Get your free guide, "Dodge the Duds, Pick the Winners".  I Can Use That!  >

Free Guide

Don't Go Overboard

by Debbie Ruston
(London, Canada)

I think we have been "conditioned" to go overboard at Christmas with all the "must do's" Baking, cooking, etc...when my children were small, I was the mom that "thought" I had to bake hundreds of Christmas cookies, make our own wrapping (by doing potato stamping with the kids), we made our own perfect gift tags for the gifts.....and every year I got more and more stressed with all the extra "stuff".....

I learned when my children were small, the most important thing is the time we give the people we love...

I made a decision to take 10 min and go to a local shop and buy the baking I wanted, to buy pre-made gift wrap and gift tags and get rid of all the time consumers I had put on my plate, and just chill out and enjoy the holidays.

Everything does NOT have to be home made! Wow, I still do this today, 20 years later, and it has made a huge difference!

Last night I went to a Christmas party...everyone brought an appetizer, we ordered Chinese food and there was no stress...just pure fun!

That's the way life should be! And, when all else fails, a couple of glasses of wine always helps:)
Debbie Ruston

Debbie Ruston -
Entrepreneur - International Trainer


SUZIE'S COMMENTS...

Debbie, Great examples of how fun to-do's can turn into must to-do's and eventually add up to to much and more stress.

Good for you letting it go and getting back to basics and a focus on FUN! (and wine). :)

All the Best, and More!
Suzie

Comments for Don't Go Overboard

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Dec 07, 2009
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Debbie's Website
by: Suzie

http://www.Abundant-Lifestyle.com

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Peace Love Happiness and Joy Comments, Tips and Insights.



Contact Us To Schedule a Complimentary Consulting Call or to Ask Questions


Priceless Professional Home

Copyright © 2004-2017 Priceless Professional Development

Privacy Policy   |   Sitemap   |   Powered by Solo Built It!