• Chocolate Dipped Holiday Spoons

    I saw chocolate covered spoons meant for stirring into hot drinks in a catalog and thought they would be a neat gift idea for someone who enjoys hot drinks. I decided to make some and quickly discovered that there are many possibilities…

  • Gingerbread Girl Rice Krispies Treats

      I used these cute bow molds (found on Amazon) to make Minnie Mouse pops and Minnie Mouse Rice Krispies Treats for my daughter’s birthday and thought they would be cute to use to make gingerbread girls…

  • Felt Elf Hat

    I made a felt elf hat using leftover felt I had on hand to go along with my daughter’s elf outfit that we had her wear for our Christmas cards.   Materials – Red and green felt (preferably extra…

  • DIY Christmas Cards

    DIY Christmas Cards

    Here is a simple idea for making your own Christmas cards.  You can make it a fun family activity by getting everyone involved in making them. My husband’s parents gave the kids adorable elf outfits to wear for…

  • Advent Calendar Activity

    Sorry this is a little late, but here is an idea for an activity kids can do when counting down the days until Christmas.  It is a magnetic Advent calendar so you can put it on your refrigerator. …

  • Cardboard Fireplace

    We moved this year and we don’t have a fireplace at our new house, but…… we do have a lot of moving boxes and moving paper, which can be just as good!  I wanted to make a fireplace…

  • Turkey Sugar Cookies

    My daughter loves using cookie cutters to make shapes with Play Doh so I thought it would be fun for us to make some Thanksgiving cookies. I was looking through my cookie cutters to see if I…

  • Thanksgiving Table Place Marker for Kids

      This is a quick and easy place marker to make for kids at the Thanksgiving table. Put this turkey jar along with some paper or coloring pages related to Thanksgiving to keep kids occupied.   Materials:…