This time of year is always magical, whether you love decorating Christmas cookies with your little ones, visiting Santa or buying presents for family and friends. Luckily, our favorite celebs love the holidays, too, and these 12 beautiful photos prove it. Check out our gallery of celebs celebrating the holidays!

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Mariah Carey 1

Mariah Carey

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What's cuter than decorating Christmas cookies with your little ones? Nothing! Mariah and her twins make the holidays look good.


Mario Lopez 2

Mario Lopez

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When the weather outside gets frightful, we go inside... and visit Santa! Mario Lopez and his little ones had fun with Santa.


Kelly Rowland 3

Kelly Rowland

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Trimming the Christmas tree is one of the best parts of the holiday season, and that's exactly the kind of fun that Kelly Rowland got into.

Selena Gomez 4

Selena Gomez

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Celebrating with friends and family around this time of year always brings us joy, and it's clear that Selena Gomez is enjoying the holidays with her godson.


Gisele Bundchen 5

Gisele Bundchen

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Relaxing and watching her hubby play, Gisele shows off how to relax on a casual holiday Sunday. The tree is just bonus scenery, really.


Giuliana Rancic 6

Giuliana Rancic

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Beautiful time with your family and friends is fun, and Giuliana Rancic proves that getting together for a gingerbread house decorating party is always a good idea.


Jennifer Lopez 7

Jennifer Lopez

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Having fun with the kids, like Jennifer Lopez, is super fun. She's pretty sure that Max wants to go shopping and Emme is ready to party.

Nicole Richie 8

Nicole Richie

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With just 9 days left till Christmas, Nicole Richie posted this photo as a countdown to the good times ahead. Decorating the house? Done!


Meghan Trainor 9

Meghan Trainor

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Of course, we can't forget our furry friends this time of year either. Meghan Trainor clearly had a good time dressing up her pup in this adorable outfit.

Adriana Lima 10

Adriana Lima

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Adriana Lima got some help decorating the tree and her home. How cute is that?!


Zoe Saldana 11

Zoe Saldana

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Sometimes, celebrating the holidays means being somewhere decidedly not even remotely cold. Zoe Saldana and her hubby wish us all a Merry Christmas from the tropics!

Reese Witherspoon 12

Reese Witherspoon

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The best and worst part of the holidays? Gift shopping, of course! An excited Reese Witherspoon shows off that she's all done (and it's so pretty!).