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Christmas will certainly be different this year. In fact, Christmas will be unlike any holiday we’ve ever seen.
There’s a real possibility that our current health and safety restrictions will prevent us from hosting or celebrating Christmas with those people who are most important to us.
We’re the family that hosts a pretty large Christmas eve party every year. So, we’re looking to incorporate some meaningful ways to celebrate Christmas during Covid into our holiday traditions this year.
Travel might not be an option so getting together to celebrate Christmas during Covid will not be a reality for most folks including our family.
As a result, we’ve been busy planning meaningful ways to celebrate Christmas during Covid and make it a special holiday for our 5 year old.
So, keep on reading to see 13 fun and festive ideas we’ve come up with to celebrate Christmas during Covid.
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9 Meaningful Ways To Celebrate Christmas During Covid
#1 Watch Holiday Movies
Starting on December 1st we plan to start watching our favorite Holiday movies to help boost Christmas spirit and celebrate Christmas during Covid.
Some of our favorite Christmas movies include:
#2 Order A New Ornament For Your Tree
Another of family traditions involves buying a new ornament to decorate our tree. With shelter in place restrictions we’re going to opt turn this into a virtual tradition. So, we’re going to celebrate Christmas during Covid by ordering a special ornament to represent 2020.
#3 Bake Christmas Cookies
Baking has always been one of our favorite ways to prepare and celebrate for Christmas. This year, we’re going to bake our favorite treats starting December 1st and enjoy them throughout the month as we watch holiday movies and listen to Christmas music. See #4 for another fun and festive way you can bake Christmas cookies and celebrate Christmas during Covid.
Check out some of our favorite holiday baking recipes:
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#4 Be A Cookie Elf
We love to bake holiday cookies and share them with your family and friends. Every year we bake about a dozen different types of cookies and prepare tins and platters of cookies to share with those who are most important to us.
This year we plan to celebrate Christmas during Covid by preparing tins of cookies and being contactless cookies elves! We’re going to seal up our best baked goodies and drop them off on our friends and families porches with contactless delivery.
#5 Decorate Your Tree Early
I look forward to putting up my tree all year long. It’s probably one of my absolute favorite ways to prepare for the holidays. This year, we’re going to celebrate Christmas during Covid by putting up our tree early and enjoying it as much as we can. Nothing boosts holiday spirit like a beautifully decorated Christmas tree with twinkling lights.
#6 DIY Christmas Decor
Speaking of decor ideas. DIY decor crafts and projects is another great way to celebrate Christmas during Covid. Spend time making beautiful DIY decor to help boost Christmas spirit and decorate your home.
Here are some of our favorite DIY decor ideas and projects for Christmas:
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- 50 Best Festive Easy DIY Christmas Stockings
- 100+ Stunning Festive Christmas Porch Decor Ideas
- 30 Gorgeous DIY Dollar Store Christmas Wreath Ideas
#7 Zoom Holiday Caroling
Boost holiday spirit by scheduling a contactless Zoom caroling date with friends and families. We’re hoping to incorporate this into our December schedule so that our daughter can sing some songs and celebrate Christmas during Covid with her closest friends.
#8 Make DIY Christmas Cards
Spread some holiday cheer by sending some fun and festive DIY Christmas cards this year. Sending a personalized message to your closest friends and family is the best way to celebrate Christmas during Covid and spread some holiday cheer.
#9 Take Ugly Christmas Sweater Photos
Speaking of holiday Christmas cards why not include some silly ugly Christmas sweater photos to raise spirits! Put on your favorite ugly Christmas sweater and take some hysterical photos to share with friends and family to celebrate Christmas during Covid.
Did you enjoy these fun festive ideas for celebrating Christmas during Covid?
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