How to make graham cracker houses! In three different sizes! You can make your own little village! :-)
My class makes these every year!! I love watching them because its so tempting for them to eat the marshmallow when they are supposed to lick it to make it stick ;)
10 Fun Family Christmas Tradition Ideas. Such great family holiday memories to make :)
DIY Glitter Mason jar candles Just make a glue wash (glue + water) and brush the inside of the mason jars. I used regular ol’ Elmer’s glue, and adding the water helps it brush on easier. Add glitter of your choice (I like silver) to the inside of the jars, and roll/spin the jar around until the glitter coats the sides. Let dry, and….done. Simply add a tea light, and you’re good to go.
Over 125 (and counting) homemade stocking stuffer ideas. Includes a linky party.
How we help curb the ‘I want that!’s during the holidays
snowy pine cones with epsom salt
The after school gingerbread project: 5 simple steps. Love this idea! I think my oldest can more or less handle this on her own.
Create a new tradition for Christmas with the Kindness Elves, an alternative to the popular Elf on the Shelf idea, and place the focus instead on positive, character-building activities for kids. Teaching love, kindness and gratitude with a hope to raise kids who move away from the “entitlement” attitude which pervades our modern generation.
Kindness elves: An alternative Elf on the Shelf tradition. Sweet idea.
Below is a diagram of the first five steps to make a paper snowflake. (If you have made the 6 - Point Star - Paper Relief these are the same five steps except in the last step the cut is made as shown below.) Begin with a square sheet of paper and in the first step, fold it on the diagonal. Continue through the other steps.