Christmas Like a German – Resources

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I’ll be adding more resources in the next few days so be sure to check back!

#1 – Advent Calendar

#2 – Advent Wreath

#3 – German Christmas Pyramid

#4 – Incense Smokers

#6 – German Christmas Tree Ornaments

Here are some ornaments that are very similar to ornaments I’ve bought in Germany (or were gifted to me):

#7 German Movies & TV Shows

On Amazon (to stream or rent):


Dinner for One (this is traditionally watched on New Year’s Eve)

#8 – “Visit” a German Christmas Market

Click here to take a virtual stroll through the Stuttgart, Ludwigsburg, and Esslingen Christmas markets! (This is a guide I wrote for my Germany travel website.)

#9 – Make Marzipan

Watch me make homemade marzipan! The marzipan portion of the video starts at 12:59.

#10 – Make Glühwein

Click here to buy an authentic German Christmas market mug for your Glühwein!

#11 – Make Gebrannte Mandeln

#12 – Make Stollen Bread

#13 – Make Vanilla Crescents (Vanillekipferl)

#16 – Make Lebkuchenherzen

#24 – Celebrate Christmas Eve