The start of the holiday shopping season Thursday included reports of fights among shoppers at numerous Wal-Marts nationwide, including one man stabbed and two arrested fighting over a parking space at a store in Virginia.
Many stores and restaurants are opening on Thanksgiving Day this year, but one Pizza Hut manager in Indiana said he refused to open his restaurant on the holiday and he said that decision cost him his job.
There are many different reasons for seasonal stress. If you are responsible for the meal, the task can get overwhelming quickly. Experts suggests making a plan ahead of time, with a list of dishes and cooking times.