Each year Christmas seems to sneak-up on me, this year especially. A week ago, I felt like I had all the time in the world to get things in order and check off items on my to-do list. Now, I find myself wishing there were 36 hours in a day.
I have a lot of unfinished, half-started projects around the house this year. I only put out half of my decorations, and even that has seemed to take forever. I have to admit that sometimes my DIY mentality gets the best of me, and I end up trying to do too much myself. That's why I was so thankful to read Fish Mama's post this morning. (Life as Mom: More Important than Your To-Do List)
Focusing on what is truly more important than your to do list is definitely one way to Alleviate Stress and Discover Joy. Sometimes I just need a little reminder from someone else.