The holiday season is once again upon us, meaning family, merriment, and joy. Unfortunately, the holiday season means dealing with excessive stress, chaotic family life, and loads of temptation as well. Staying sober during the holidays can sometimes be hard for a number of reasons, but if you mentally prepare yourself for the holiday stress you can definitely make it through without any slip-ups. Whether you’re a recovering addict, trying to save money for a new home, or just looking for a sober break from the demands of the daily grind, these ideas may be able to help you get through the holiday blues without a hitch. With a little planning and preparation, staying sober during the holidays is entirely possible.