Counting Candles on Greenvelope


15 Nov 2015

Money, Money, Money

An oft quoted contributor to holiday stress is the strain it can put on your wallet. Helen Holden of Counting Candles says that in order to reduce stress and stay on track hosts should “budget realistically and include a contingency amount. Get a couple quotes for each item and use the higher end of the range in your budget. Always include 10% for unplanned expenses.”

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As a working mom of twins, I look out for activities that are easy, quick and budget friendly with a creative flare. Likes to eat the frosting first!