Open Magazine Share Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share via E-mail Laura December 11th 2016 Sausage Dogs Doing Xmas Right What better way to get in the festive spirit than watching some cute AF sausage dogs do their thang? Watch and woof... Christmas xmas Daschund Sausage Dog Stories you might like Last Minute Xmas GiftsLeft it 'til the last minute? No worries. Here's eight ideas to stop you fretting about the festive season... Xmas Playlist For The Non-XmassyBy Paige SimsIt's that time of year again where Christmas songs are EVERYWHERE! And although Christmas Day is just around the corner, those who are yet to feel Christmassy need a playlist just for them. So here's some tracks that we hope will slowly glide you into the Christmas spirit...How to Boss Christmas Day on the BoxNot gonna lie, all this build up is getting a bit stressful now. From present shopping on a threadbare shoestring to the realisation you left it way too late to get your train ticket and could be going on a European mini break for the cost of your trip home, it’s been real, too real.The end is in sight. With any luck you are just a couple of tear inducing last minute shopping trips and a few ‘well I really deserve this’ drinks away from the big day. Basically, your chance to CHILL is coming so hold on tight. Unless you agreed to host this year, then we’re praying for you, you brave unfortunate babes.Of course the stress levels won’t just casually drop come December 25th, there will be hurt feelings, grateful feelings, loved up feelings, seriously pissed off and probably drunk feelings but to summarise… FEELINGS. Unless handled with caution, the aforementioned feels could result in a nausea inducing roller coaster of a day, so here’s how to boss it boohoo style…7amYou are in the OMG I can’t wait for Christmas camp OR the feeling fragile and antisocial from the night before crew, either way your mum/dog/kid sister ain’t gonna let you sleep so you may as well drag yourself out of bed and head downstairs. Give out some hugs, grab a breakfast cocktail and curl up on the couch, just in time for The Cat in the Hat (7.35am BBC2), old school laughs, warm feelings and fizz will bring you back to life. You don't like The Cat in the Hat?! Gifts To Buy Yourself This XmasBy Jess JepsonChristmas is a time for giving AND for receiving, so why not give and receive some of your own presents this year? Who better to bag you all the new season must-haves than yourself? Get gifting girlies!7 Ways To Get Over The Xmas BluesBy Katie Forrester What another totally amaze Xmas, it’s almost been ‘too much fun’. From countless glasses of fizzy, a hella lotta laughs and chipolatas, plus all those lazy mornings spent watching Christmas movies whilst scoffing chocolate for breakfast. It was a blast. But after the build-up of festivities, quicker than you can say mistletoe the stockings are empty and the party poppers popped! What now?