Season of Stress? How to Refocus the Holidays

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Card Craze

You've seen 'em: the pictures of families blissfully traipsing through the snow or a baby caught in a tangle of lights. They show up to your door in the form of Christmas cards and make you feel bad that the last picture where your entire family is looking at the camera was taken two years ago. 

Seeing perfect pictures from your friends and family is enough to make you feel green with envy, but you don't need the perfect shot for a great card. A funny snapshot or cute picture of your kids slipped into a traditional card is more personal—and you don't have to pay for a pricey photog.