about November 11th, start a Holiday Notebook.
Label each page with your ‘to do’ categories like Wrapping, Gift
Ordering, Gift Buying, Baking, Entertaining, Decorating, Events, and so on.
page and write down everything you can think of that needs to be done,
acquired, researched, ordered, purchased, and put on the calendar — in the proper category.
page, calendar in hand, and put your ideal completion dates next to each item
week from now til the holidays.
have to do is follow the plan. Be ready
to make changes here and there, use the rest of the notebook for sub lists and
gift ideas, to keep track of gifts you receive for thank you’s later, and for
ideas for next year. And be ready for a
feeling you haven’t had around the holiday hectics in a long time: peace.
My gift to you!
Until next time…