As the wintry December cold keeps us sheltered inside, it is easy to become consumed by boredom. However, not all winter days must be marred by inaction and unproductive time-wasting, because there are plenty of crafts to both keep you entertained and make your Christmas a little brighter. Here are five crafts that you can try today, in the comfort of your own home.
Christmas cards are one of the few joyous things about Christmas which stays with us into the next year, making a good Christmas card an extremely valuable present to your friends and family. Making a Christmas card with a personal, handmade touch can make your card stand out among the tsunami of commercially produced generic seasonal cards, and earn you a spot in your loved ones’ hearts. Here are several kinds of cards that you can make by yourself, at home.
Although animals have no sense of time tracking and seem to not be concerned even about occasions like their birthdays, animals can still very much sense that they are part of a special celebration when Christmas comes: extra food, changes of decor, new items, and new people dominate their vision during this time, which inevitably makes them feel left out if they don’t receive something, too. To satisfy your beloved pets’ thirst for change, here are some great Christmas gifts that they will love.
Christmas is often touted as a time of giving, although the meaning of this is often restricted to solely giving to friends and loved ones. However, a whole world of disease, war, poverty, and ignorance exists outside this small circle, which needs heaping amounts of help during cold and unforgiving December days. Here are some causes to which you should consider giving, in order to help alleviate suffering that some of our global village will endure this Christmas.
Christmas, being a period of growth for many companies, is also an opportunity for marketing departments across the business world to flex their creative muscles and bring advertisements brimming with festive joy to audiences worldwide. Nowhere is this more true than the United Kingdom, famous for its aggressive and flashy advertising campaigns. Here are five of the best Christmastime advertisements to come from the sceptered isle.
Catching some winter sun is especially tempting this year round, especially as the spring and summer holidays have been thoroughly spoiled by the ongoing pandemic. However, you should always aim to stick to domestic destinations: unlike many foreign destinations, domestic destinations do not require self-isolation on arrival, meaning that you can spend your holiday time taking in the sights of your holiday spot, rather than being held prisoner in a hotel room for upwards of two weeks. Nevertheless, if you insist on a foreign holiday destination, here are several you can choose from.