24 of Our Most Memorable DIY Christmas Ornaments
Handmade Christmas ornaments are easy and fun to make. Use the crafts to decorate your home for the holidays: felted animals, ribbons, and rosettes.
Pirate Day! - Smitten with First
Today was our first day back since Elsa froze Texas. I love to look at snow, it’s beautiful, but I’d much rather wear flip flops and a v-neck tee! Although, the ICE ice cream we made was delish! This week we are focusing on the sound of /ar/ and /or/. Super fun! I LOVE to …
DIY Advent Wreath using things I had around my home. I used rub-ons for the tags to write Hope, Peace, Joy and Love as a reminder of what the 4 Sunday's represent.
Kid-Friendly Advent Readings
To read the beginnings of this family tradition as well as a list of supplies to make the wreath, click HERE . The first Sunday of Adve...
100+ Simple Catholic Advent Crafts and Activities for Kids
Enjoying Advent activities with your family doesn't have to be hard! Dust off the craft table and enjoy these SUPER simple Catholic Advent crafts for kids.
Advent Wreath Craft for Kids
I've been crafting Advent wreaths with my preschool co-op, my own children, and, well, pretty much every Catholic child that I come in conta...
The 99¢ Advent Wreath
With a handful of items, you can make a 99¢ Advent wreath, perfect for a child's table or desk. Great activity for church, Sunday school, or home.
How to Start a Jesse Tree Advent Tradition - Yankee Homestead
Last year we decided to start a Jesse Tree advent tradition and it’s become one of our favorite parts of the Christmas season. Mom tip: If you’re reading this in December, it’s obviously too late to work in a Jesse tree advent tradition this year…BUT you can plan for next year. By making all the […]
Креативные новогодние елки. Идеи со всего мира
Рождественские елки своими руками Приветствую вас на страницах моего дневника! Приближается самое волшебное, самое красивое и радостное, блестящее и ароматное рождественско-новогоднее время, когда все вокруг наполняется огнями и весельем, смехом и чудесами:) Именно сейчас самое время не только подумать, но уже и начать заниматься новогодним декором собственного дома. Конечно, главным украшением и символом является новогодняя […]
DIY Advent Wreath I made with my 3rd grade CCD kids and they LOVED it. You'll need: small green plates, green tissue paper, purple/pink pipe cleaners, tealight candles, glue stick, hot glue gun. Use a glue stick around the brim of the plate (emphasize this to prevent accidental fires since candles are real) and stick on tissue paper leaves. Wrap pipe cleaners around tealights (no glue needed; great fine motor practice). Hot glue candles to plate. Seen is a picture of one of my students'…