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PREPARE!! PREPARE!! PREPARE!!
I know it seems early, call me crazy, but if you call me in December I’ll be cool as a cucumber because YES I start preparing for Christmas in August!
Use my monthly guide below to calm the chaos this holiday season!
Create a Budget
Find a cute notebook you will use for your 2018 Christmas season.
Who do you share a gift with? Who will you buy for and who will you DIY for? Write a list.
Gather gift ideas and keep them in a list, check them off as you go.
Start DIY hand-crafted gifts.
Keep your eye open for random gifts that people on your “buy” list will enjoy.
“Pin” and search for decor/entertaining/holiday crafts you will want to complete for December.
Who do you send Christmas cards to? Write a list.
Start gathering supplies for holiday craft projects.
Begin seriously shopping for Christmas “buy” recipients.
Make all handcrafted gifts.
Order and mail Christmas cards.
Plan out December events and activities and create a bucket list.
Plan to host one party in your home.
Plan out family Advent calendar.
Display your December bucket list.
Finish decorating your home.
Wrap all gifts.
Enjoy your Advent calendar.
Cherish the month of December with your family.
Looking for Christmas crafts and decor to add to your list?