14 New Traditions To Start This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season for traditions old and new. Speaking of new, how ‘bout you celebrate winter with a bowl of Dreyer’s new Limited Edition Slow Churned Peppermint Wonderland Light Ice Cream?

1. Really go to TOWN on that gingerbread house.

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2. Spice up your stockings!

3. Give a little love to your outdoor trees!

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Go buckwild in the wild!

4. Instead of apple pie for dessert, try something unique.

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Like a peppermint stick ice cream brownie pyramid! Or how ‘bout a peppermint sundae?

5. Bundle up and attempt an outdoor activity.

6. Plan a family craft night!

And be sure to blast your favorite holiday jams.

7. Practice your wrapping skills on everything in sight!

8. Make your family vehicles glisten!

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And drive around pretending to be Santa. Perhaps donate some food or gifts to Toys for Tots.

9. Have an ugly sweater party for your pets.

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10. Make something wacky for Santa!

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Like this Double Peppermint Jelly Roll Cake for his big ol’ belly.

11. Why not sing your heart out to your neighbors?

12. Build your own sled and join a sled race!

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Beep! Beep! Comin’ in hot!

13. Track Santa’s whereabouts.

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14. And before bed on Christmas Eve, be sure to sprinkle reindeer dust for Dasher and crew.

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