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How to avoid a hellish family Christmas 14 Dec 2007
by KK+ courtesy of Creative Commons
The essential ingredients for a harmonious family Christmas

This time of year can be more murderous than merry - so how should you deal with difficult family get-togethers during the festive period? Jane talks to psychotherapist Jo Ellen Grzyb and writer and founder of the Bad Mothers’ Club Stephanie Calman about what makes Christmas Heaven and what makes it Hell

Family Heaven, Family Hell: How to Survive the Family Get-together is published by Fusion Press: ISBN 1905745184

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