Is your holiday spirit already starting to fizzle?
If you are a) human and b) in America, chances are, everywhere you go this time of year, you are bombarded by magazine covers and social media posts telling you everything you need to know about the holidays.
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Helpful as it’s meant to be, it can all be a bit daunting, like someone is shouting at you HAVE SOME FUN ALREADY for the entire month of December.
I get as excited about all the holiday hoopla as the next person, but if the whole thing skates by without moments of true meaningfulness and connection, I end up feeling a little…empty. It’s the emotional equivalent of bingeing on cotton candy and gummy bears all day.
Thankfully, the condition is curable. With that, here are ways to easily (I promise) infuse meaning into the holidays.