It's okay to compromise at Christmas

If there’s something you don’t want to do at Christmas, explain why you don’t want to do it, and have a suggestion ready for an alternative. For example instead of taking on all the cooking you could suggest a ‘bring and share’ meal so that everyone takes a share of the work.

Source: 6 tips for a stress-free Christmas @ Relate: the relationship people

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