I tend to remind myself that having everything perfect (tree, cookies,food,gifts) is not important... Being with your loved ones and enjoying the day is really all that matters..and what the holiday season should be about.
stressful....very stressful. I can usually only enjoy Christmas day, since most of the BS has passed
if they're stressful ........your doin it wrong
I am having a really easy Christmas this year. I started shopping early, planning ahead and I do mean weeks ahead, and finding this year to be much less stressful. The odd part is that I think I am enjoying the holiday a little less because of the lack of stress.
I enjoy them