Helpful links for a hollier jollier Christmas

Christmas is almost here. This time of year can be magical, but it can also be one of the hardest, busiest, and most stressful times of year.

But look: cute dogs!
Christmas dogs 2016

Today I’m sharing a little round up of posts to help you keep the holiday more joyful than stressful.

Kids’ activities for the season:

crochet Christmas star

Try these ideas if you’re stuck for gifts:

Keep gift-giving simple.

Christmas 2016 wooden whale

Spread kindness and give yourself a break.

Happy Christmastime, friends! Don’t let the should-dos, should-makes, should-buys steal the joy of the season — but do be sure to spend a little extra time taking care of YOU so you can spread joy instead of stress.

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