1. Candy Cane Holiday Treats that Kids Can Bake and Give

    This post is sponsored by Betty Crocker™, Hershey's®, and Tom Thumb stores. Here are two simple holiday treats that are great for kids to make and give! These simple sweets…

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  2. Bringing Home the Christmas Tree Car Ornament for Kids to Make

    Here's a fun Christmas craft that boys will go for - turn a Hot Wheels or Matchbox car into an ornament for the tree! The little car ornaments look absolutely…

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  3. Sparkly Pom Pom Ball Christmas Ornaments for Kids to Make

    This Christmas ornament craft idea is simple enough for preschoolers to do, but kids of any age will enjoy making them! Jonathan (age 3, almost 4) and I enjoyed making…

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  4. Felt Gingerbread Christmas Ornaments for Kids to Make

    Here's a fun Christmas ornament for kids to make! Use felt to make some adorable gingerbread men. If you want, you can give your ornament a funny twist and create…

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  5. Ideas for Celebrating a Christ Centered Advent Season with Kids

    Our family kicked off the Christmas season with some Christmas music last night after our Thanksgiving dinner. I'm a big stickler about waiting to celebrate until after Thanksgiving, but once…

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  6. Five (More!) Christmas LEGO Projects to Build (With Instructions!)

    Five LEGO® Christmas Projects with Instructions! Last year, we posted five Christmas projects to build, and we're back with new ones for the Christmas season! Honestly, I'm not a…

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  7. LEGO Nativity Set Instructions

    This LEGO® nativity is part of our Five (More!) LEGO Christmas Projects to Build, but since the instructions were getting a little lengthy, I decided to give the how-to part…

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  8. 25 More Homemade Gifts to Make for Boys

    Last year, I shared a post with gifts to make for boys, and I'm back with 25 more homemade gift ideas! Of course these are not meant to be *only*…

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  9. The Exhausted Mom's Christmas Pledge

    I don't know about you, but with 10 days to go until Christmas I'm already worn out! Gone are the days of sitting back, enjoying a couple of weeks off…

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  10. Candy Cane Scented Rice for Sensory Play

    How to dye and scent rice like peppermint candy canes - for play! Yesterday we had a Christmas themed play date, and I made some candy cane rice for the…

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