advent calendar

Holy moly, pretty much in love with this DIY Pinata Advent Calendar I spotted via the M&T Spotlight from Handmade Charlotte. PiƱatas and advents combined, I must be dreaming! See a few more great DIY advent calendar ideas below: Quick and Easy Advent Calendar Printable Advent Holiday Wipe-Off Advent

I’ve got the fabulously talented Juliann Law of PB J&J here, with a Free Printable for the holiday season. It’s time to count down the holidays and we’re sharing a fun Christmas Countdown, a puzzle for the kids to create. You could hang it on your fridge, add it to a frame on the fireplace […]

I don’t know about your family, but holidays are a BIG deal at our house! We LOVE the holidays! I thought it would be fun to create a little countdown chalk board to remember all of life’s important events! I had made some Christmas Countdown blocks last year… but I wanted to create something I […]

You know I love a good countdown! Well, remember these Chocolate Christmas Countdown books? I picked up one for each of my kids to have from our local grocery store and it’s bringing back all kinds of memories. These were my favorite as a kid! Here are a few other really fun and creative advent […]

Want to end squabbles between siblings over who gets to put up the advent ornament each day? How about making personal advent calendars so each kid can have one? This is also a great quick project for classrooms, scout packs, make and takes at holiday bazaars, or just a good fun craft activity to do […]

Weekend Make and Takes: Advents

by Marie on November 28, 2009

December is full of countdowns and we love to countdown to Christmas. Here’s our Advent calendar for the next 25 days. We’ll be taking off one of these rings until we get to the top on Christmas morning. To make this advent, tape paper strips around one another in the form of a tree. You […]

Guest post by Molly of The Pickett’s Place. This is a fun christmas tradition I’ve been sharing with my family. It is cheap and so fun, and the kids love to discover all the books to be found and read during the holiday season. First, find 25 christmas books. It may sound like a lot, […]

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