How to Avoid the Christmas Spending Binge

It’s Labour Day! But can we talk about Christmas for a minute?

So, hi. I am that person that starts counting down to Christmas by like… July. I know, I know, SO ANNOYING, right? But it’s cool, guys. The Christmas spirit sustains me through your side-eye.


I start decorating November 1st every year.

My (two) tree(s) is up for at least a month.

Bronner’s (the world’s largest Christmas store) is legit one of my favourite places on earth.

My satellite radio is tuned to the “all Christmas all the time” channels from the day they go on air to the day they go off. That’s like 2 straight months of carols.

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Show Your Bank Account Some Love

Guys. Real talk. I love Valentine’s Day. And don’t be all, “that’s just because you’re married”. It’s not, I promise. I have always loved Valentine’s Day. I love Valentine’s cards, I love the colour combo of pink and red, I love heart decor and I really, really love cinnamon hearts (confession: I have a bag beside me as a type this. I bought like a full pound from the bulk store and I’m the only one in the house that eats them. My mouth has been perpetually on fire since around Feb. 2).

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