Holiday Hacks: 5 Things You Should Do the Day Before Christmas

Here are tips for a stress-free Christmas Eve and Christmas Day!

IMAGE courtesy of Pixabay

We made a quick day-before-Christmas party checklist for all the nervous Heads of Noche Buena out there! These holiday hacks make entertaining much easier. 

 

1 Take out your tableware, linens, and decor a day before.

There is nothing more satisfying than crossing off another task on your holiday checklist. This way, you will be able to check if your utensils, linens, and decor are complete. 

 

2 Wash and prep all your greens. 

Salad greens keep well in the chiller. You can wash all your salad greens ahead of time and do all the knife- and prep-work for salad components: carrots, cucumbers, and dressing. 

 

3 Marinate meats.

This tip is fast and will save you plenty of precious time. On the day you need to cook your meats, they will already be tender and flavorful from marinating the day before. 

 

More from Yummy.ph
Marinades can do wonders for your meat or seafood!

 

4  Buy extra ice. 

It never hurts to be extra prepared. A backup bag or two of ice could save the last case of drinks from going warm and will leave you with more freezer space for leftovers. 

 

5 Make a kitchen holiday playlist. 

Set the mood: calm, happy, and jolly Christmas songs will make any Christmas family get-together extra special! Plus, a fun playlist will help you keep calm in the kitchen. 

 

More from Yummy.ph
These no-bake dessert recipes come together in only a few minutes!

More from Yummy.ph
Complete your holiday spread with a homemade fruitcake.

0
Comments. Join the discussion below!
Comments
LATEST FOR YUMMY.PH

Hot Sauce on Your Dessert? This Sauce Is Not For The Faint-Hearted

This super-hot sauce recipe is designed specifically for pouring over ice cream or cake.

Want Soft, Fluffy Cakes? Add This Ingredient To Your Flour!

You'll wonder why you never did it before!

You Don't Need to Cook These 3 Easy Meals!

You don't need a stove to make these wonderfully fresh recipes.
Load More