Happier Holidays Planner E-Work-book
The December of Your Dreams
Simplify, Make Merry – and Make Meaning
Whether You Celebrate Christmas, Chanuka, Solstice or Kwanza
Are you yearning for more peace and simplicity this December? Would you like to use the holidays to connect more deeply with your family, so you start the new year energized and happy together? Do you need a little help getting organized -- paring back to what really matters? This workbook helps you create your own plan for more meaning, more joy, and more presence this holiday season. From ideas for simple, meaningful family traditions to easy, practical gift giving to helping your child look past the commercialism to find the spirit of the season, this workbook will help you create the December of your dreams.
In this 105 page ebook, you'll find:
Table of Contents
Imagine it's January 1
What would you like to get out of this Happier Holidays Workbook?
STEP 1: PRIORITIZE!
My Happier Holiday Priorities
BE A RECOVERING PERFECTIONIST
WHAT MATTERS MOST?
My most treasured holiday moments
STEP 2: FAMILY TRADITIONS THAT MAKE MEMORIES
HOW TO CREATE TRADITIONS THAT MAKE MERRY, MAKE MEANING, AND BRING YOUR FAMILY CLOSER
50 Ideas for New Family Traditions
STEP 3: MORE PRESENCE, FEWER PRESENTS
JUST SAY NO TO COMMERCIALISM
HOW TO KEEP YOUR CHILD FROM GETTING THE GIMMEES
PRESENTS FOR NON-IMMEDIATE FAMILY
MAKING HOMEMADE PRESENTS WITH YOUR KIDS
12 EASY GIFTS KIDS CAN MAKE WITH A LITTLE HELP
QUICK RECIPES FOR HOMEMADE GIFTS
Perfect Pumpkin Bread
Bodacious Bath Salts
Easy Homemade Ornaments
My Present List to Buy or Make
STEP 4: ALL TOGETHER NOW
TALKING WITH YOUR FAMILY ABOUT YOUR HOLIDAY PLANS
Our Family Holiday Traditions & Plan for this year, old and new
Our Win/Win Solutions
PRIORITIZE CONNECTING WITH YOUR FAMILY
Dates I’m planning during this holiday season with my kids and other family members
DAILY RITUALS TO STAY CONNECTED DURING DECEMBER
STEP 5: LIVE THE SPIRIT OF THE SEASON
HELP YOUR CHILD DISCOVER HER INNER ANGEL.
NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS: TAKE SOME FAMILY TIME FOR REFLECTION
My New Year’s Resolution
What will be different in my life once I accomplish my New Year’s Resolution
My Plan: How I will support myself so that I can accomplish my New Year’s Resolution
To accomplish my New Year’s resolution, I will take this step in the right direction today
STEP 6: SIDE-STEP HOLIDAY STRESS
HOLIDAY SURVIVAL GUIDE
HOLIDAY SURVIVAL PLANNING LIST
My Meal Plan
My Errands Plan
CULTIVATE ENOUGH-NESS BY NURTURING YOURSELF.
MY PERSONALIZED PLAN TO TAKE CARE OF MYSELF THIS DECEMBER
My Food Plan
My Exercise and Fresh Air Plan
My Spiritual Replenishment Plan
My Abundance Plan
HEAL THE GHOST OF HOLIDAYS PAST
LEARN FROM YOUR PAST MISTAKES, AND THEY BECOME LEARNING EXPERIENCES
MY HOLIDAY MANTRAS
LIFE IS NOT A DRESS REHEARSAL: DON’T POSTPONE JOY!
My Joy List