HIRE SOME ELVES
During the holidays, to-do lists explode at a rate that can make enjoying the season seem downright impossible. But it doesn't have to be that way: Others are ready and willing to lend a hand, whether you dread untangling that mess of outdoor lights or wrapping all those oddly shaped gifts. If paying for holiday help seems frivolous, consider this: Researchers have found that spending money to save time does actually buy happiness. Here are 13 ways to outsource holiday chores and regain some holly jolly.