Tips to Stay Calm in the Holiday Craze

Tips to Stay Calm in the Holiday Craze

Ah, the holidays! A season of joy, laughter, and let’s admit it, a fair bit of craziness. With the hustle and bustle of holiday preparations, family gatherings, and last-minute shopping, it's easy to get swept up in the frenzy. At Charlotte's Web, we understand the importance of staying centered and calm amidst the holiday chaos. It's crucial to find moments of calm and tranquility. This year, we encourage you to explore the concept of "being" versus "doing." Being is about embracing the present moment, letting go of the relentless urge to do, and simply existing in a state of freedom. This mindset can be a powerful antidote to holiday stress. 

The Power of Being 

In the rush to tick off items on our holiday to-do lists, we often forget the beauty of just being. Being is about presence, mindfulness, and enjoying the now. It's about stepping away from the endless cycle of doing and allowing ourselves to just exist. This state of freedom mode can significantly reduce holiday stress, offering a peaceful oasis in the midst of seasonal chaos. 

1. Schedule Timeouts 

One practical way to practice being is by scheduling timeouts during the holiday craze. This can be as simple as setting aside time for a family movie night where everyone gathers to enjoy a film and share laughter. These moments allow you to disconnect from the pressures of holiday planning and reconnect with the joy and simplicity of the present. It's a chance to let go of the to-do list and indulge in the laughter and love that define the holiday spirit. 

2. Embrace Calming Activities 

Another way to practice being is by engaging in activities that ground and center you. This could be anything from a quiet walk in the winter air, meditating, or even sitting quietly with a cup of your favorite herbal tea. These activities offer a chance to be still and reflect, to appreciate the beauty of the moment without the pressure to achieve or accomplish. 

3. Incorporate Calm Gummies 

Amidst your journey of being, don't forget to nourish your body with what it needs to stay calm and centered. Our CBD Lemon Calm Gummies are a delightful way to support your well-being during the hectic holiday season. Infused with the natural goodness of lemon balm and the finest Charlotte's Web™ full-spectrum hemp extract, these gummies are formulated to help you maintain a sense of calm. Find them here: Charlotte's Web™ CBD Lemon Calm Gummy


As you navigate the holiday season, remember the power of being. In a time that often feels dominated by doing, giving yourself permission to simply be, can be incredibly liberating and calming. Whether it's through scheduled timeouts, calming activities, or nourishing your body with our Calm Gummies, embracing the present moment can transform your holiday experience. Here's to a season filled with peace, joy, and the gentle art of being. Happy holidays from all of us at Charlotte's Web!