11 Things We All Do At Christmas Without Really Knowing Why!

Sometimes you just can't explain the magic of Christmas.


1. We become overly sentimental.

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All we want for Christmas is world peace!

2. We dress up our pets!

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Do they enjoy it? Probably not, but it looks really cute and that's all that matters!

3. We actually find it enjoyable to listen to the same 5 songs over and over again!

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And we sing along every time.

4. Our perspective on the weather totally changes.

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Suddenly snow storms are "beautiful" and "magical" rather than an huge inconvenience and potential safety hazard.

5. We chop down trees, drag them into our homes and decorate them.

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It's kind of a weird tradition when you think about it.

6. We stress about the most insignificant details!

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Christmas will be RUINED if we can't find those adorable little angel decorations! WHERE ARE THEY?!

7. We eat our own body weight in candy.

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Little known fact: at Christmas time candy becomes one of the key food groups.

8. We pretend to enjoy roasted chestnuts...

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... even though they take forever to peel, they're far too hot on the inside and they taste bland!

9. We're extra nice to our relatives!

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We're not trying to butter them up for better presents, we promise!

10. We think every noise at night is Santa and his reindeer on the rooftops.

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Those noises were definitely made by hooves, you can totally tell!

11. We wear all kinds of ridiculous clothing in public!

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Christmas sweaters, Santa hats, reindeer antlers; at no other time of the year would we even consider dressing like this!

What odd things do you do at Christmas? Tell us in the comments.

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