How to spend christmas and new years alone?

I'm 19 and I have the worst parents ever, not once have they held a birthday for me or ever given me a christmas gift, I don't care so much about gifts now that I'm older, I don't have other family or friends and definitely no GF so I wanted to know what should I do to enjoy myself, I've already left a present under the tree for the children's hospital and it felt great but need some more ideas, last year I sleep through christmas day so anything is better than that lol

Asked By: Hands Up Chin Down Buddy - 12/18/2008
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Answered By: Leafsfan29 - 12/18/2008
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Visit friends, work in a soup kitchen, go to a resort, go skiing, read a good book, volunteer at a hospital or nursing home for the day
Answered By: Zookeeper - 12/18/2008
I undersand where your coming from, my parents were pettty much the same growing up... More
Answered By: jen - 12/18/2008
hang out with friends, travel
Answered By: shantaerene - 12/18/2008
Well, that's about the most heartbreaking thing I think I've ever heard! That said, you sound like a great person despite such neglect and giving to others is truly what Christmas is all about. Since you've already done that, here's my suggestion: I personally don't care for Christmas music, but I love the many... More
Answered By: Dizzy - 12/18/2008
I spent Christmas alone last year because my family was visiting my grandparents in Switzerland and I had finals and no cash. I actually went to the local family shelter and offered to volunteer on Christmas and New Years. I've been singing and playing the piano for a long time, so I performed Christmas carols and... More
Answered By: Trinity R - 12/18/2008
I would suggest starting your own little christmas, that's what i plan on doing this holiday.I cant remember the last time i celebrated any holiday with my family or even got a gift, O i do remember getting a bike when i was 5 lol i'm 18 now.The holidays can be a real bummer when it seems like every one is with family... More
Answered By: brenda.moore73 - 12/18/2008
I have had to do that in the past, so I know what that is like. Christmas would probably be the hardest. I used the time just to reflect on my life and just to relax. Having family and friends is great, but as you know, they can also create a lot of stress and cause fights. So, use Christmas day to do something you... More
Answered By: Angrygirl5 - 12/18/2008
well i dont celebrate christams so i really cant help u but do something fun live ur life once in awhile
Answered By: SexiiChika - 12/18/2008
i like you., really., IM me.,
Answered By: mquestionforyou - 12/19/2008
Ya know, that is really a sad story but you got yourself and if the truth be told sometimes family and friends can be a pain at the holidays, drinking too much, eating too much, getting bored and doing stupid things... More
Answered By: metallic moment - 12/19/2008
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