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Best Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars

Like the Christmasy spirited person you are or at least try to be, you can think of no better way to actively anticipate the arrival of Christmas Day than with an advent calendar. I personally can’t stand the cheap chocolate advent calendars. Waxy brown squares bring no pleasure to this chocolate lover. Have you ever thought of the best ideas for things to put in Advent calendars?

And I realize not everyone loves chocolate and not everyone is going to fork over money for the Lego version. These are the best ideas for things to put in Advent calendars. What’s a Christmasy person to do? Is it even possible to count down to Christmas without choking down a faux-chocolate morsel the first twenty-five days in December?

Take a look at this list of items I’ve complied with that have nothing to do with chocolate. That’s right, one for each day from December 1st until the Big Day.

Best Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars

Trust us, we know.

Hotwheels

No matter what your age, Hotwheels are cool cars. You might not be able to find twenty-five cool you like, but I bet you can find at least one.
Best Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include these fun hot wheel cars!

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Flashlight

Another ageless gift that both young and old will appreciate. You can never have too many flashlights, can you?

You always need a flash flight so this is perfect for Things to Put in Advent Calendars.

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Harmonica

It’s better than a kazoo. All the cool kids are playing them.

Best Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include the ones that let you sing.

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Small Lego set

Everyone I know would gladly put together a Lego set. Lego is fun, but don’t leave it lying around the floor for someone to step on. Otherwise, Santa may leave you a lump of coal in your stocking.

Legos are definitely fun Things to Put in Advent Calendars.

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Batteries

We all need them and you can’t go wrong with Double A’s.

Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones that will help out on Christmas morning.
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Card Games

It’s the perfect time of year to stay indoors and play a game around the table with some hot chocolate and popcorn.
Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones to inspire a fun family night.
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New Earbuds

Face it, earbuds need to be replaced every couple of years, if they don’t fall apart sooner than that. If you can afford to, upgrade to Bluetooth earbuds!

 

Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones to help them tune out their annoying relatives.
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Gum or Breath Mints

– If you’re going to be anywhere the mistletoe, make sure you and your loved ones are ready to pucker up!


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Travel Sized Toiletries

Speaking of fresh breath, even kids will get a kick out of seeing a miniature tube of toothpaste.

Best Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones that help them travel with ease.
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Lip Balm

Unless you’re celebrating Christmas in the Southern Hemisphere, take this opportunity to bless someone with the gift of hydration!
Lip balm is useful for Things to Put in Advent Calendars.

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Don’t forget that hand lotion.

Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones that will keep their hands refreshed.

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Brain Teaser Puzzles

This will keep them busy for a while.

This brain teaser is a fun Things to Put in Advent Calendars.

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Okay, I caved.

A few yummy food items can also be part of a good advent calendar. As long as you’re feeding meat-eaters, everyone loves good beef jerky.

Things to Put in Advent Calendars include snacks!

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Protein Bars

Because we can all stand to eat more protein, especially at Christmastime.

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Hard Candy

As promised, I’m staying away from the chocolate.

Candy is always a good Things to Put in Advent Calendars idea.

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Portable chargers

Technology is everywhere so make sure you can use it everywhere.

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Another gift of technology

Keep your earbuds and USB cords neatly organized wherever you go.

Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones that will help tame the earbuds.

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Decorate the tree with an ornament that captures the past eleven months of their lives.

Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include fun beautiful ornaments.

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Or maybe the year was more like this:

Things to Put in Advent Calendars include fun ornaments.

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December can be busy and stressful.

Need to Laugh? A joke book – keep it age-appropriate – can help ease the tension.

 

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I can tell you’re still feeling stressed.

Grab some bath bombs and take a soak in the tub.

Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include ones to help you relax.

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Christmas cookie cutter set

Here’s a fun way to bring old traditions and recipes into the present.

Christmas cookie anything is perfect for Things to Put in Advent Calendars.

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Christmas-themed jewelry

If you don’t like the twinkling lights necklaces, check out these adorable Santa Claus earrings.

Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include fun ones like Christmas jewelry.

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Christmas Socks

Yes, I’m getting a little cheesy, but you only have to wear them one day a year.

Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars include fun socks!

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On the first day of Christmas,

my true love gave to me…the best chocolate in the world! You knew I couldn’t resist! A true chocoholic never can! 

 

Chocolate is always a Things to Put in Advent Calendars go to.

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Merry Christmas!

These items are truly the Ideas for Things to Put in Advent Calendars! What is your favorite thing to put in Advent calendars? I’d love to hear all about it. 

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