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  • Lola McIntyre

    "Experiences" rather than "things" for countdown to Christmas advent calendar! # Pin++ for Pinterest # great idea and it can be secular.

  • Tracy Zaehringer

    "Experiences" rather than "things" for countdown to Christmas. Love this! // advent ideas! # Pin++ for Pinterest #

  • Stefanie Roth

    christmas activities == great COUNTDOWN to Christmas ideas!

  • d. w.

    Great idea for a deck of HM cards! christmas activities

  • Dayna M.

    Family activities rather than "things" for countdown to Christmas advent calendar!

  • Sarah Becker

    Instead of an advent calendar, list 12 Christmas activities and put them in a bowl and draw one to do each day. Could also be used as a Christmas countdown with 23/24 activities.

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Experiences rather than things. Visit Temple square nativity. Unwrap a new book to read at night. Go sledding. Drive around and see Christmas lights.