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Stymie Your Holiday Stress

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Cousin Eddie: “You surprised [to see us], Clark?”
Clark W. Griswold:
“Surprised, Eddie? If I woke up tomorrow with my head sewn to the carpet, I wouldn’t be more surprised than I am right now.”

If you can empathize with Clark, it’s no surprise to you, then, that during the holidays, we can all get a little stressed. Sometimes, unfortunately, that stress can even contort itself into depression. But really, it’s not that surprising or even embarrassing; if anything, it’s ordinary. Juggling work, marriage, kids, and bills on TOP of shopping, planning, cooking, organizing, decorating, schmoozing, and traveling is daunting for any human. We’re mere mortals. When you prick us, do we not bleed? When you overload us with junk to buy and eat, do we not collapse? Something is rotten in Santa’s workshop. It is the winter of discontent, and we’re all under the weather. Lucky for us, Wellness360 has the antidote for these holiday afflictions.

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National Backyard Games Week

Every year, the week before Memorial Day (this week?), Patch Products sponsors National Backyard Games Week, augmenting Physical Fitness and Sports Month by promoting, obviously, outdoor activity. Patch investigates into the origin of backyard gaming, and also provides a list of possible backyard activities for both families and groups of friends, which includes, among others, Mega-Bounce Catch and Crisscross Catch, which may or may not involve jumping around.

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