christmas Archive

Fork Painted Christmas Tree Craft

We are so excited to start Christmas crafting at the house.  While the kids are little we have enjoyed Christmas with crafting, baking, and playing holiday themed games.  We had some cardboard sitting out and I thought it would be perfect to make fork

Edible Frosting Playdough

Can you believe we have made it to the end of the year!  Or almost, but for 12 Months of Sensory Dough this is the end of the year for us today. I have had a blast sharing new play recipes each month.  This

Walnut Chocolate Dipped Ritz

We have missed our cooking with kids series for several weeks.  But I am thrilled to be back this week posting W is for Walnuts.  The kids and I love making simple and yummy treats together.  These Walnut Chocolate Dipped Ritz are just that! Simple

Little Drummer Boy Sensory Bin

Simple sensory play is fun for the kids and gives me a minute to relax some days.  When Colleen of Sugar Aunts came up with a Christmas Carol Sensory Bin series I could not wait to create one for the kids.  The Little Drummer

Envelope Countdown Advent Calendar

Last minute idea for a DIY Christmas countdown calendar.  I was wanting to make the kids an advent calendar for Christmas this year we could use over and over again.  After giving it some thought I decided to create an easy envelope countdown advent

DIY Cinnamon Scented Paint Recipe

  I love Christmas time and all the scents that come with it.  Cinnamon is one of the first scents to come to mind when I think of Christmas.  The kids asked if they could paint with some ornaments we bought at the store

Simple and Fun Christmas Activities for Toddlers

If you are looking to have fun with those little ones in your life, here are a few simple and fun Christmas activities for Toddlers. I have found that my kids love simple.  I often say “simple is not boring”.  Sometimes the simplest of

Reindeer Activities and Craft for Kids

   We recently had  a little Reindeer inspired fun.  I really just love the reindeer and Rudolph themed activities and crafts for kids.  I hope to do more with the kids over Christmas break.  I went searching  for some fabulous ideas to try out

DIY Christmas gift bags

I was once extremely organized and always had my son’s teachers gifts ready ahead of time.  Well this year I have been a more last minute gal.  That is exactly why we made these DIY gift bags by the kids.  I was frantic and