|HOLIDAY SURVIVAL GUIDE:
TIPS FOR COOKING & MORE
While many people look forward to the holidays and spending time with their family and friends, it can be a stressful time. To help you get through it and even have fun, here are a few tips.
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For less-stress cooking, delegate appetizers, sides, and dessert—or write out a list of tasks that others can tackle like peeling potatoes. Stick to your tried and true recipes, and even embrace shortcuts like boxed stuffing. Don’t forget to play your favorite tunes and take breaks.
If you’ll be a guest, bring fresh fruit or a nice bottle of wine. Help in the kitchen, corral the kids, or volunteer to do the dishes. Also, steer conversations away from hot topics and drink responsibly.