Although the holidays are a time for family, for giving, and for reflecting on things that you appreciate, the travel and shopping plans can all add up. Stress for the year can generally come to a tipping point during this time. It is important though, to remember what the holidays are all about and just as importantly, to give thanks to the great joys we have in life. Take a look at these great 10 stress reducing steps to help keep you calm. Wherever your travels or family gatherings may take you, remember that it is important to enjoy it.