Since Christmas is just around the corner, it’s time to leave behind all the worries and move ahead to have a joyous celebration with your loved ones. Christmas is an annual festival that is celebrated all over the world on the 25th of December. The time is near, so let’s get started with the fun.
Christmas Eve is the evening before Christmas, that is all about joy, happiness, and unlimited fun with your friends and family. Christmas Eve is one of the biggest nights of the year, as it is all about the celebration that leads up to a new year and a blessed year ahead. You’ve come a long way this year; you’ve made it through all the hustle and bustle – now is the time to relax and have some fun!
People usually celebrate Christmas Eve with their loved ones by throwing a big family party or maybe going to one, together. Every individual seeks different ways to make Christmas Eve exciting and memorable. Spouses may have a day off and a weekend trip away from kids, parents may spend the day with their grandchildren and make the most out of it and friends may get together to have the best time of their lives.
If you are seeking some ideas to make your Christmas Eve look exciting and special, then this is where you need to be. Here is a list of top 10 ideas that will surely make your Christmas Eve look exciting! Have a read:
1. DIY Christmas Cards
Christmas is all about sharing love and warmth with your loved ones. Let this Christmas be a reason for your reunion with your kids. Cuddle up with your kids and get started with making Christmas Cards. This is how you’ll spend a great Christmas Eve with your kids, and you’ll have a bunch of DIY Christmas Cards to share with your friends and neighbors.
2. Have Hot Chocolate and Cherish the Night
It’s not a compulsion to do something tiring on Christmas Eve, you can just relax and have the best time as well. Instead of rushing into activities to make your Christmas Eve special, get a big weighted blanket and get under it with your spouse. Have this special moment with your loved one, share how your week went, and get to know how she spent her day. Make two cups of hot chocolate, and cherish it with the warmth of love.
3. Break Out Photo Albums
It’s always a pleasure to look back at the memories, isn’t it? How about breaking out the photo albums and cherishing those precious moments together? Get out all the pictures that you’ve taken in the last 10 years, and see how grown up your kids are, or how lousy last Christmas went. Let the laughter burst out with tears of happiness – let this Christmas be all about joy.
4. Host a Game Night
Call all your friends and host a game night to make Christmas Eve special and memorable. Decorate the Christmas tree, put up some crafts, and get some snacks along with drinks for everyone. Set up the lounge and place some big cushions and weighted blankets. This would be the most special night of the year.
5. Exchange Gifts
Christmas Gifts are the best thing about Christmas! Let’s be honest, we all wish for our desired gifts from Santa, don’t we? This Christmas, you can share Christmas gifts with your loved ones and see the widest smile on their face to make your Christmas Eve special. Doesn’t matter how small or big the gift is; your affection is what counts.
6. Go for a Long Drive
You can go out for a long, romantic drive with your partner and cherish the Christmas lights all around the neighborhood. You can park your car near a quiet lake, get that thermos of hot chocolate out and spend your Christmas Eve with your special one. This could be the most romanticized moment that you two love birds can ever have.
7. Be the Santa
How can Christmas be Christmas without Santa Claus, eh? Get dressed as Santa and surprise your kids with their desired gifts. Get that red and white costume from the store, stick that white beard, and get a hold on the red hat. HO HOHO! Merry Christmas!
8. Have a Movie Night
Call out your kids, throw some blankets in the lounge, and watch a Christmas movie with popcorns and hot cocoa. Let this Christmas be cozy and comfortable on the couch, alongside your beloved family. Choose a movie that the kids can enjoy as well.
9. Bake Christmas Cookies
Let’s get in the kitchen! For once, let your wife go out to the spa whilst you and kids can experiment with something fun in the kitchen. Get that recipe book that your wife has in the drawer, search for the recipe for Chocolate chip cookies, and put on your apron! Bake Christmas cookies in the shape of a gingerbread tree and surprise your neighbors with this delicious treat on Christmas Eve. Don’t forget to wipe off the counter once you’re done.
10. Sing Carols in the Neighborhood
Get dressed and gather up all your friends to make this Christmas Eve special and memorable! Get out on the street and sing Christmas Carols to your neighbors and spread joy. Watch them smiling and having the best time of their life. You can record also record the Christmas Carol and cherish it later.
Christmas is all about spreading joy and love amongst your dear ones. Let this Christmas be special for you, your loved ones, and even the ones who are close to you. With the above-mentioned top 10 ideas, you can easily plan something that can turn your Christmas Eve into special and memorable, along with your loved ones. Have the best time of the year and get ready to welcome a New Year ahead. Merry Christmas!