Wow. What a year it was. We are now leaving this "memorable" year and entering a new one. It may be still too soon to make a prediction for the next year but one thing is for sure: with the new year comes the winter.
Get ready for real freezing cold and the lockdowns along with it as it seems that we will spend more time inside. Still, winter has its own rituals. If you are also one of those who like to spend a little "Me Time" during winter, you can find interesting items down the list below.
Scroll down for items that will help you in your cozy winter rituals!
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We may have been bored from staying at home this year but there is something different about staying inside when it is freezing cold outside. One of the best things to do in these times is to watch a film that reminds you of the good old times. Grinch, with its season appropriate theme, is an excellent option for you and your family to enjoy.
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Winter days are a bit chilly and drinking hot cocoa is an excellent choice to warm them up. Whether you watch a film or write, read a book, a hot beverage is always a great companion. Who wouldn't agree?
This year has been hard on everyone and most of us have at least expectations for a better year. Judging these year's events, next year better be a good one. You can get this mug to remind yourself of your new year's resolutions when you reach for a drink.
Skiing is one of the best activities to enjoy a snowy winter. And once you have tasted the joy of skiing, it is quite hard to give up. This ski back can help you to pack your gear easily and enjoy your activities without a hassle.
Well, some of us may not have had the chance to go skiing this year due to the pandemic. Here is a way to turn skiing into a shot game. When you gather with your friends, you can take this bad boy out and have some fun with it. It is a great way to spend cold days with a kick!
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This one is for those who are in the northern parts of the country. There are a lot of lakes and puddles that freeze when the winter comes and ice skating on these are quite an experience! If you have suitable conditions for ice skating, these figure skates may be the last piece to finish the puzzle.
This sleek wall mounted fireplace will not only warm you up but also serve as a tasteful decor in your living room. It seems that we will be spending a bit more time inside this winter, drinking wine before this fireplace, with the right company. So this can give you an uplifting experience on cold winter nights.
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Regardless of your age, a snowball fight is always a fun activity. However, sometimes it is not always easy to make well-formed snowballs when you are caught up in the moment. Also, it is almost never easy to make snowballs for children. So here is a cool gift option along with many others. You can treat yourself or your little nephew with these snowball makers and engage in a fearsome battle!
Melted chocolate is always delicious in every season. However, dipping your food into hot fondue is exceptionally satisfying during winter. Suitable for chocolate, cheese, broth, and oil, this electric fondue can help you prepare your favorite recipes. Also, its sturdy and elegant design will probably melt your heart as well!
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Watching outside can be a soothing experience from the inside but if you think about the wildlife, winter is far from soothing. This season can be the most challenging one for the animals because of the cold and food scarcity. However, you can help some birds in your own way by making a birdhouse for them! It will not only be a shelter for the birds but also a lovely decor for your garden!
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After a long day, some relaxation is what we all need, and taking a hot bath is an excellent option to have this relaxation. There is always more though. If you want to enhance your experience and treat your eyes as well as your body, you can turn your bathroom into a colorful spa with these bath bombs!
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If you are feeling stuck at home and looking for something to make use of your spare time, this knitting kit may be it! You can knit fun or caring Christmas sweaters, or a matching pair for your loved one and yourself. Knitting also can be seen as some sort of meditation as it will calm you and help you focus your attention on one thing. Using knitting as a source of relief can help you pass by the time and in the end, you will be left with a bunch of stuff to wear.
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Watching a movie while drinking your hot cocoa is indeed fulfilling, but if you want the final touch and indulge yourself in the whole experience, this blanket is here complete the trio. With ultra-thin heating wires for added comfort, you will not leave your comfy couch ever again. Also, thanks to its auto shut-off timer for safety, you can purchase this reliable item with peace of mind.
Staying warm is crucial in winter. Considering this year's events, a strong immune system can alter the effects of a virus. Drinking a hot beverage is important but as the saying goes "You are what you eat", and in this case, what you drink is the determining factor of your health.
Staying healthy has a lot to do with choosing the natural ways. If you nourish your body, you will certainly see the results. You can brew wonderful pots of tea with this herbal tea variety pack. Hopefully, your winter will be as smooth as your tea.