Three years ago, I tried something different: a musical selection each day connected to Christmas, arranged kind of like an advent calendar. It was fun, but was kind of a slog - making a commitment to do anything before Christmas can be like that!
Nonetheless, I'm going to try it again this year.
The first pick is by She and Him, the she being Zooey Deschanel and the him being M. Ward. She can see pretty much anything, he (him?) can play most anything, and their A Very She and Him Christmas release from last year is pretty sweet. This is their cover of Frank Sinatra's Christmas Waltz, which seems to be known to a lot of people through the first words, "Frosted windowpanes..."