As the summer comes to a close, we take time to reflect on the adventures and successes of the season. The long weekends, outdoor parties, and light and airy decor. But with the close of one season comes the beginning of another. And while we could not be more excited for fall, we’ve already gotten ahead of ourselves. That’s right, the holidays are (eventually going to be) upon us, and their on our minds right now. Keep reading to discover reasons why it’s definitely not too early to start preparing.