Why does this time of year bring a lot of stress to many people? Is it the expectations of others or our own expectations to have a “perfect” holiday? Is it that our schedules get packed with holiday parties, out-of-town guests and other holiday time obligations?
This year, do something different! Do what you have said you were going to do last year, the year before that, and the year before that… Simplify your holidays by saying NO to events, tasks, and projects that are cluttering up your calendar and absorbing all your energy. Create a list of the things you will NOT do this year and post it where you will be reminded each day.
Another way to simplify your holidays is to plan ahead and be well prepared. This simple step may take some time initially, but will save you MOUNDS of time in the long run. Here are a few easy tips to get yourself prepared for the big day.
Tip #1: Write out your timetable
Take a peek at this article (click this link) offering various organizing tips for simplifying your holiday season.
What is your favorite holiday organizing tip? Please share your tips below in the comment box. We’d love to hear from you!
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