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With all the pressure to buy “stuff,” December has become the most commercialized time of year, but celebrating the holidays doesn’t have to mean spending lots of money on things you don’t need. In addition to the religious holidays, this time of year is traditionally a time to celebrate the natural world and the winter solstice. In the spirit of the season, we’ve rounded up the many ways you can celebrate the holidays without getting caught up in the materialist mindset. From nature-inspired decorations to donating to charity, read on to see some of the top eco-friendly and natural traditions from around the world.