A Little Holiday Entertainment Planning Goes Long WayWe have all heard this our entire lives: plan ahead. It's actually a good idea at any time of year, but in this run up to Thanksgiving and Christmas, this is a good time to look to the little things so they don't become big things. Here are some examples:
Shipping Christmas PresentsDue to the current state of things, more people will be staying put this holiday season rather than traveling to see family. If you do not usually ship gifts, you may want to consider it this year. The post office offers priority flat rate boxes that only cost $8-20 depending on the size of the box.
20 Weeks Until ChristmasDon't let the holiday season sneak up on you, start planning early. This page has advice for what to do at 20 weeks until Christmas.
Tips to Simplify ChristmasThis page contains tips to simplify Christmas. Are you looking to avoid the chaos that comes with getting ready for the holidays? Here are some tips to simply everything from gift wrapping to Christmas cards.
Planning for ChristmasThis is a page about planning for Christmas. When you start planning your holiday early, it helps you save money, complete your projects, and leaves you time enjoy the season.
Keeping a Christmas JournalThis is a page about keeping a Christmas journal. Documenting the things you want and do for the holiday season can help you plan your food, decorations and activities for the next year.
Western Themed Christmas Tree?This is a page about western themed Christmas tree. With sheriff stars, cowboy hats, boots and ornaments, it can be fun to have a western theme for your holiday decorations.
Celebrating Christmas on a BudgetThis page is about celebrating Christmas on a budget. When you choose at Christmas to only spend what money you have to spare, you can still enjoy what is important.
Celebrating Christmas with FriendsThis is a page to celebrating Christmas with friends. Christmas can be a special time to share with the ones you love, and your friends are no exception.
Christmas Party Ideas?This page contains Christmas party ideas. The winter holiday season gives us many opportunities for festive gatherings.
Christmas Family Gathering IdeasThis is a page about Christmas family gathering ideas. It is exciting, fun, and sometimes frustrating trying to plan the next family Christmas gathering.
Creating a Christmas ListThis page is about creating a Christmas list.To keep Christmas shopping within your budget, it helps to make a list.
Preparing for ChristmasThis is a page about preparing for Christmas. Preparing for Christmas in advance is a great way to have a stress free holiday. There are many things you can get ready months before the holiday arrives.
Organizing Church Christmas Parties for Very Large Groups?What are the great ideas for organizing church Christmas parties for 2000 people? And what activities can one include?
Spreading the Cost of ChristmasIt's a bit late for this year but, if you want to spread the cost of Christmas, buy 1 or 2 extra items every time you do a 'grocery' shop and store them for parents' or in-laws' Christmas presents.
Shop For Christmas During Back To SchoolThis may sound really crazy to a lot of people but I have a way of saving money at Christmas time that is unique. In August when the kids go back to school, our state has a no tax weekend for school supplies and other school related items.
5 Tips to Simplify ChristmasTo save time year after year, save all Christmas cards received and start an electronic database on your computer. Then print out all address labels and use pinking shears or decorative scissors to cut the labels out into charming shapes.
Making a Photo Christmas Wish ListSometimes when you are telling family members what you would like for Christmas, there is confusion. I know that sometimes when I am buying for someone, I wonder "is this the right item?"
Start Preparing for Christmas in JanuaryChristmas is one of the best times of the year; spending quality time with family and friends; sharing some hearty meals and building new memories. Unfortunately it is also one of the most expensive times of the year, a time that could leave your budget in a complete mess.