First step to getting organized for Christmas with a holiday calendar? Decide where your family will spend the holiday season.
Will you visit family for Thanksgiving or take a Christmas holiday? Make travel plans now!
Booking airplane flights, hotels and rental cars early helps keep costs down, while advance planning ensures that you'll have your choice of seat assignments, routes and carriers.
Plan early for the smoothest trip--and try these tips to keep the “happy” in holiday travel:
To keep clutter at bay, think "erase the evidence"! When you leave a room, pause for a moment and survey your surroundings. Chances are, you'll find evidence of recent activity: a drinking glass, disordered pillows, a dropped toy. Take a few seconds to "erase the evidence", tucking the glass into the dishwasher, replacing the pillows or tossing the toy in the toy basket, to cut clutter as you go.