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Why Are We Treating The Holidays Like Something to “Get Through”?

Surviving the Christmas rush doesn’t have to be a marathon of meeting expectations.

A Christmas tree with lights illuminated in a darkened room. A fireplace is to the left of the tree, with framed photos displayed in built-in shelves behind the tree. Wrapped gifts are arranged underneath the tree.
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“This is the happiest I’ll be between now and next year,” my friend said morosely, staring into her coffee cup.

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Laura Williams-Burke

Laura Williams-Burke

Cat mom. Philly transplant, now residing in New England. Lover of coffee, books, and Bruce Springsteen. LauraWilliamsBurke.com

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