Sian Butcher / BuzzFeed 1. Watch Parks and Recreation Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF NBC There's nothing like going home for the holidays, and we should all be so lucky to call Pawnee, Indiana home. I recently started rewatching Parks and Rec, and can I say it's exactly the balm I needed for this shitshow of a year. This show has so much heart and so many laughs and it's just the perfect things to put on in the background while you get on with your Christmas to-do list.Watch it on Amazon Prime.Or, check out Jane the Virgin's first season on Netflix. 2. Read Enter Title Here by Rahul Kanakia. Amazon Jim says it's a "fantastic contemporary with a wonderful anti-hero who I couldn't help but cheer for."Get a copy here.For something shorter, how about this lovely essay about brotherhood? 3. Listen to "Awaken, My Love!" by Childish Gambino. Glassnote Donald Glover's been blowing up on his excellent show Atlanta this year, but 2016 will still get a healthy helping of Childish Gambino, too. The newest album, "Awaken, My Love!" hit shelves last week and it does not disappoint.Listen on Spotify. If that's not for you, how about some bookish chats on the Penguin Podcast? 4. Play The Trail. itunes.apple.com This delightful game will captivate anyone who still has nostalgia for Oregon Trail. What really makes this exploration game worthwhile are the stunning visuals – they'll totally transport you from whatever boring IRL thing you're doing.Get it for iOS and Android.For something more fast-paced, how about Need for Speed? 5. Cook these Pigs in Blankets.... IN BLANKETS. View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Oh, heaven is a place on earth, amiright?Recipe here.For dessert, here's hot chocolate four ways. 6. Try taking a trip to the theatre. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Live entertainment, folks, it's a thing. And Christmas time is the perfect excuse to treat yourself. Catch a panto or Nutcracker near you, or if you're in London, the National is showing an delightful and high-concept Peter Pan, as well as the stunning Love and star-studded Hedda Gabler this month.If you are one of those terrible people who don't turn their mobiles off in theatres, try a new hobby your phone won't interrupt instead. 7. Follow Mr Pickles and Bella View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Bella (pictured above in all her perfection) and Mr Pickles are the beloved pets of British illustrator Gemma Correll. They're just two adorable pugs with hilarious faces and I swear to god Bella is my Patronus.Here's seven more accounts to check out.