Simplify Your Holidays

You're dreaming of the perfect Christmas ... but there's always a gulf between you and your dream. Not enough time. Not enough money. Not enough energy to manage all the holiday chores and to celebrate, too.

There's hope! Try these holiday articles from Cynthia Ewer, author and editor of Web site Organized Home. They'll help you get organized, save money, and focus the celebration around your own values.

Get Organized

Want to cut stress during the Christmas holiday season? Get organized! Make a Christmas planner, set aside a Christmas organizing center and try these holiday tips from Cynthia Ewer.

Reality Check Reality Check

What's the secret to happy holidays? A reality check! Keep your celebration grounded in reality--and your own values--to simplify the holidays and celebrate the Christmas season.

Gifts and Giving Gifts and Giving

Holiday giving doesn't have to break the bank! Save money and simplify holiday gift-giving with these holiday tips from author Cynthia Ewer.

Get Cooking Get Cooking

Christmas wouldn't be the same without holiday cooking. Make the season merry with ideas to save money and simplify cooking and baking chores.

Decorate Decorate

Deck the halls ... with ease! These ideas for frugal, festive decorations won't break the budget or strain storage areas. Create a beautiful holiday home for Christmas.

Celebrate Celebrate

Celebrate the season with these ideas to simplify holiday traditions. Includes teaching children to give and low-cost, low-stress ways to celebrate Christmas.