Tips on how the holidays can bring out the best in you, not get the best of you.

Taking a holistic approach to caring for yourself this holiday season—and throughout the year—can really make a difference in your physical, emotional, and psychological well-being. It’s easy to get out of balance when things get hectic, and things have the potential to get truly hectic during the holiday season.

While the needs of the body, mind, and spirit can overlap, we’ve tried to organize our tips into logical areas for each. Click on any button below for some suggestions to help keep you in balance this holiday season:

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  • The holidays give many of us an opportunity to reconnect with family and old friends. Make the holidays a time of 'peace on earth, and good will to men.'
  • Staying fit during the holidays doesn’t mean you have to give up the turkey, dressing, and cranberry sauce, but it does involve understanding the trade-offs.
  • The celebrations, shopping and traveling associated with the holiday season can become a real grind if you don’t make time to relax.