Top Tips for A Stress-Free (well, almost) Christmas

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It’s that most wonderful time of the year, when bells jingle, stars twinkle and treetops glisten. There is no doubt that Christmas is truly magical for most people. However, for some, Christmas can be tough. Some have bad associations of the festive period; others are painfully aware of absent friends. Some are alone, and some just find it too stressful. 

If you are in the latter category and you really want to enjoy Christmas, but you are just a little overwhelmed by the massive to-do list that never seems to go down, these tips to reduce your stress levels might just be the best Christmas gift that you ever receive.

Manage Expectations…  

Much of our Christmas stress comes from the pressure of meeting others’ expectations.