For anyone with an eating disorder, Christmas is one of the most stressful times of the year. Almost everything about it revolves around food! Imagine what it would be like for a recovering alcoholic to stay in a pub for a few weeks. It’s almost as stressful for their families. They are torn between ensuring that a traditional family Christmas goes off without a hitch, while at the same time ensuring their loved one isn’t overwhelmed and damaged by it all. Be Open And Honest The most important thing you can do is not to try and carry on … [Read more...] about How to Support Someone with an Eating Disorder at Christmas
Spending the festive period with the ones we love has to be the best part of the year. Most of us spend the entire year looking forward to Christmas cheer and being able to spend our time with those we love the most. Although the current global situation might make our prospects look bleak - it is very possible that we will at least be able to see our family at Christmas. If you are looking forward to seeing your grandkids this Christmas and enjoy their company - we have a ton of fun festive activities you can enjoy with … [Read more...] about Fun Ways To Spend Christmas With Your Grandkids
I have always been a believer in the magic of Christmas and of that jolly old elf himself, Saint Nicholas, better known as Santa Claus. Even after fifty-plus years on this planet, I still believe in the magic of the season and that Santa reigns supreme at the North Pole. The Christmas season is upon us, and with it comes all the magic and wonder the season offers for little ones to experience. The toy catalogs that we enjoyed ourselves as youngsters, the store window displays, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to kick off the season, the … [Read more...] about The Importance of Letters from Santa to Your Kids and Grandkids
The festive season is coming and with it comes a huge number of markets and amazing decorations on hand to make your home look as festive as possible but how else can you make this time truly unforgettable? In this article, we will be providing you with some top ideas on how you can make this holiday season unforgettable. Start A New Tradition Christmas time is a time for family, so why not take the time to make a new tradition? Whether you want to get matching PJs and watch your favorite film or you want to sit by the fire with … [Read more...] about How to Make This Christmas Unforgettable for Your Kids
The holiday season is up, and you're wondering whether to hold on to your old custom holiday photo cards or get rid of them altogether. The cards have been actively piling up over the years, taking up your space. Here are some practical ideas you can implement when dealing with old Christmas cards. Recycling is an Option Attaching some sentimental value to the cards plays a significant role when deliberating whether to keep the old cards. As a result, you may decide to recycle the cards. For a considerable pile, you can opt to discard … [Read more...] about Old Custom Holiday Photo Cards: To Discard or Keep?
The last few months have been challenging for everybody. Now that summer is here and the days are warm, sunny, and long, there is no reason why you should not celebrate for having made it through. Whether you can celebrate a shift in your career, a new addition to your family, or just good news, there are some alternative holidays that you can use as inspiration to have a celebration. And don’t forget that a national or international holiday calls for a themed party! Here are some ideas for your upcoming gathering. Christmas in … [Read more...] about Need a Celebration? Here Are Some Alternative Holidays That Are Happening Now!
Christmas is almost here, and with that comes the need to plan our financial spending and scheduling to a T. Even those with money to burn are likely interested in making this event the most wonderful version of Christmas they can, particularly because it heralds the start of a new decade. As such, searching for value with care and diligence can be a wonderful thing to keep in mind, and to try and achieve. Squeezing the most value out of your Christmas spending, then, is worth your time. You may not wish to be too tight with your financial … [Read more...] about Squeezing The Most Value Out Of Your Christmas Spending
It’s that time of year again when you have to put your thinking cap on. What on Earth are you going to buy your nearest and dearest this Christmas? You could opt to play it safe with a voucher or some cash but this is boring and shows a distinct lack of thought. Alternatively, you could go for something a little more exciting. You need some help with your gift-giving. It’s challenging to think of an array of presents that will raise a genuine smile come Christmas morning. Kids are fairly easy - find out what the top toys for Christmas are to … [Read more...] about Christmas Gifts For All The Family