40+ Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips

40+ Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips | thegoodstuff

The holidays are a wonderful time to get together with family, share laughs at old memories, and make new ones together. However, with the holidays often comes stress. Whether your family is big or small, you’ll be serving up meals and planning Christmas Eve and Christmas Day festivities, not to mention shopping for last-minute gifts and wrapping them up tight.

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Before you get overwhelmed, take a deep breath and relax! We’ve got you covered with 40+ holiday entertaining tips, including meals to serve up or bring to a family member’s house. Serve up some festive holiday cocktails or mocktails, and keep appetites at bay with 10-minute appetizers. If you have your own ways of dealing with stress during the holidays, share them with us in the comments below!

Part of the fun of the holidays is making things together. Enlist the help of your kiddos and make these 10 fun family Christmas crafts together or have them pick out the design, fabric, and colors for a DIY Christmas stocking project!

40+ Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips

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10 Kid-Friendly Christmas Eve Dinner Ideas

10-Minute Easy Holiday Appetizers

12 Holiday Cocktails for Everyone On Your List

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7 No-Bake Christmas Cookies & Recipes

7 Delicious Christmas Cookies That are Inexpensive to Make

17 Decadent Christmas Cookie Recipes

Find even more festive holiday decor, recipes, and tips below!