15 Things to Celebrate This December!

In Bear Country, winter is one of our favorite times of year, and each December we get excited for all the season has to offer: evenings snuggled around the fire, steaming mugs of hot cocoa, fun outdoor activities and, of course, Christmas! Here are some of the things we’ll be celebrating this month:

  1. Snow!

    Snow

  2. Choosing the perfect Christmas tree

    Tree

  3. An excuse for silly hats

    hats

  4. Sleigh rides through the countryside

    Sleigh Ride

  5. The annual Bear Country ice sculpture contest

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  6. Gingerbread Bears
    Gingerbread

  7. Hanging festive decorations
    Decorating

  8. Sledding!
    Sledding 1Though hopefully with better luck than Papa Bear…Sledding 2-3

  9. Setting up the Nativity scene
    Nativity Scene

  10. Delicious home-cooked meals
    Food

  11. The story of The Nutcracker
    Nutcracker

  12. Listening to carolers
    Carolers

  13. Baking cookies for Santa Bear
    Cookies…if Honey doesn’t polish them off first!

  14. Ice skating on frozen ponds
    Skating

  15. And spending quality time with the whole family!
    Family

What are you most looking forward to this December? Let us know in the comments!