Christmas is but a few short days away and there is a definite dash of excitement in the air, mixed with a huge heap of panic about getting everything ready in time.
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The Christmas holiday may be one of the most exciting and wonderful times of the year, but like any major event, it brings with it a whole host of potential problems. From broken appliances to burnt turkeys, you need to be prepared for any eventuality.
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.
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…
Some people prepare their Christmas dinner according to a precise spreadsheet of timings. Others chaotically hurl everything into the oven and hope for the best. (You know which one you are.) One thing’s for sure, the stresses of cooking Christmas dinner mean you need your kitchen appliances to be in tip top shape to support you.