11 Ways to Make It Through the Holidays When You Hate the Holidays

While some people may be all about the holiday spirit, others are all about the bah humbug. The holidays are filled with hustle and bustle, which also translates into stress. In addition to getting your normal routine under control, you now have to find time to shop for your entire family, bake for the company Christmas party, decorate your dwelling (then take all those decorations down later on!), and sit next to Aunt Judy as she tells you that you’ve packed on a few pounds this year.

Ode to joy.

If you’re one of those people who just can’t get into the holidays, it’s normal. Trust me. Here are a few ways to get through to New Year’s without going into hibernation.

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