People welcome holidays with warm love and so much pleasure, but when their holidays are disturbed by external things like covid or omicron virus, what will they do to celebrate Christmas in such a pandemic? Or You might think of situations like making Christmas special during omicron 2021? Or how to make Christmas special? What things can one do and how to make Christmas special for their family and loved ones at home? If you are married, you may think of how to surprise your wife? Or what presents should be perfect for your wife? According To Washington Irving, an American short story writer said;
“The season to start and kindle the fire of hospitality is Christmas.”
Living in fear of getting infected by the deadly virus is already so frustrating to handle, and on top of that, you get stuck in your houses.This is already a very stressful situation, and people get lonely in a pandemic, but they have to keep themselves safe from these variants.
The American Writer and actress, Carrie Frances Fisher, says about Christmas;
“Christmas is about being good to each other, and I think that it is certainly not about things.”
As December is already here, we all know Christmas is coming soon. Now you may think of many things to do on Christmas day at home or how to make Christmas special this year?
What is Omicron?
I want to tell you what Omicron is for your general knowledge. As Coronavirus or covid 19 was caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2, And omicron is caused by its variant. There are some cases reported in the World health organization from Africa, and it is said that the virus has already started spreading in Europe. This virus is named Omicron after the fifteenth letter of the Greek alphabet. The infected people showed symptoms like mild illness, dry coughs, fever, body pains, flu-like symptoms, and night sweats.
How to keep yourself safe from getting infected?
You have to keep yourself safe from getting infected by this virus, and for that, you need to follow all the social distance rules if you want to celebrate Christmas happily. You should always keep a mini sanitizer with you and sanitize your hands after touching any person or anything from outside. It will be more efficient if you wear masks when you go outside.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, an Austrian-American actor, said that;
“The top priority, the highest obligation, and the first duty of government is Public Safety.”
Limit your exposure to every external surface and use separate paper towels or single-use disposable paper towels for safety measures. If you get sick or feel fever, you should get your covid test immediately and get yourself vaccinated. You should skip all the welcome hugs from the guests and make it easy to maintain a social distance. Separate your outdoor clothes from indoor clothes too.
Ways to make Christmas special
People who are alone at Christmas or stuck in their houses because of the wave of a new virus or people who do not like socializing at all think about how to make Christmas special at home? What to do to make this festival special for you when you are alone? How to make Christmas special when you are away from your family? I am sharing some mind-blowing ways to make Christmas special during omicron 2021.
Decorate Your Home
To celebrate Christmas at Home and make Christmas special, you can decorate your home with lots of pretty lights. You can use warm lighting in your house to make it look more beautiful. Set tables with food, fruits, gifts, and Christmas decorations. You can decorate your home with handmade candles.
Eva K. Logue said that;
“A Christmas candle is a very adorable thing as it is so quiet, and it is quite unselfish because it Softley gives itself away while it grows small.”
Hang Christmas socks in your home and make paper snowflakes like we all used to make in our childhood. Every holiday brings happiness to your home. You should always try to celebrate them because you will make thousands of irreplaceable memories in your holidays, especially when it’s Christmas morning.
Decorate your tree
If you are thinking about how to make Christmas extra special, then decorating a Christmas tree Is the best idea to have fun in decorating your house. You can use incandescent lights, and they can also be used outdoors, and you can also use the new trendy LED lights that don’t produce heat.
According to Nora Roberts, an American Author;
“When you have got a beautiful Christmas tree in your living room, nothing will seem too bad, very hard, or too sad.”
Globe lights that also come in variable sizes look so good on a Christmas tree, and there are also bubble lights that you can use to decorate your Christmas tree during omicron 2021. You can hang Christmas ornaments to fantasies your tree. You can also try the electric family photo Christmas tree if you miss your family so much. Three are different themes for Christmas trees: Rainbow Christmas trees, Scandinavian Christmas Tree, Candyland Christmas tree, DIY paper ornaments tree, floral Christmas, and many more.
Watch Movies and Play Christmas songs
Watching Christmas movies is the most fun thing you can do to make this festival special during omicron 2021. There are legendary Christmas movies like Home Alone, Edward Scissorhands, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Love, Christmas Vacation, Elf, The Nightmare Before Christmas, etc.
Audrey Hepburn, a British actress, said;
“From movies, I have learned everything.”
You can also play music and sing Christmas songs as it is the best way to make Christmas extra special. Songs like Jingle Bell Rock, Here Comes Santa Claus, Rockin’ Around the X-mas Tree, Santa Claus Is Coming to Town, Merry Christmas Darling, etc are preferred a lot.
Buddy the Elf from Elf said;
“Singing out loud so all can hear is the best way to spread Christmas cheer.”
As, singing songs will lift your mood, and you will feel the joy of the festival by making Christmas special for you.
Style your Backyard
When it comes to Christmas and decoration, many people worry about how they will decorate their home and backyard. You can style your backyard in many classical ways to make it special. You can arrange small family parties in your backyard, and for that, you can put lights on the walls and boundaries of your house.
Decorate your main door with Christmas ornaments and snowflakes to welcome the guests. You can also put galvanized metal buckets in your lawn and backyard. Try to make a coronet form with strass, moss, and garlands. Also, make a runway in your backyard and make beautiful background decorations for taking pictures. You can also do a bonfire party in your backyard and serve warm food and sweet drinks. Also, sprinkle lots of “reindeer dust” in your backyards to attract the reindeers.
Throw Online Surprises
Wandering about how to make Christmas special for your family members? It’s okay; I have got the ideas. You can make it special for your family by surprising them online and you can send pretty cards to your family with discounts from various online shops. You can send your wife online bags, makeup products, or anything she has wanted for a long time. And You can throw a big online surprise to your family by ordering their favorite food and paying their bills.
Ancient Greek poet, Pindar, said;
“The gifts that you give, even though they are small, but in reality, they are great if you have given them with love and affection.”
It does not matter if you give others a small gift or a huge gift; their sizes do not affect the affection and love you have for them in your heart because the thing that matters is your feelings and heart. You can also zoom in and celebrate together with your family.
Bake your favorite Christmas Food
You can bake your favorite food to make your holiday special during omicron 2021. Some people may think that how to make Christmas special for their friends? Or how to make Christmas special for adults? The simplest answer is to bake their favorite cupcakes, Cookies, and cakes. You can bake so many homemade things like snowman cupcakes, marshmallow kebabs, Rudolph Rice Krispy Buns, X-mas tree brownies, gingerbread people, and you can also build a gingerbread house to make Christmas extra special for your friends.
Your friends, family, and neighbors will love your homemade cookies and cakes, and also, they will praise your efforts. Gift your friends some chocolate puddings or some brownies in a pretty jar and make them smile.
Chill, Cuddle and Drink Hot chocolate
Chill with your family in your homes and feel the joy of this mesmerizing festival. When you are with your family, you hear their laughter coming from the living room, the most beautiful feeling you feel. You feel peace, and this is the make way to make this festival special by being with your family and cuddling with them and drinking hot chocolate or cream coffee.
Charles M. Schulz, an American cartoonist, said;
“A little chocolate now will not hurt you but make you smile because all you need Is love.”
Being with family gives you peace of mind from the hectic routine of work and office, and your partner feels delightful when you are with them. Your parents will not feel lonely when you spend your holiday with them, and your kids will be the happiest.
- Follow the above tips to learn how to make Christmas special for your loved ones in seven ways. I wish you a merry Christmas in advance and hope that this Festival may bring all the happiness to you and your family.