The holiday season is that special time of year where everything seems happier, brighter, and more magical. It seems as though the whole world is a little bit nicer and a little bit kinder during that time of year. In some ways, it can almost feel like a let down when it is all over. The world goes back to how it always is, and that magic begins to fade.

It doesn’t have to be that way, however. That magic can last all year round if you allow it to. Here are some ways you can keep that holiday spirit alive all year long:

Spread Kindness:

A kind word or a smile goes a long way. Be kind to those around you. You never know when a seemingly small gesture can change someone’s day.

Be Charitable:

Find a charity that speaks to your heart and then do what you can to support them. You can even make it a family affair, and choose a new charity every year to support.


Along the same lines of giving to charity, why not find something that speaks to you and volunteer your time? Giving back to others is a great way to keep that holiday spirit alive.

What are your ideas for keeping the magic alive year-round?