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Thanksgiving Stress Relief

By November 12, 2009

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Now that Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching, and the stores are all stocked with holiday decor, the holiday season is gaining momentum. For many people, this means adding extra cleaning and cooking, hosting and hostessing, and other activity to an already-packed schedule. There are also the decisions of who to see, who stays where, or whether home is the place to be, and balancing everyone's needs and feelings.

How much stress should you endure (from travel, cooking and dealing with difficult relatives) for the special moments Thanksgiving brings?

There are many decisions to be made, but keeping in mind the main focus of the holidays--love, family and gratitude, can help keep stress at bay. And here are a few other things to think about.

Elizabeth's Thanksgiving Stress Relief

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November 26, 2010 at 5:20 pm
(1) Christinia says:

Hey!!! Happy Thanksgiving!! .!! :) :)
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, and every year I like to get into the mood-extend the holiday, as it were-by reading “Thanksgiving novels.” And in addition, those stories are mostly about family, about coming together to heal old hurts and giving thanks for the gift of love. … .. =
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