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Not Your Kids' Advent Calendar: 6 Grown-Up Ways to Countdown to Christmas

Adult advent calendars


Advent calendars are meant, in part, to celebrate the anticipation of Christmas. However, for certain adults, the days leading up to Christmas can be filled more with dread and endless to-do lists than good tidings and cheer.

Thankfully, Santa has arrived early this year with a batch of advent calendars that contain plenty of cheer — and are meant for grown-ups-only to help get through what can be the chaos of the Yuletide season.

Take a look (and a bite or a sip):


Photo credits: iStock

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