No matter how old you are, doing festive activities with your loved ones is a great way to get into the holiday spirit. Bonding with your seniors during the holiday season is important to make sure they don't feel isolated.
If you need suggestions on what holiday festivities to do with your loved one, here are some ideas!
5 Easy At-Home Ideas
Make Holiday Cookies
Regardless if they are store-bought or you make them homemade together, it'll be a great way to bond and get something delicious as well!
Decorate The House Together
Don't just decorate outside of your home, putting up inside decorations with your loved one will be a cozy and great bonding opportunity. It gives them a chance to think creatively while staying comfortable!
Make Homemade Decorations
Rather than spending money on every little decoration, make your own! Making your own with your loved one will make it a cherished memory, no matter how it turns out!
Have A Gift Wrapping Party
Some may not like gift wrapping but doing it together will make it more enjoyable! Put on some holiday music and get to gift wrapping!
Watch Holiday Specials
You can find nearly any kind of holiday movie these days. With many channels and streaming services releasing all the holiday favorites for the season, you and your loved one can relive some old classics!
2 Festive Going Out Activities
Take a Drive Around The Neighborhood
Taking your loved one on a drive to see some neighboring Christmas lights is a great way to get them out of the house, without them using a lot of energy. There are even drive-thru light shows many communities host.
Find Local Activities
Many towns host low-cost events for the holidays, like parades and tree lighting. Make sure to find an activity your loved one will be comfortable doing, if they have a hard time standing for long periods of time, something like a parade may not suitable. Many malls, community centers, and local businesses will host small activities you can enjoy!
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