As I reflect on another year and preparing for the upcoming holiday season, I can say with confidence that this isn’t the blog I was hoping to write. I truly hoped we were leaving the days of social distancing, masks, and virtual events behind—but it seems that as we face this holiday season we are still dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. I thought that planning an entire holiday season without being around others, with shipping delays and supply chain issues, and only seeing people’s faces with their masks on was a one-time occurrence but here we are again.  Supporting our...