Promises, promises, promises. Every year, you vow to control holiday expenses by getting things done early, yet inevitably end up doing the old 11th hour rite-of-season shuffle. You can’t believe you’re one of the lunatics rushing to the mall on December 24—again?—busting your budget on expensive items you don’t even want to buy-but, you’re stuck.
The beauty of planning ahead is that you can think clearly, save money and, imagine that-even enjoy the process!!! This year, meet your holiday goals of frugality and fun, by simplifying your approach, and freeing your spirit of lastminute-itis.
New York Times bestselling author Julie Morgenstern is an organizing and time-management expert, business productivity consultant and speaker. Her company, Julie Morgenstern Enterprises, is dedicated to using her philosophies and methods to provide a wide range of practical solutions that transform the way people and companies function.