Christmas Ideas

Here's some practical advice to help you find your ideal Christmas. Simplify the season and you may find that for every minute you spend here, you'll get 10 minutes back to enjoy this holiday more fully.

Top 15 Ideas for Christmas

  • Give someone an eCard this Christmas.

  • Replace some holiday decorations in your home with reminders of Christ.

  • Play more Christmas music. Find Christmas music here, the Tabernacle Choir YouTube page and on the Mormon Channel. 

  • Donate gently used items to a thrift store.

  • Go Christmas caroling.

  • Avoid “mad rush” shopping times.

  • Say thank you as often as possible.

  • Schedule a night to help another person or family.

  • Call someone you normally wouldn't to wish him or her a Merry Christmas.

  • Delegate some holiday preparations to children or other family members.

  • Simplify a traditional activity.

  • Find quiet time to pray.

  • Write down great memories as they happen.

  • Set and stick to a holiday budget.

  • Forgive a grudge.