yes, this is not exactly an expression with Christmas spirit, more like a corrida in Spain expression, but as the year drives towards the end, you realize there are things you need to accomplish, still there.
So, what to do?
Or, take the bull by the horns?
The last seems better.
It’s like, taking action and facing right away the biggest fear, or what the oponent has the most fearful first.
In my case, I need to write that email NOW