The winter weather can put a real damper on being able to go outside and enjoy some fresh air with your family and friends, but it doesn’t have to completely ruin all your fun. With several activities to do as a family at home, you can stay warm and still have fun. To help you get started, we have compiled a list of some of our favorites here.
Have A Movie Marathon
One of the best things that you can do with your family in the winter is to have a movie marathon. Whether it is a franchise that you all love or it is the choice of younger children this is a great way to get the whole family involved when the weather is taking a turn for the worst. This is a great way for you to all get in the Christmas spirit as you can watch a series of Christmas movies.
Build A Fort
Another way that you can spend the day with your family in the winter is making him build a fort. This is a great way of bringing all the blankets and pillows into the living room and building the perfect fort for you to all play in. This is a great way of keeping everyone warm when the weather is cold. You can then snuggle up with the family and watch films.
Write Your Christmas Lists
Another activity that you can do with your family is to make Christmas lists. This will give you an insight into what they want for Christmas and get everyone in the festive spirit. In addition to this, you can also create a custom letter from Santa leading up to Christmas, this is a great way to get you in the festive spirit. This is a great way of bringing the idea of Santa to life for the younger children and making Christmas one to remember.
Play A Board Game
Playing a board game as a family is a great way of enjoying family time with Christmas, whether it is a classic such as Monopoly or a game such as Cluedo, Uno or another card game, these are a great way for you to get into the festive spirit. Whether this is a one a week activity or an activity for Christmas eve, you can enjoy family time.
Make Hot Chocolates
The final way that you can enjoy the cold winter evenings is to enjoy making hot chocolates. With several recipes out there for you to choose from as well as the option for cream and sprinkles, this is the perfect way for the family to relax and unwind after a long day. Whether it is from a packet or it is an old family recipe, this is the perfect way to enjoy a cold winters night.
With this in mind, there are numerous ways that you can enjoy the winter without having to head outside. So why not try these for yourself and make the most out the even the worst weather.