Whether for financial reasons, health worries, or other considerations, it’s nice to have options that are close to home for the holidays. Keep in mind that there are fun ways to enjoy yourself with family and friends, even if you don’t have the money or time for expensive travel. You can enjoy yourself right in your own neighborhood and area. Here are a few suggestions for getting the most out of your staycation.
- Television shows and movies: There is so much to watch these days with the availability of Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney and more. Snuggle up together on the couch and watch some great shows. One show that it really mesmerizing and that can get you into the holiday spirit is Blown Away: Christmas. See the trailer below and get in the holiday spirit with this lovely show.
- Games: There are so many games on the market today that can enable a family to interact, laugh and compete. Go to any toy store (or shop online) and you’ll see selections like Monopoly, Perpetual Commotion, Jungle Speed and so many others.
- Local events: Check with your local community center, YMCA, or religious institution to see what community events are taking place right in your area. You don’t have to travel far to enjoy a tree lighting ceremony, a Chanukah party, or another event. You can find many non-demoninational events as well and even plays and musicals that aren’t expensive.
Here is a sneak-peak at Blown Away: Christmas. Enjoy your holidays at home this year!