Fashion, Holidays, Lifestyle, Outfits

Tips for the Holidays

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Hey guys!!!

If you are anything like me during the holidays…IT’S CRAZY!  I would like to share a few tricks to maybe keep just a little bit of your sanity this Christmas Season!

  1. My first tip is make a list! Make them for anything and everything, but my one that I make sure to always make is the list of people I am buying for and the amount that I will be spending on them that year. As I purchase their gift I then star their name, and when I have wrapped it I then cross it off! This has proven to help me stay focused and on task!
  2. My second tip is to wrap as you go. If you are anything like me, you have turned to completely online shopping… and even if you haven’t this tip is still pretty helpful. Whether you went to the mall and bought something or it came to your door, wrap it when you get it, so you are not stuck wrapping a million gifts christmas eve!
  3. Buy your wrapping paper the year before. I like to go when it is dirt cheap and stock up, so that way when you start to buy gifts, you are not also buying wrapping paper at top dollar, on top of everything else you are purchasing at this time of year. Plus as soon as you get that first gift you already have your paper, and you can wrap it and throw it under the tree! So don’t forget after christmas to go and get that wrapping paper!!
  4. Go out and purchase a few nice things for yourself, for all the functions and parties that you will be having to attend during the season. This way with all the hustle and bustle when it comes time to get ready you have a few go to’s that will make your life so much easier!
  5. Bake at night. I don’t know how much more I can say than that, as cute and fun as it can be to bake with your kids, it can be super stressful too, and usually make more of a mess. I’m not saying you can’t bake with your kids during the holidays, but if it is for parties or gifts I just prefer to do it at night after I put jones to bed. It seems to go smoother and less of  a mess!
  6. Have Diet Coke and cinnamon bears on stock, or whatever your go to chill out snack is, because trust me we all need a break!
  7. My last tip is to enjoy! EnJOY this wonderful Holiday season! Although it can be crazy and busy it can be so rewarding and amazing if you let it be! Enjoy the treats, the company, and the beauty all around you, because before you know it another one has come and gone! Hope you all have a fabulous week, and can find some JOY in the crazy!

xoxo,

JayCee

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  1. Ashley Zeal

    December 12, 2016 at 4:53 pm

    Your top is so cute! Loving these tips!

  2. Lexi

    December 12, 2016 at 5:05 pm

    Aww, you are too cute! And I am loving that maxi cardigan. <3

  3. Stefanie

    December 12, 2016 at 5:16 pm

    oh my goodness that it the cutest shirt! i bet all eyes were on you!

    -Stefanie
    http://www.thestylesafari.com

  4. Greta

    December 12, 2016 at 7:37 pm

    Love your tips! I always buy wrapping paper, ribbons and bows on Dec. 26 since they’re on major sale. Also love this cute ornament top!

    Greta | http://www.gretahollar.com

  5. Brittani

    December 12, 2016 at 8:40 pm

    Oh my gosh your top is so cute and you look amazing! These tips are super helpful!

    xo,
    Britt

    http://www.bybrittanilauren.com

  6. Sara Oberton

    December 13, 2016 at 5:56 am

    This sweater is so adorable! I love all of your tips too!

  7. Angelle MArix

    December 14, 2016 at 3:30 am

    This tee is so perfect on you!! Love how you Styled it!!

    xoxo,
    Angelle
    http://www.dashingdarlin.com

  8. Je

    December 14, 2016 at 7:50 am

    Such great tips! Also, that top is so cute for your bump!
    – Jessica
    Miss Moore Style

  9. Nina

    December 14, 2016 at 7:44 pm

    Awww that top is so cute!!

    Xo, Nina
    Law of Fashion Blog

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