Tag: Christmas

5 Printable Christmas Play Dough Mats

Sometimes it seems like time passes a lot slower at this time of year… Especially for kids who are anxiously waiting for Christmas morning. If you are looking for fast, fun, and simple ways to help them pass the time,…

How to Make a Kissing Ball

While many times you will see kissing balls made out of greenery or flowers, we made our kissing balls out of ribbon. We made these for my daughter’s wedding — she really loved the whimsical look of these. These can…

DIY Clothespin Poinsettia

What do you think of this DIY clothespin poinsettia? Initially, I was going to call this project a Christmas tree ornament, but then I figured it could actually be much more than that. Not only would this clothespin poinsettia make…

Twine Candy Cane Ornament

Can you believe this simple ornament is made with cardboard and red and white twine or hemp?  You can use this same technique to make ornaments using any simple shapes. You should be able to find a variety of different…

Jar Lid Candy Craft

Discover how easy it is to recycle a couple of jar lids into on over-sized piece of peppermint candy. You can use it as a Christmas tree ornament or as a gift topper. It can even be a gift if…

20 DIY Advent Calendars

Nothing is harder for most kids, and even some adults, than waiting for Christmas. One way to make it a little bit easier is to make an advent calendar to help count down the days. For those who may not…

Happy Leon Day

Happy Noel Day

You may not be thinking of Christmas today, but it is a great day to do just that because it is Leon Day…  What is Leon Day? Leon is Noel spelled backwards and noel is another word for Christmas. Why…