December Bucket List: 31 Things To Do This Month

December Bucket List: 31 Things To Do This Month

November came and went, so it’s time for a December Bucket List! Here are 31 fun things to try this month to make the most of the colder weather:

1. Set a goal for the month (Try creating a Random Acts of Kindness Advent Calendar!)

2. Decorate for the holidays

3. Bake 85,470 batches of holiday cookies (you’ll need ’em for #20!)

4. Have a Christmas or holiday movie marathon (best paired with hot cocoa & cozy pajamas)

5. Learn how to play dreidel games

6. Go to a hockey game

7. Spend a day skiing or snowboarding

8. Go on a snowshoe hike

9. Go ice-skating in a city square (Detroit’s Campus Martius and NYC’s Rockefeller Center are favorites!)

10. Ice skate on a frozen pond

11. Take a sleigh ride

12. Go sledding (check Craigslist for an old-fashioned toboggan!)

13. Go dog-sledding

14. Take a Christmas Lights Tour

15. Start a new family holiday tradition

16. Hand-write Christmas or holiday cards

17. Make DIY decorations (like these temporary tattoo ornaments!)

18. Make a gingerbread house

19. Stay the night in a cozy cabin

20. Have a pajama day with the fam (or rock the pajamas on your own!)

21. Host or attend a Holiday Cookie Party

22. Host or attend a Christmas Sweater Party

23. Try a few hot cocoa recipes

24. Curl up next to a fireplace

25. Have a snowball fight

26. Build a snowman

27. Make a DIY gift for someone

28. Support a friend’s small biz when gift-buying

29. Donate toys & clothing to children & families in need

30. Send a care package to a soldier

31. Make a New Year’s Resolution (or write a 2018 Bucket List!)

Have something awesome on YOUR December Bucket List? Share it in the comments below! 💬

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  1. December 1, 2017 / 11:08 am

    AH! I love bucket list posts. I’m hoping to spend a day cooking soup this December! I haven’t really made a big batch homemade one before, so I’m excited to try that. 🙂

    • December 5, 2017 / 12:53 am

      That’s such a great idea!! My mom and I love making chili in a dutch oven 😋 Happy December!

  2. December 1, 2017 / 11:09 am

    Skiing is something I’d love to do!
    Great idea doing a bucket list, makes you really experience new amazing things. Lovely idea!

    • December 5, 2017 / 12:54 am

      Thank you, Hannah! I hope you’re able to go skiing this winter!! ❄️

    • December 5, 2017 / 12:55 am

      Thank you 😊 Happy holidays!

  3. December 1, 2017 / 12:09 pm

    What a wonderful list! I’m currently baking 4 dozen cookies now for a bake sale! Would much rather eat then in Pjs!

    • December 5, 2017 / 12:56 am

      Aw that’s so nice! Hopefully you can combine the baking and PJs at some point 😉

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