The first big decoration you are going to want to add into your home is the Christmas tree. Bring your family with you if you are going to pick out a brand new tree, and get their opinion on which tree you should add to your home. After you purchase your tree make sure that you buy ornaments and lights to add to it as well. Put lights, ornaments, and anything else Christmas related on your tree, then finish it off with presents to give your home a good holiday look.
After you are done putting the Christmas tree in your home then it's time to fix up the rest of your home's interior. Get stockings, make holiday cookies, and change the overall mood and theme to be ready for the holidays. Add snowflakes around your home, consider changing some of your lights to green or red, and even think about putting mistletoe somewhere in your home as well. You can even be creative and create your own Christmas decorations, so think of easy projects you and the family can do to create decorations all in your home.
The outside of your home is just as important as the inside of your home. Depending on how much space you have to work with there is a lot you can do to make your home look ready for Christmas. There are carpets you can add to your front lawn that can make it look like there's snow, or entire Christmas scenes that you can purchase to add as well. Look into gingerbread men houses, snowmen igloo, or even elf themed decorations for the outside of your home.
Make your car festive by adding Christmas decorations to it. You can add mats on your vehicle that are related to Christmas, hang an ornament under your rear view mirror, and put an ornament on your dashboard. You can add stickers to your vehicle just for the season that way people know you are into the holiday spirit.
Decorate yourself to be ready for the holidays. Whenever there is a holiday event remember to dress for the occasion. Wear green, red, and white so that you can fit the colors of the holidays. There are elf hats you can wear just for fun, or invest in a Grinch mask if you like joking around. One of the biggest parts of being in the holiday spirit is fixing yourself up with Christmas decorations.