Just because we’re now fully functioning adults (well, some of the time) with proper jobs and mortgages to pay, doesn’t mean we should be exempt from the all-out fun provided by the humble advent calendar.
Whether it’s a teeny-tiny breakfast chocolate or a brand new beauty product, there is something so exciting about being able to gift yourself a small present on each day of December, leading up to Christmas Day on the 25th.
If work seems to grind to an achingly slow grunt at this time of year, with the holidays looking further and further away, popping open an advent calendar each day can bring a small moment of glee to those early morning starts or late-night finishes.
And why should the kids get to have all the fun?
The best cheap Christmas advent calendars for adults in Australia
So if you’d like to treat yourself this holiday season and bring a little bit of Christmas cheer into your life, treat yourself (or a loved one) to one of these awesome Christmas advent calendars.
Godiva Limited Edition Advent Calendar, $45 (was $75) at Godiva
If you ask us, you can’t go wrong with a classic chocolate advent calendar. And this one from heritage Belgian chocolate maker Godiva has 24 days of sweet surprises.
Countdown to the start of the silly season with this chic box featuring 12 glasses of world class wines, packaged up beautifully in sealed test tubes, perfect for when you want “just the one” glass at the end of a tough day. There’s a selection of both red and wine whites.
You can’t go wrong with a classic Cadbury chocolate calendar. The biggest risk with this purchase will be making sure you don’t race ahead and start eating the chocolate from days that haven’t even arrived yet! We won’t tell, if you do.