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How to Simplify Christmas – Traditions to Stop Doing

How to Simplify Christmas – Traditions to Stop Doing

We love traditions. But traditions do come at a cost: your time and effort. Add too many cherished family traditions and the scales can tip in an unhealthy direction. So we’ve compiled a list of traditions to stop doing to simplify Christmas. For some of these, you may just opt to scale back rather than stop. You may choose a few traditions to skip just for one year. And others might come to a permanent halt.

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Yes, You Really Can Manage Your Time

Yes, You Really Can Manage Your Time

We're often running on coffee and dry shampoo, but it's not a good long-term survival technique. If you're serious about implementing some time management strategies to make life more manageable at work and at home, you've come to the right place. We're kicking off a series of blog posts to help you save time in areas that need the most help: meal planning, parenting and taking care of ourselves. We'll focus on the big picture first, and then take a look at some time-saving hacks for meal planning and cooking.

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4 Traditions That Are Worth Your Time (Every Time)

4 Traditions That Are Worth Your Time (Every Time)

Kristie and I pooled our favorite fall traditions and dug into them to explore why they mean so much to us. What we found made us realize that the value of solid traditions goes way beyond the “feel-good” factor: they can make us healthier, strengthen our relationships with friends and neighbors, and create memories that link generations together.  Bottom line: some traditions are worth the time even when time is the one thing we never seem to have.

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