Tag Archives: Christmas

8 Ways to Survive the Holiday Season When You’re Highly Sensitive

December is for many a busy month full of preparations and commitments. Though the holiday season is full of fun and family, it can also be incredibly overwhelming, especially if you are a highly sensitive person. How can you get … Continue reading

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December is a Time of Giving

However you look at it, whatever holiday you do or don’t celebrate, December tends to be a hectic month. As the year comes to an end it’s a natural time to pause and think about how the year has gone. … Continue reading

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Plan Now for Less Stress and More Peace Next Christmas

I‘m guessing there are lots of parents of HSCs letting out a huge sigh of relief right about now. Back to school. Back to work. Back to normal life. Back to a routine that works for you and your family.  Christmas is … Continue reading

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My Sunday Photo: The Week that Was Christmas

I don’t know about you, but we’re certainly picking up the pieces from Christmas in our house. And that was even though we purposely kept it low key and quiet. We had a lovely, wonderful Christmas Day with just the … Continue reading

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6 Perfect Gift Ideas for a Highly Sensitive Child

It’s the season of giving – and particularly at this time of year there are lots of anxious, stressed children about waiting for a visit from the man in red on Christmas Eve – and they’re not even the highly … Continue reading

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42 Advent Activity Ideas: Connecting and Creating Precious Memories and Traditions

I recently wrote a post with 5 tips to help reduce the overload for highly sensitive children during the festive season. I had a great response to the advent idea so I’m following it up with some ideas you can … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Reduce the Festive Period Stress for a Highly Sensitive Child

This time of year has a tendency to quickly become hellish in our house. It’s not because of the dark evenings closing in, nor because the days are getting colder, though neither helps. It’s because of the festive season hurtling … Continue reading

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