You're Only Ready for Christmas If You Check Off at Least 23/30 of These Things

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Teresa McGlothlin

5 Min Quiz

Did you put up enough lights to make Clark Griswold envious?

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Does everyone know what you want because you've dropped a lot of hints?

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Have you made a gift list and checked it twice?

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Do you know what you're going to put on top of your tree?

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Did you remember to get batteries for all the new gifts?

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How many rolls of tape did you get?

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Have you planned out the holiday dinner yet?

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Do you have enough wrapping paper to wrap everything?

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Where did you hang the mistletoe this year?

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Would you consider your gingerbread house a success?

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Has your Elf on the Shelf been naughty or nice this year?

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When you went caroling, did your neighbors like it?

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Did you make sure your Santa suit still fits?

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What kind of cookies do you plan to leave out for Santa?

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You have wrapping paper, but did you remember the bows?

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How about gift tags? Do you have enough of those?

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Are you on top of the accommodations for your guests?

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Did you pick out your Christmas pajamas yet?

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Will all of your holiday cards arrive on time?

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Have the family photos been taken?

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Did you make your own door wreath, or did you buy it?

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Where did you go to meet Santa Claus?

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Would you say you've watched enough Hallmark holiday movies?

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Did you remember to make a holiday playlist for your party?

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How much did you enjoy going to see "The Nutcracker"?

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Have you perfected your hot cocoa recipe?

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How many toys have you donated to toy drives?

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What did you think of the tree lighting ceremony you attended?

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Have you set aside a small gift for someone to open on Christmas Eve?

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Did you drive around to check out your neighbors' decorations?

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About This Quiz

Sleigh bells ring; are you listening to the sound of everything you need to do before Christmas morning? Don't run the risk of having to head to the store on Chrismas Eve. Instead, run yourself through this checklist! By the time you finish, you'll know if you're fully prepared. 

From making a holiday playlist to applying all the gift tags, there's an endless number of details you have to remember. Add in the dinner menu and shopping, and it's enough to make anyone feel unprepared. Some of us are born for it, but others will never be ready. Stop watching the Hallmark Channel for a few minutes, and find out how much more work you have to do before your guests arrive. 

There's nothing worse than waking up on Christmas morning and remembering that you didn't thaw out the holiday bird. Even if you think you've checked everything off your list, are you absolutely sure? Are you 100% positive that you've completed every little task that makes the day jolly and bright? 

Put your doubts to rest, and make sure! If you can check off at least 23 of these things,  you are more than ready! If not, we'll see you standing in line at midnight on December 24! 

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