7 Fun Activities To Do During The Holidays

7 fun activities to do during the holidays

The holiday season is upon us and it’s time to make merry and all that jazz. If you are one of those people who really want to make the most of the holidays but are struggling to stay busy, here is a great list for you! I’ve listed 7 very fun activities to do during the holidays. Let’s check it out!

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1. Make Gingerbread Houses

A holiday staple in many households. Gingerbread houses can be so much fun for adults and children alike. You can get as creative as you want with these and some are extremely impressive.

You can purchase a simple kit or make your own from scratch!

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2. Make Salt Dough Ornaments

This is a super simple, but ultra fun activity to try for the holidays. Find your favorite salt dough recipe online or from family and start baking!

You can easily do children’s handprints, foot prints, or other creative shapes that make lasting memories.

Paint them for an extra added creative touch!

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3. Decorate Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies are SO easy to make and are so very delicious. Not to mention the beautiful blank canvas of a sugar cookie can be decorated into any holiday design.

Whip up a batch, gather your icing and sprinkles, and get going! So fun and even more delicious!

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4. Check Out Christmas Lights

This particular fun Christmas activity has been one of my favorites for my whole life. I enjoy riding around and looking at beautiful Christmas lights.

Sometimes you can even find local events near you where you can drive or walk around a large display. Check your local listings to see if you have a great Christmas light viewing to see nearby!

5. Decorate A Tree

Naturally one of the best things to do during the holidays is decorate the tree! Make your own ornaments or pick out some you really love online. Make your tree really sparkle!

You can even make a non-traditional tree from felt or other craft materials.

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6. Make A Wreath

There are so many amazing ways to make a wreath. I have seen so many fantastic ideas this year. Making your own wreath comes with a great sense of satisfaction as well.

You could use ribbons, lights, flowers, garland, baubles, or anything else you like!

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7. Make Eggnog

Eggnog is an underrated holiday drink that can be made so delicious. Nothing compares to homemade. Make your very own recipe or try one online.

Creamy homemade eggnog is one of my favorites and makes a great tradition for Christmas Eve.

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Enjoy the holidays!

I hope this little list of fun activities to do during the holidays is helpful! Enjoy your family and make the best of the remainder of this crazy year! Remember to stay happy, healthy, and crafty.

While you’re at it, get a fun Gingerbread house kit right now on Amazon!

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4 thoughts on “7 Fun Activities To Do During The Holidays”

  1. I have been debating making salt ornaments with the pets this year so that I can hang all of their paw prints on the tree. I love the idea that we would have that moving forward, a memory to hold onto even after we have to say goodbye to them. Especially considering that our pets are starting to get older.

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