How to tell your family you’re not coming home for the holidays

Nov 20, 2020 · 4 min read

The CDC has new advice against traveling for the holidays. Insider asked psychologists for tips on how to cancel plans with family at the last minute.

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By Julia Naftulin and Anna Medaris Miller

Breaking tradition with your family can feel daunting, especially when it comes to the holidays.

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