‘Tis the season to be jolly...and overwhelmed. If your stress is reaching Santa’s-workshop-in-December levels, we’ve got some hacks to get you sailing through the season like a pro.
Time to get out the ugly sweaters and peppermint bark. Holiday season crunch time is here.
Sometimes fancy soap doesn’t cut it. We have gift recs for everyone, even for that person who's impossible to shop for.
BTW, the last day to ship packages and cards is coming up.
We’re not going to sugar(plum) coat it for you. The holidays can be pricey.
You're not imagining things. Skimm Notes explains the holiday creep. You'll learn...
✷ What the holiday creep is
✷ Why it’s such a big deal for retailers
✷ How some people are fighting the creep
You may have gifted, hosted, partied, and even saved. But don’t forget to take some “me” time. Grab a cup of tea, throw on that new PJ set, and dive into some of these reads.
But if all else fails and you just need to sit in a dark room for a couple hours...head to the movies.
Here’s how to spread some holiday cheer to those who need a little extra.
Finding the perfect gift, running through the airport, and pleasantly listening to everyone’s career and life advice can be stressful. Deep breaths. And remember: it’s a time of year to appreciate the ones you love.
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