christmas stress on marriage

Dear Clueless Husband, (Holiday Edition)

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Blog Post by Gina Watson, MS, LMFT Husbands are good guys who just need a little help and prodding.  Happy Wife, Happy Life.  I’m here to help. If your family celebrates Christmas, read on. Does your wife seem more stressed around the holidays?  Is she spiking her eggnog or drinking more champagne?  It’s possible this is not because she is in a festive mood, but rather she is self-medicating her holiday stress.  You see, while women love the idea of Christmas and the idea of lavishing gifts on loved ones, in reality, it leaves us mired in self-judgment.  The task list for the average mother is literally endless.  At some point...