New Year’s Eve is around the corner and some of us just can’t party like it’s 1999. If hanging out a club in Vegas or battling the cold and crowd in Times Square just doesn’t appeal to you, we’ve got a great collection of best ideas for staying in during NYE. It’s ok to be Grandma 3.0 this year especially if you’re not getting January 2nd off. Take it easy and relax at home, put on some music or get your favorite movie on, get some snacks out, pull out your favorite wine, put the work away, disconnect from your phone and connect with your closest loved ones, and start the new year being bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.
Staying at home on NYE doesn’t have to be boring or depressing at all. Here are 20 great ideas for you and your entire family to get the fun started in the comfort of your little abode.
Here are more ideas of great, fun, economic things to do at home to ring in the New Year with your BFF or family.
These 8 quick reasons to why you should skip going out on NYE are spot on. If large, wild crowds, and expensive drinks spilling all over your new hot dress aren’t really your thing, check out more convincing reasons to stay in. And yes, wear that cute little dress even if you’re staying in.
Most of us have kids and dragging them out anywhere past their bedtime can be a special event all its own. Most little kids don’t even know or care that it’s New Years and the truth is they’d rather be at home playing with their new toys anyway. Here are 7 ways to hang out with the kids at home on NYE and make it fun for everyone who has a bedtime of 7pm.
If you needed more reasons to stay home, check out this hilarious list of reasons. Our particular favorites are having to fit into that LBD after you’ve been eating nonstop since Halloween and having to start work again on Monday, January 2nd exhausted and grumpy. After all, Mondays are already tough, don’t make it harder on yourselves.