Reuse wine bottles as fancy holiday candy gifts with easy ribbon wrapped around and simple print-out labels. This is a great gift idea or hostess gift (especially for different holiday colors for T-day and Christmas!
Each year kids must choose ten old toys to put in their Santa bags. These must be toys in decent shape that other kids would actually want. We leave the bags under our tree on Christmas Eve. Santa takes the old toys back to the North Pole to fix them up.
Advent Idea: fill 25 little bags with ornaments and a bible verse about Christ birth. Everyday (starting Dec let child open a bag and hang an ornament on the tree and teach them about the story of Jesus' birth.