Frugal Christmas checklist
I'm hoping you're feeling really organised and saved yourself a lot of money and stress!
So going by our original plan to do Christmas on the cheap , I'm guessing you know where you will be celebrating Christmas Day. If not and you're still 'debating' where to do Christmas Day, please, make yourself a Christmas bellini and settle your nerves.
Sort your Christmas presents
Don't forget some great last minute homemade gifts you can make - some beautiful covered tins with quick and easy Christmas tree biscuits are great for neighbours, or that green thumb relative, because the tins can be used to hold plants or pencils or anything! Warning: These are so easy to make it's addictive!
If you like to sew - in thirty minutes you could make a slip cover for a photo album, diary or recipe book! These are great to give to school teachers or that person who has everything and likes something a bit out of the ordinary. Cover it in a pretty fabric you think suits them!
If you have your Christmas presents sorted, get organised now and wrap them in advance - here's some tips for gift wrapping with flair, even on a budget .
What about the Christmas food?
Now last of all your present to yourself. Start a great Christmas list. Stay in control, organised, tick off your list and feel proud of yourself, you are achieving and will be rewarded - a fun, organised and stress-free Christmas! Enjoy!
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