For children, November and December are the two most highly anticipated months of the year - full of sweets, vacation from school and, of course, presents. As adults, these two months can often mean stressful travel, ten extra pounds and awkward family conversations. As a little gift to you, we've listed a few survival tips for this holiday's journey home. Hopefully one or two of these will help keep you in jolly spirits this season when the going gets tough.
As Apartment Therapy's Family Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.
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