Every year, do you feel like December flies by in the blink of an eye? This is what is known as the ‘holiday paradox’ and leaves people feeling like there is never enough time to get everything done. This Christmas, why not try these top tips to help counteract the paradox and allow you to enjoy this December to the fullest.
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Everyone knows that one of the staple items of the Christmas period is the advent calendar. However, this year, instead of gaining something for yourself, why not offer something to someone else? Below are some examples of good deeds you can carry out to create your very own Reverse Advent Calendar.
Christmas is for the kids you say, as you look back wistfully on those innocent years when it was all truly magical. Conveniently, you forget all about the rubbish things that used to happen to you. We say its high time for a little reminder…
We all know that how you tackle life as a child is vastly different from how you do so as an adult. Christmas is no exception to this rule!
We’re willing to bet that when you were young, you had that one toy you valued above all others. Chances are it had to be pried out of your protesting hands even to clean it. You made your parents fix it time and time again until it gradually got worn beyond all recognition.
Occasionally over the Christmas period, you might find yourself in conversation with a distant relative or friend you haven’t spoken to in a while. You’re both trying so hard but the awkward silence is looming…
Christmas specials, films and game shows are back to back on Christmas day, so it can be hard not to spend the whole day sitting in front of the box!
A smell can instantly transport you back into a world of memories. Nothing beats a whiff of pine trees or the fragrance of cinnamon wafting from the kitchen to get you in the Christmas spirit.
Quite a few people meticulously plan out a perfect Christmas. They use extremely organised checklists, which often incorporate colour coding and precise timelines. This is nothing like that.