Posts Tagged ‘keeping calm at Christmas’

Keep Calm, It’s Only Christmas

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Preparing for Christmas is a bit like a marathon. You set off on the start line thinking how much you’ve got to do – the shopping, catering, decorating, sending cards and so on. Trying to respond to these demands whilst dealing with last minute costume dramas for the school panto can be a stitch waiting to happen! Have you considered how you’ll survive the actual day without something tripping you up? Over time, stress can build up, especially when you put yourself under immense pressure to conform to society’s traditions and expectations. Before you have a complete meltdown on what it supposed to be a fun occasion, here are some ideas to help you get over the finish line in one piece! (more…)