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It’s finally December, meaning that I don’t have to pretend that I haven’t been listening to my Christmas playlist since November 1, my apartment can smell like Christmas cookie 24/7, and I can start buying all the gifts for all my favorite people. It kinda sucks that the beginning of December is also finals week for all the college students out there. How can you really be happy to bake the round sugar cookies with snowmen on them and blast carols when you have a huge history paper that’s due in two days. Don’t fret my friends; I’ve still managed to be in the holiday spirit every single year I’ve been in college. Here are some things that I’ve done in the past to get geared up for the holidays while I’m suffering through finals!