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Christmas is such a fun time of year!
So many festive activities. Great ways to connect with your loved ones. The list can truly go on and on.
But are you ready for the Christmas Challenge?!?!
Today, we are going to cover every type of challenge to make sure you are ready. Prepared for Christmas day.
And the best part is we are going to have some fun! These are festive ideas to make your Christmas season magical and festive!
Are you up for the challenge?
The types of Christmas challenges covered in this post:
- Christmas Spending Money
- Party Games
- Cooke Exchange Challenge
- Countdown with Advent Calendar
- Christmas Crafts
- Just for Kids
- Gift Giving
50 Christmas Challenges Ideas to Make this Most Festive Season Ever
Are you ready to save money in advance for Christmas this year? Then, you are in the right place.
With this Christmas Budget Challenge, you will be prepared for holiday spending and not be scrambling at the last minute.
Get prepared for a debt free Christmas!
Tired of overspending? This challenge is perfect for you.
Tired of the post-Christmas debt hangover? This is exactly what you need.
The Christmas Budget Challenge is wonderful for someone who wants to take control of their life- both their time and their money
Plus enjoy a debt free holiday season!
The pressure for the perfect Christmas is present and demanding. This is the year to rock your Christmas budget with these 8 simple and practical tips.
Start with a Christmas budget that works right now. A number that you can afford now. Not a number you want to spend.
That includes using your resources – both financial and creative to make the holiday season memorable.
Are you ready to save for Christmas this year? Maybe get a Christmas saving plan in place?
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! (Regardless of the time of year, Christmas is always right around the corner.)
Let's learn how to save for Christmas, find 25 ways to save more money at Christmas, use a Christmas savings account, and start a Christmas saving plan.
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, at least that’s what people say. The reality is Christmas can be the most financially draining time of the year if we allow it to be, and that can take a lot of the joy out of the season.
The truth is, Christmas shouldn’t be about spending an abundance of money, it should be about the time spent and the thought put into the season. You don’t need a huge budget in order to make the Holidays special!
Easy Christmas party games you can play with things you’ll likely find around the house and that everyone will love!
No need to play all 25, pick a few of these Christmas games for kids and a few Christmas games for adults, and you’re all set for one festive holiday party!
It’s a fun new way to experience your town’s Christmas light displays. Enjoy your family or friends this Christmas with a Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt.
There is also a couples edition that makes for a fun Christmas date night.
Want to play your own Family Feud game at home?
Keep reading for instructions to play Family Feud at a party or just with your own family! And bonus, tons of Thanksgiving and Christmas Family Feud questions and answers to have your very own Family Feud holiday fun this year!
Christmas Book Bingo is a fun activity for kids to play during Christmas vacation.
Rather than just calling out the words that were pictured on the cards, we read a bunch of our Christmas children's books.
Free bingo board printable and info on how to play.
Think you know your Christmas movies?
Test your movie knowledge with this fun printable Christmas emoji game! A fun Christmas game for all ages!
One of the easiest and budget-friendly Christmas activities that you can try on your upcoming celebration is the Christmas tree on a plate drawing game!
This game needs very minimal preparation.
Be reminded that the relationships that you’ll build with the people you’re with are the best memories this holiday.
This printable Christmas scavenger hunt is the perfect way to spread a little holiday cheer for your family this year!
Simple print out the Christmas scavenger hunt riddles, hide throughout the house, then let your loved ones follow the clues to a gift or surprise at the end!
Who wouldn’t love a Christmas present scavenger hunt to find what Santa left them this year?
The Christmas Tree I-Spy Ornament Game is a fun family game that encourages everyone to slow down and notice the beauty of the season, especially the decorations, the Christmas tree and the ornaments!
Take your decorating one step further with this fun party game!
If you have children or grandchildren then what better way to keep them busy over the festive period than with a fun Christmas Wordsearch?
Can you find these words...Set the timer and see who can find them the fastest.
A Christmas Word Search printable worksheet with 20 Christmas themed vocabulary words.
Perfect for the classroom or as a fun Christmas activity at home.
COOKIES…COOKIES…COOKIES! And I can’t think of a better way to get together during this season with your girlfriends, than to HOST A COOKIE EXCHANGE party!
Hosting a Christmas cookie exchange party is a perfect way to get together with a group of your friends. It’s such a festive way to kick off your Christmas merriment.
When hosting a cookie exchange or a cookie swap party you will get to sample many delicious cookies — and you won’t have to do ALL of the baking yourself!
Sugar cookie truffles are a four-ingredient no-bake recipe that uses sugar cookies, cream cheese, white chocolate and sprinkles.
A recipe video, step-by-step photos and helpful tips are included!
The start of cookie season is on, and I’d like to kick-off the Christmas cookie extravaganza this year with a new recipe for gluten-free peanut butter blossoms.
Well, the recipe isn’t exactly new. After a little experiment, this is the exact traditional recipe… except for little secret flour swap to make these gluten free.
Big, thick, soft and chewy cookies, fully decorated for the holidays in Christmas colored candy melt.
All dressed up and ready for your party!
The holiday season is upon us and there’s no time like the present for a new gluten-free cookie recipe. Agree?
This one is a wonderful and festive holiday cookie – a gluten-free chocolate crinkle cookie.
Gluten-free chocolate crinkle cookies are perfect for holiday celebrations. They look festive, making them the star of any holiday cookie exchange or bake-off.
Hallon Cookies are Christmas heart shaped and round vanilla infused biscuits filled with raspberry jam.
These jewel like cookies are delicious and there is no better pairing with a cup of tea over the yuletide season!
Need a simple recipe that makes a lot of cookies? These Christmas M&M cookies are just the trick!
Christmas M&M cookies are a classic holiday dessert perfect for gifting. This simple cookie recipe is loaded with red and green M&M candies!
A buttery, Clementine infused biscuit with a crispy sugar glaze, perfect for Christmas.
Isn’t it great how food and memories can spread such joy?
This is a traditional recipe that has been enjoyed for many generations.
Who doesn’t know the 12 Days of Christmas song? Try out these fun 12 days of Christmas games this year for a modern twist on a new classic!
They make perfect family Christmas games or Christmas games for adults – fun and hilarious for all ages!
On December 1st, check the daily activity to do with your family to get in the Christmas spirit. Start some new traditions and get set to make memories.
With the 25 Days of Christmas Traditions, make Christmas memories with this fun calendar!
Christmas, glorious Christmas! It’s time to get ready to trim that tree and “deck the halls.”
Want an easy way to make memories each day this holiday season? Free advent calendar printable for busy families that want to be intentional this Christmas.
Here’s how to make this easy rustic looking advent calendar. This is something cute and reusable!
With the first day of Advent, this is a way to make the holiday more meaningful.
A free printable set of Advent activities to fill your Advent calendar. Make making memories with your kids easier this holiday season.
So many ideas in one post to find the Advent calendar filler ideas for Kids.
Find the perfect advent calendar ideas to put in a Christmas calendar for toddlers, kids, and teens.
Here is a list of activities, traditions, and ideas from this group, along with her own experiences growing up, that are sure to give your kids special holiday memories for years to come!
Salt dough ornaments are the sweetest little homemade gift!
You can make them for the whole family or classroom with hardly any effort and there are plenty of fun personalization options.
Kids will have a great time making these!
Sometimes all you want is to make things that are really quick, really cheap, a little quirky, and don’t require a lot of skill.
This Easy No-Sew Yarn Tree is a quirky and fun Christmas decoration!
Growing Crystals is a really fun project to do at home, here we show you how we made our own Christmas stars to hang on our Christmas tree.
The crystals form so quickly you only have to leave them overnight!
Keep the tradition alive, or start a new one, by building a Gluten Free Gingerbread House, which is also dairy free, and tastes great.
Uses this Gluten Free Gingerbread house recipe. Also, find assembling tips for ease and a free printable template.
A Candy House Sugar Cookie Cake makes a fun, festive, stress free and edible alternative to a gingerbread house!
Kids can decorate their Candy House on a sugar cookie cake and eat it, too!
Making a gingerbread house is fun, but doesn't everyone want to eat it. Here is a perfect Christmas challenge for kids.
These gingerbread pancakes to decorate are a fun Christmas Day breakfast activity.
Enjoy the Holidays and special time with your family while playing this super simple, fun, [and free] Printable Christmas Bingo game!
Download your copy of the Printable Christmas Bingo for Preschoolers and enjoy festive time!
Fun and festive way to make stocking stuffers!
Stack, decorate, and build a snowman with this fun winter STEAM activity. This can be entirely or almost entirely kid made.
A fabulous Christmas STEAM activity! Design your own Christmas tree magnet maze game! Fun way for kids to learn about physics and magnetism through play.
This Christmas tree magnet maze activity explores the physics of magnetic force through an object, and how we could use this force to move a ball along a particular path.
Such a fun and festive way to learn!
New crystal candy cane decorations for the Christmas tree sounded fun! Plus they make great little girls from the kids!
Learn how to make Crystal Candy Canes.
Host a fun-filled Christmas party for your kids with ideas based on Barbie: A Perfect Christmas and Barbie In a Christmas Carol videos.
Your kids will have a splendid time watching the movies and playing the fun Christmas games. Maybe you want to join them or just keep them busy while you are taking a moment to read a book, wrap presents or entertain your friends.
So fun to make quick and easy DIY bubble wands and them theme your wands to match the occasion!
Learn how to make a Christmas tree bubble wand and kids can learn bubble physics through play!
This is a recipe but is also fun as a “craft” for kids. With three simple ingredients, kids can make themselves.
Toss these pods into a mug of warm milk and you instantly have smooth, creamy, homemade hot chocolate!
Getting ready for December and the Holiday Season with these useful Christmas BuJo spreads!
Keep organized and stay sane this holiday season with Bullet Journals!
Cleaning your home can feel like a neverending task. And well… that’s because it IS a neverending task!
Get your home clean and tidy ready just in time for Christmas!
The smart cleaning tips below are going to help you keep things just a little bit more under control.
Christmas is so much fun, but can also bring a lot of “stuff” into your home.
These are tips for organizing after Christmas chaos.
The key to organization is keeping your ornaments stash manageable.
Learn how to pack away Christmas ornaments and this method of no broken ornaments.
Gift giving is still that the opportunity to bless someone with an awesome gift you found (or made) just for them. Since you’re broke, you need to figure out some cheap or inexpensive gift ideas.
Finding awesome gift ideas when you're broke is demoralizing.
Did you know that you can find plenty of awesome gift ideas when you're broke? Go here to f\ind cool, cheap and free present ideas.
Christmas is a time for presents! Birthdays mean more presents! Special event means presents!
Here are non-toy and unique ideas for gift giving.
Hint... It will be experiences you won't ever forget!
Yep, did you know you don't have to spend any money at Christmas?!?!
Want to make Christmas on a Zero budget?
It is a crazy thought in today's society. But, it is a lovely thought on the other hand. And completely possible!
Learn simple way to have Christmas on a zero budget in a materialistic society.
It can be real difficult to figure out how to give a good gift.
Because honestly, as much as we think we might know a person, it can always be a hit or miss (unless they’ve directly told you what they want…which can take a bit of the fun out of gift giving).
So the next time you’re in the store and you’re trying to figure out what to give your significant other. Think of this!
Wow! We covered a lot of Christmas Challenges! 50 to be exact.
Are you excited to make this the most festive season ever?
We have covered the various Christmas Challenges. This is going to be the most epic and magical Christmas.
Enjoy these fun holiday challenges!
Please comment below and let me know which one is your favorite!
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