My Festive Front Porch - A Pretty Life In The Suburbs
Using branches w/ lights by the front door for Christmas time - beautiful!
How to introduce & use Elf on the Shelf with focus on love, grace, acceptance from A Small Snippet. Has kids teach about grace when elf is naughty. Idea that Santa is NOT just an old man who you have to please in order to earn his presents but Santa operates out of grace, because we all mess up & need to know we're still loved. Gives example letter from Santa to include with Elf.
She explains Jesus and Santa and she incorporates The Elf on The Shelf
Christmas wish list, how cute easy for little ones who can't write
Pictures instead of tags. What a fun idea!!!
Family Fingerprint Ornament: 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, cold water. Mix until has consistency of play dough. Bake at 250 for 2 hours, then cool and spray with metallic paint.