Ho, Ho, Ho, I’m a HoH! Surviving the Hearing Holidays

Q:  At the start of every holiday season, what’s more common than cookie recipes and decorating ideas? A:  Articles on how to survive the holiday season! They fall like snowflakes on social media, these survival-blogs that offer advice on coping with the annual issues of season – loneliness, depression, finances, family dysfunction, grief—and hearing loss.…

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When the Christmas Music Changes

I adore Christmas, especially the tingle-inducing music.  But this holiday season, I’m wondering—when did I lose the ability to sing it?  (Some in my family would tell you that I never had that ability, but they’re such kidders. They know I can sing well—if I manage to stay on key.) Growing up, I sang in Christmas…

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