I'm not a very religious person. But I like to observe the Christian festivals as well as the old pagan festivals. I pick and mix my religion. Advent as I understand it is a time of waiting. Waiting for Christ's birth. It isn't supposed to be a time of celebration. Churches are not decorated for Christmas until Christmas, at least not the ones I infrequently visit. Advent is a penitential season not one of feasting and indulgence. I try (not very hard it has to be said) to remember this and…
DIY: Make a Holiday Activity Advent Calendar for Your Family from Recycled Materials
This colorful DIY advent calendar can be filled with a festive activity for each day of the month, and is made from craft supplies and recycled envelopes.
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Easy & Cute Christmas Crafts for Kids to Make Themselves
Are you getting into the holiday spirit yet? I’m yearning to bake cookies and make crafts with my children as we await St. Nick’s arrival. Here are a few projects children can actually mostly do themselves. 1. Find a twig in the yard and and make these Scrap Ribbon Tree Ornaments by Fireflies and Mudpies. Great for manual dexterity and teaching/enforcing tying skills. 2. Elf Yourself at Mrs. Pauley’s Kindergarten.