Surviving the Christmas Countdown: A Parent’s Guide

by lcmremodel

ell, it’s almost Christmas. How’s it going?

If you tried to answer that and found you could produce only a strange clicking sound and not actual words, I understand and hear you loud and clear. Back in November I encouraged you to assess conditions, take an honest look at your life and plan your holidays accordingly. I know that was a hard assignment, as it requires having a firm grasp on reality, something even the strongest of us can lose when the holidays are nigh. It’s time to take another look and reassess conditions. Maybe your circumstances have changed in the past couple of weeks. Or perhaps, now that we’re neck deep in December, you have a clearer sense of what you can or cannot do in these waning hours before Christmas. Here are a few tips to help get you through.