The Holidays: Feast or Famine?

Whether the holiday season represents celebrating the birth of Jesus or of exchanging gifts and spending time with family and friends (or both), many of us find ourselves especially stressed and overwhelmed during the month of December. The media sells us a Normal Rockwell portrait of joyful gatherings with extended family members complete with well-dressed and well-behaved children under the glow of Christmas tree lights exchanging the perfectly chosen and elegantly wrapped gift that is well received and duly appreciated, while the reality is we arrive late to the gathering with a store bought pie and last minute present shoved in a gift bag left over from Easter that we hope passes for Ch

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