Hundreds of Ways to Entertain Yourself Over the Holidays

Hundreds of Ways to Entertain Yourself Over the Holidays

Carolyn Purnell
Dec 23, 2012

Now that most TV shows are on holiday hiatus and many of us have a bit of time off before getting back to work, you may be facing some extra leisure time and wondering how you should spend it. Here's a look back at some of our favorite posts on books, games, movies, and music for some ideas on how you could pass the time.

Movies and TV:
Five Great Documentaries to Stream on Netflix Tonight
5 Design Documentaries for Inspiration
Lucky Seven: TV Series Worth Streaming on Netflix
Five Fun Animated Entertainments to Stream on Netflix Tonight
Sleep, What's That? The Five Most Additive Shows on Netflix

Books and Magazines for Adults:
The 8 Books Every Home Decorator Should Own
10 eBooks We Love...and Half of Them Are Available for Free!
Holiday Gift Guide: Home & Design Books
Home Decor Magazines for Your Tablet
Print Magazines We (Still) Love as Digital Magazines

Books for Kids:
Board Books for Book Loving Parents
More Off the Beaten Path Board Books
5 Books to DIY for Your Kids
20 of My Favorite Children's Books
Bookish Crafts & Activities for Kids
20 Kids' Books About Color

Our Current Favorite Social "Board" Games
Our Favorite 5 Minute Time Killer Games
Kid-Friendly Games Suited for Small Spaces
A Free Color-Based Board Game
Free Printable Tasty Bingo Game

Music and Podcasts:
The Best Podcasts for a Slow Day at Work
For a Cozy Evening By the Fire with Friends: A Warm, Autumn Playlist
Check Out Obama's Spotify Playlist
A Kids' Playlist to Keep Everybody Dancing
The Perfect Cocktail Party Playlist
Perfect Playlist: Cozy Winter Dinner Party
Mood Music: Audio Advice Based on Your Feelings

Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2012 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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