Is the thought of going back to the daily grind getting you down? Here’s how to hang on to the vacay vibe

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Learn how to hold on to that holiday feeling once you’re back to the 9-to-5. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
Learn how to hold on to that holiday feeling once you’re back to the 9-to-5. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)

It's the start of a new year, but the end of the festive season break is looming and the thought of going back to work might be making you feel a little gloomy.

Whether you’ll be working from home or heading to the office, getting back into the swing of things after a vacay – even a short one – can be hard.

You’re not alone. The slump that comes after a holiday is over even has a name – it’s called post-holiday blues.

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