Planning & Safety

Christmas means road trips, package wraps and ribbons, a fully trimmed tree, and more challenges for parents. Here's what you need to know for planning and safety this Christmas season.

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4 Holiday Money Tips That Will Help You Stick to Your Budget
Making a holiday budget (and sticking to it) can help you and your family have a happy holiday—without spending money you might regret later.
Hack the Holidays: 7 Gift-Wrapping Strategies for Busy Parents
Cut (perfectly-creased) corners this holiday season with these clever gift-wrapping hacks from experts.
How to Tackle Holiday To-Dos as a Family
No need to take on all those holiday tasks solo! Here's how to get your crew involved for a smoother (and more fun!) holiday season.
3 Ways to Have a Happier Holiday — Even When You're Handling Tough Stuff
The holidays aren't always the most wonderful time of the year, but these three tips can help you cope.
Teaching Good Manners for the Holidays
Family reunions. Fancy meals. The holidays provide the perfect opportunity to teach your child basic manners.

More Planning & Safety

Plan a Stress-Free Holiday: Fun Organizing Tips
We know you're making your list and checking it a bazillion times, so be sure to consult our cheat sheet of 36 creative ways to make your holidays more organized -- and more fun.
Avoid Holiday Burnout
Children love the holidays -- sometimes a little too much. How do you avoid overstimulation and celebration burnout?
Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

When you're making your house look festive and fun, follow these safety tips to ensure a happy holiday season.