- Start planning menus for holiday feasts and collect recipes. Make preparation schedules and grocery lists.
- Begin working on the first group of gifts and pick up wrapping and packing supplies as needed. Pack gifts that are ready to ship, print labels and postage.
- Ship any gifts going internationally.
- Deep clean and organize high traffic areas.
- Make and freeze two more batches of cookie dough and a few dinners.
- Finalize the holiday card list and print labels or address envelopes. Finish and print letter, if using.
Week 3: General Preparation