Can you believe that the year is almost over? Where the hell has 2018 gone!? Just yesterday it seemed like it was January 5th, and you were coming up with a mental list of all of the things you were going to do over the next twelve months. If you are anything like me, then you probably didn’t manage to get anywhere near completing that list, but don’t worry, there is still some time left, and there are plenty of things that need to be done before Christmas! Here are twenty-five things to do before 2018 ends.
1 Decorate Your Tree. It Always Feels like Christmas when the Tree is up
2 Sit down with Some of Your Best Friends and Have a Good Old Fashioned Christmas Movie Marathon
3 Find a Recipe for Christmas Punch or Apple Cider and Make a Batch. It Will Keep Your Cockles Warmed for the Holidays
4 Get out and do Some Physical Present Shopping, It Gets You Much More in the Festive Spirit than Just Browsing Online
5 Take the Time to Visit Lots of Family and Friends, Especially if You Are Going Back to Your Childhood Hometown
6 If You Are in a Snowy Area, Definitely Get out and Go Sledding, There is No Feeling Quite like It!
7 Unleash Your Inner Child Self and Have Fun with a Big Snowball Fight with All of Your Friends
8 Organize an Ugly Sweater Party, There is Nothing like Rocking the Most Disgusting Festive Sweater to Celebrate the Festive Season!
9 Make a Gingerbread House. It’s Therapeutic to Build and then Delicious to Eat!
10 Have a Christmas Dinner with Your Best Friends before Going Home to do the Same Again with Your Family
11 Give Something Back in This Time of Huge Commercialism by Donating Some Gifts to Toys for Tots or a Local Children's Charity
12 Do Something Fun for the Public by Setting up a Little Hot Chocolate Stand outside Your Home!
13 Bake an Amazing Apple Pie. That’s Got to Be One of the Greatest Smells in the World!
14 Drive around Your Neighbourhood and Take at Your of All the Houses That Have the Best Christmas Lights. It Really Gets You in the Mood!
15 Make Your Own Christmas Cards and Send then out to Friends and Family, It Adds a Nice Personal Touch to the Festive Season
16 If You Can, Go Skiing. It’s Probably the Most Fun That You Can Have on the Winter Snow
17 Drink Some Nice Eggnog. It Only Feels Right to do It at This Time of Year, so Make the Most of It!
18 BAKE and DECORATE a BUNCH of CHRISTMAS THEMED COOKIES, THEY ARE GREAT THING to TAKE to WORK to SPREAD SOME FESTIVE JOY
19 Find One of the Many Outdoor Ice Rinks That Pop up during Christmas and Get out There on the Ice. It’s Really Fun and Festive
20 Throw Caution to the Wind and Get down on the Ground to Make Some Snow Angels. Sure, It’s Cold, but It’s Worth It!
21 Make a Snowman, but Try to do Something That Makes Him Unique so He’s Not Just like Every Other Snowman on the Block!
22 Choose a Page Turner to Snuggle up with by a Lit Fire. That’s My Idea of Holidays Heaven!
23 And While You’re by That Fire, You Might as Well Make Some Delicious S’mores!
24 Make a Playlist of All of Your Favourite Christmas and Party Songs and Blast It Every Day and Every Night until Everybody around You Wants to Murder You!
25 After CHRISTMAS, THROW a NEW YEAR’S PARTY and MAKE SURE YOU GET to the TV on TIME to WATCH the BALL DROP in TIME SQUARE