Tag Archives: Santa Clause

“Breathe” Through the Frenzy of the Holidays

25 Dec

Today is Christmas and the 9th day of Santa’s tips for celebrating the holidays.  It’s entitled, “Breathe”  – Yogi Santa (image below) encourages you to relax and breathe in the midst of the frenzy and festivities of the season.  (And while you say you don’t have time, taking a yoga class or two will help you with the whole breathing thing)breathe_cropped

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Santa’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas- #8- Give To Others

22 Dec

#8 of Be Brave. Lose the Beige’s tips for celebrating Christmas is – Give to Others- Let generosity be your guide during this holiday season. (That does not necessarily mean, however, overindulging your children)give to others card

#7 of Santa’s 12 Tips for Celebrating Christmas- Eat Forbidden Foods

20 Dec

#7 of Be Brave. Lose the Beige’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas is “Eat Forbidden Foods”  – We diet all year long.  Christmas calls for a vacation from dieting.   And don’t feel guilty.  (OK, so just don’t eat the whole pie)forbidden food Santa

Day 6 of Santa’s 12 Tips for Celebrating Christmas- Sing Holiday Songs

19 Dec

Day 6 of Be Brave. Lose the Beige’s tips for celebrating Christmas is “Sing Holiday Songs”   – After all, aren’t carols some of the only songs we know by heart?   Singing tinsel tunes puts everyone in a better frame of mind.sing holiday songs santa

Day #5 of Santa’s 12 Tips for Celebrating Christmas- “Enjoy Other’s Traditions”

18 Dec

#5 of Santa’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas – Enjoy Others’ Traditions.  There is Chanukah, Ramadan, and Boxing Day.  Christmas isn’t the only celebration occurring during this season.   enjoy others traditions santa

Santa’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas- Tip #4 “Go on Vacation”

17 Dec

Number #4 in Santa’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas is-  Go on Vacation  – Ok, so this idea may be far from traditional, but sometimes you might just need to use the holiday season as an opportunity to take a much needed vacation.   Even if Christmas is about family, sometimes one needs a break from family.  Going away provides just such an excuse.go on vacation santa

Santa’s Tips for Celebrating Christmas- Do Traditional Things

15 Dec

This is day 3 of Santa’s 12 Tips for Celebrating Christmas.  Tip for the day- Do Traditional Things- Trim a “real tree” not an artificial one.  It helps make the holiday more authentic.  It can be a bit of a pain wrestling the tree into its stand and making sure it stays upright.  Real trees certainly have their share of imperfections, but they can serve as a reminder that things aren’t supposed to be perfect.  Besides, they smell so good.traditions-trim a real tree