How to Split the Holidays Without Making Enemies

Parents, siblings, in-laws, friends -- they all want a piece of you this holiday season. But how can you be everywhere at once? Use this practical survival guide to carve up your holiday time without declaring war.

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Split the locals.

Try the Four Christmases approach. If his parents and your parents both live in the same city, spend Christmas Eve with one and Christmas Day with the other. Of course, someone will inevitably feel slighted, which leads to approach number 2...

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