"Experiences" rather than "things" in an advent calendar. LOVE.

While He Was Napping: {Printable} Kid's Christmas Countdown Jar

25 fun things to do as a family during Christmas

Pinterest, you make my life so easy this year. So glad to have discovered you. 100 printable Christmas advent activity cards

Advent Activity Ideas

holiday ideas

Creative: Eleven Cute Advent Calendars (Now this is MY kind of advent calendar: Advent Tea Calendar 25 Grey and White by Red Red Completely Red, via Etsy)

Free Printable Random Acts of Christmas Kindness Calendar for Kids!

Winter to do List

Bought this Ark Advent this past January as it was marked down after Christmas. It is a nice size for display and the quality is excellent. It is truly as cute as the photograph.

Santa beard countdown

Loads of marvelous Advent Calendar ideas! :)

Christmas Neighbor Gift- ADORABLE Snowman Kits!

countdown to christmas...bags with activities and treats inside

Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Years Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective. Also a good way to remind the kids of their accomplishments

I spy Christmas ornament - too fun

Fun way use baby food jars!

Love this idea: Santa Sacks! (Kids leave out old toys for Santa to take to other kids. Perfect way to teach giving.)

Summer activities

Advent calendar house in red & purple - Maileg Dk

12 Days of Christmas Service Project www.gigglesgalore.net