Tips for keeping the peace

Christmas is a time for fun and enjoyment, but when family gets together it can also lead to tension and arguments.

And we want your tips on how to make Christmas less of a war-zone and more of a fun-zone.

So whether it’s a game to ease the tension, advice on how to prepare for the big day or how to deal with relatives and in-laws, we want to hear them.

Email us your tip with your name and where you live – we’ll publish the best. Send them into goodtoknow@ipcmedia.com.

Your tips

Stay calm

If you have young kids who start to get out of hand and don’t do what they’re supposed to, try to talking to them in a really slow, calm and low voice. Although it seems to be the opposite of what you should do, it really does work. I was amazed when I first tried it.
Sue Roberts, Llandudno