All our best to you and yours and hope you're able to spend this evening with friends and loved ones.
I recommend you ring in the New Year with a tasty punch. Class it up a bit, in an olde timey way. This one hits the spot.
It's really very good.
If too late now, do file the recipe away and try it the next time you're having a party. Freeze some grapefruit-sized water balloons for ice (then remove the balloon, give it a rinse to get off that powder, and in the punch it goes).
And serve it in a punch bowl like this: