Simple Ways To Find Joy During The Holidays

December 24, 2022

Quote of the Week

"I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures." -- Lao Tzu

Simple Ways To Find Joy During The Holidays

The holiday season can make simple living a challenge. There are many activities to choose from, things to do, traditions to follow and sometimes it is a lot to handle! Children, in particular, benefit from simplicity through the holiday season. Through simplicity, we create precious memories, enjoy and appreciate gifts, and decrease activities to those that matter to us the most. You can have a fulfilling holiday season that matters to your child by using simplicity and mindful living. This week's featured article from Greater Good magazine discusses simple ways to find joy during the holidays.

Reading Corner

Title: Simplicity Parenting
By: Kim John Payne
Ages: Adult

"Today’s busier, faster society is waging an undeclared war on childhood. With too much stuff, too many choices, and too little time, children can become anxious, have trouble with friends and school, or even be diagnosed with behavioral problems. Now internationally renowned family consultant Kim John Payne helps parents reclaim for their children the space and freedom that all kids need for their attention to deepen and their individuality to flourish. Simplicity Parenting offers inspiration, ideas, and a blueprint for change" --Publishers

Be the Change

Try any of these 10 ways to simplify your holiday from GreenChild magazine.