Christmas

28 Edible Christmas Crafts for Kids [fun & easy!]

28 Edible Christmas Crafts for Kids [fun & easy!]

Many years ago, when my kids were babies and toddlers and I was researching the idea of homeschooling, I read a book that said that during the entire month of December you should just shelve the regular schoolwork and just do Christmas DIY projects and […]

10 Advent Christmas Crafts and Activities for Kids (easy & fun!)

10 Advent Christmas Crafts and Activities for Kids (easy & fun!)

Everybody knows that the countdown to Christmas is at least as much fun as Christmas Day itself. An Advent Calendar is a great way to make that countdown tangible and create a daily routine that can turn into a great family tradition. These 10 crafts […]

22 Fun Christmas Crafts for Toddlers Age 2-3

22 Fun Christmas Crafts for Toddlers Age 2-3

I love the Christmas season as much as anyone, but I vividly remember the days when my kids were toddlers and how challenging the month of December could sometimes be. During the year of the year, you can often spend half the day at the […]

Christmas Ornaments for Book Clubs and Book Lovers

Christmas Ornaments for Book Clubs and Book Lovers

Stuck on what to give as a Christmas gift for somebody? Consider an ornament! Almost everybody, regardless of their religious persuasion, does some sort of decorating in December. In addition to being hung on trees at home, ornaments can be used to decorate office desks, […]

Unfinished Wooden Christmas Ornaments to Paint: Kits, Snowmen, and Trees

Unfinished Wooden Christmas Ornaments to Paint: Kits, Snowmen, and Trees

Painting unfinished Christmas ornaments together is fun and easy way to spend family time together during the holiday season. When my two girls were little, they loved crafts of all kinds. I would regularly go to Michael’s and buy them foam craft kits and glue […]

Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies With Pretzel Antlers

Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies With Pretzel Antlers

Our church has a Christmas cookie sale every year in early December. People sign up to bring several dozen cookies and all the proceeds from the sale go to MUST Ministries, an organization that provides things like groceries, hot meals, emergency shelter, and clothing to […]

Angel Costumes for Girls

Angel Costumes for Girls

  It’s November, and girls (and possibly even boys!) all over the country will soon be needing angel costumes for Christmas plays and pageants. Of course, if your daughters are anything like mine, they don’t need any reason at all to dress up. I remember […]

5 Great Christmas Tree Storage Bags with Wheels

5 Great Christmas Tree Storage Bags with Wheels

If you need some organizational help at Christmas time, these Christmas tree storage bags with wheels might be just what you need. Storage and organization is always a challenge for me, and storing Christmas items is something of a unique challenge. Between trees, ornaments, nativity […]