5 Things to do during the holidays

adam lee
2 min readDec 22, 2022
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The holidays are a time for celebration, relaxation, and rejuvenation. If you’re looking for ways to make the most of your holiday break, here are a few ideas:

  1. Spend time with loved ones

The holidays are a great opportunity to reconnect with family and friends. Plan gatherings, dinners, or outings with the people you care about most. We’re very intuned with the busy chaos of life and work that sometimes we overlook the fact that we need to enjoy the present moment with the people we love and care about.

2. Relax and recharge

The holidays can be a busy and stressful time, so it’s important to make sure you carve out some time to relax and recharge. Take a break from work, put your phone down, and do something that brings you joy and helps you unwind. This could be a campfire with friends or binge-watching your favorite series of episodes.

3. Get outside

The holiday season is a great time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Go for a hike, take a walk, or go skiing or snowboarding. The fresh air and exercise will do you good for your mental health and well-being.

4. Give back

The holidays are also a time for giving and helping others. Local communities offer services to give back during holidays such as Christmas and Thanksgiving. Consider volunteering at a local organization, donating to a charity, or doing something kind for a neighbor or friend.

5. Try something new

The holidays are a great time to try something new and out of your comfort zone. Take a cooking class, learn a new skill such as martial arts, or go on an adventure.

If you are interested in martial arts, feel free to read my article on 5 reasons why you should try martial arts here.

Whatever you choose to do, make sure to take the time to enjoy yourself and have fun. Happy holidays!



adam lee

I'm a martial artist and software engineer. I enjoy writing about Martial Arts, Personal Development, Technology, and Travel.