Posts tagged with: christmas

To Gift or Not to Gift?

Like it or not gifts can be the focus of the holidays.  Although the act of giving is important, I consider giving from the heart to be even more important.  Here are some ideas on how to deal with gift giving during the holiday season: Cut your list.  My husband and I have reduced our list significantly – we view time spent with friends and family as a bigger gift.  The gift of time spent

Are You Ready for the Holidays?

Thanksgiving has come and gone as the official kick off of the holiday season.  What does that mean for you?  Shopping, parties, guests over to visit?  I work with clients every year who feel overwhelmed by the mere thought of the season.  The main issues that create stress in this holiday season are related to not saying “NO” enough.  Does your calendar really need to be so crammed?  Did you really have fun at the