Oh the weather outside is frightful…and the conversation inside is even frostier. We’ve all been at that awkward family holiday, when ultra-conservative Uncle Bob shares his desire to take away your reproductive rights, or your cousin’s new girlfriend makes a homophobic joke.
Feministing.com compiled a list of kick-ass resources to help us all get through the holidays.
With tips on everything from travel arrangements to self-care, this piece is something you’ll want to keep just as close as all of the holiday cookies. The guide includes advice on:
-celebrating away from family
-navigating tricky conversations (whether it's your uninformed Granny, or full on aggressive party-goers at the buffet table)
-dealing with stereotypical gender roles that tend to surface around the holidays
-taking care of yourself (from dealing with an eating disorder to keeping emotionally healthy)
What are you waiting for? It's already December, so go check out these tips!!
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