Christmas wrapping idea: Buy brown wrapping paper (cheap to buy at Walmart or a craft store) and use that paper to wrap your gifts. It's useful for every gift, and you can customize it by writing on the paper.
Easy ---- Christmas Wreath Cupcakes w/ M and M's. So easy! Here's another fun and easy Christmas tradition. Instead of just cookies this year, why not make Christmas wreath cupcakes - they'd make great neighbor gifts too!
How to make gift bags from newspaper. DIY recycled newspaper project: gift bags made from the Wall Street Journal. You can vary the dimensions, of course, but here's what I used to create a bag that's tall, wide, and deep.
Original suggestion is "nail polish + recycled lightbulbs for garden art." I think they'd make cute Christmas ornaments, and there has to be better paint and glazes than nail polish, with its tiny brushes.
Footprint Reindeer- great idea for Christmas gifts or cards. A fun activity to do with the kids and then give for Christmas. I have never met a family member that didn't like something with the child's hand/foot prints.
Gift bags made from newspaper?Nah I don't care about making the gift bag but you might and that is cool. I will buy some colored bags, but I like the doily idea on top. Cute treat bags or holiday gift bags.