Happier Homes

#883 Santa Tightens His Belt

Published: 01 Nov 2023
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With only 54 days left until Christmas are you beginning to feel a little anxious about expenses? 

You can have honest conversations with your children about budgets and presents - and still keep the Magic of Christmas alive!

Topics in this episode:

  • The joys and stress of shopping for gifts
  • Materialism 
  • Giving and receiving
  • Anxiety over money
  • Expectations and values
  • Wants or needs?
  • Santa
  • Three E's of Effective Discipline
  • Giving in fantasy what they can't have in reality
  • Easing parental guilt at Christmas

Some Happy Families Christmas Articles:

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