Kids will enjoy the anticipation of opening up the doors to find handwritten notes inside informing them that they can stay up to watch the end of their favourite show, or that a new book is waiting for them when they hop into bed.
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Write out the first clue to a treasure hunt
Tickets to see a Christmas movie or pantomime
Outing: shop for a new toy to donate to a charitable organisation
Bake cookies together
Drive around your hometown looking for Christmas Lights