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Parenting Fails: 7 Ways to Make the Holidays Miserable

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Over-Gifting

Finding the perfect present gives you a department store rush, so it's understandable that you love grabbing gifts for your adorable kids. But from keeping track of your kids' gifts to wrapping them all and then making peace with your bank account later, going overboard in the gift department can make your holidays way too hectic. Instead, set a goal for each child ahead of time and stick to that number. Then, learn to be strong in the face of a good sale. Does your child really need another stuffed animal?