You can also read some of my older posts on the subject:
Stuff and Such
This Holiday Season I really challenge you to be daring - buck the trend. Do something to help others instead of buying junk you don't need with money you don't have for people who don't want it and in fact most of the time don't care. Be brave and you just might find the holidays are actually enjoyable instead of stressful.
12 Reasons why you would be happier in a smaller house
The Tiny House