Here's an easy decorating idea to use as your centerpiece or to give as a hostess gift this Thanksgiving! Place a Pillar candle inside a glass container. Surround the candle with such as acorns, chestnuts or pine cones.
Corn and Candles Display --- Elevate a basic pillar candle to Thanksgiving-worthy status. Hot-glue ears of Indian corn around a pillar candle and tie twine around the arrangement. For a more elegant look, substitute pretty satin ribbon for the twine.
CHRISTMAS ADVENT BUCKET Kiddos unwrap a present every day in December with family activities.make homemade ornaments, sort through toys to give to a shelter, go look at Christmas lights, Hot chocolate and toast before bed, Christmas movie and so on!
stove-top Holiday potpourri: one whole orange or just the orange peel cup cranberries 1 Tbsp. whole cloves 3 sticks of cinnamon or a small handful of small pieces of cinnamon a bit of grated nutmeg if desired
Each year kids must choose ten old toys to put in their Santa bags. leave the bags under the tree on Christmas Eve. Santa takes the old toys back to the North Pole. Great way to declutter, recycle old toys, and teach the kids about giving.
Make your home smell like this holidays with this recipe for cinnamon spice simmer. Your pick of dry whole spices like cinnamon sticks, whole nutmeg berries, cloves, rosemary, pine needles. Add to a pot with water and a little oil.