Why do we allow ourselves to get into such panic frenzies and stress out over the Christmas holidays? We spend so much time worrying about the perfect gifts that we lose the real meaning of Christmas. Ask any soldier who’s deployed away from their families what they want most for Christmas and 99% of them will say all they want for Christmas is to be home with their families. Presents are nice but they are not what we remember about Christmas.
Christmas carols used to ring in the season, now the malls are playing Jingle Bells in July. By the time December rolls around everyone is tired of hearing Christmas songs and a grinch-like Christmas attitude has swept over consumers. If you’re tired of the hustle and bustle, the stress, the frantic worrying and the financial burden of just too much Christmas, then have a change of attitude and follow these tips to celebrate Christmas in a simple manner that’s much less stressful and more meaningful.