. Own your holiday experience. We can all get a bit Scrooge-ish from time to time, when the errand running and line waiting seem to outweigh the simple pleasures we hoped to experience. When I begin to feel a bit of grumpiness sneaking in, I remind myself how very lucky I am to be able to celebrate the holidays in my own cozy home with friends and family I love. And of course, if you would rather skip the holiday frenzy altogether, you can always travel!