Tag: holiday stress

Holiday Decorating from the Heart

#4. Tips for Holiday Decor From the Heart

When You Want Decorating Bliss Don’t compete with Martha Stewart, (or anyone you know) for best-dressed house, table, or cookie tray. Do find the heart in the holidays. Ask and answer what touches you the most to display or offer. From the series: 11 Ways Holiday Stress Ruins Relationships, andRead More

When you want to make the holidays fun for everyone

Holiday Fun When ‘We Don’t Like the Same Things’

#3. When You Want Holiday Plans to be Fun for Everyone Don’t rely on your assumptions about what everyone really needs or wants. DO… talk a few times beforehand about what your loved ones really enjoy about the holidays, family time, winter break. Why This Works… What’s important to you aboutRead More

Surviving the Holidays with those Crazy Family Members: 8 Ways to Avoid Trouble and Enjoy Yourself More

The holidays can be a stressful and disruptive time, especially if you plan to visit family. Enjoying time with relatives is important to you, but you may dread being around a certain people, or being hounded or nagged. You don’t want this to ruin your celebration. With family, there isRead More