The Gift Giver is an amazing Christmas story every family will love, and the lamb ornament craft is a fun way to bring the book to life.

The Gift Giver

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Book Review and Craft There’s a new Christmas book every family needs to have in the library. It’s called “The Gift Giver”. This fantastic book is the story of how Santa Claus got his start. This sweet, emotionally real, and spiritual take on the Santa Claus story is not only refreshing, but also immensely enjoyable. *I received a copy of …

These candy canes are a super easy and fun craft to make with all ages of kids. As an added bonus, they're full of a tasty suprise for the end of Christmas.

Cardboard Roll Candy Canes

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This week we made toilet paper roll candy canes for our Christmas ornament. This craft has all the fun crafty things my children like to do. We got to paint, use glitter, wrap things in paper, and the craft involved candy – what more could they ask for. Painting the toilet paper rolls two colors necessitates drying time, so this is a good craft to do while waiting for cookies to finish baking, etc. My kids enjoyed this craft, and it was something they could personalize too. And, no hot glue was needed – which makes the craft so much more kid friendly.

3D Handprint Snowflakes |

3D Handprint Snowflakes

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It snowed here – big, fat, beautiful flakes. I love the way snow looks as it is falling to the ground. I also love doing snowflake crafts with my kids. This year, I thought we could make different types of snowflakes as a family and hang them in our windows. This first week, we made 3D handprint snowflakes. This craft …