Category Archives: Christmas

Easy to make Tipi for Kids!

If you've been anywhere near Pinterest in the last few years, you'll have seen some of these fun teepee hideouts for kids.  With a few little kids running around, we thought this would make a great present but the price was a little more than I was thinking of. So we took a few dimensions and…
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The Most Real Christmas Wish List

It's the most wonderful time of the year! And kids are busy making sure that Santa knows what they want for Christmas. Here's a few funny ones that are being shared across the internet. Claire is such a nice sister to write her brother's letter to Santa for him...I hope he reads it before mailing…
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Kid Friendly Christmas Tree Alternatives

One struggle every parent of young children have at Christmas time is how to maintain a Christmas tree throughout the entire season when little hands are made for destruction. Here are a few kid friendly tree alternatives and some they can help create if they are a bit older. These trees made of felt are actually…
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Creative Do-It-Yourself Advent Calendars

Can you feel the anticipation building as we get ready to countdown to Christmas? One fun way to get your kids in the Christmas Spirit is to mark each day with an advent calendar. Of course you could buy the chocolate calendars that are pre packaged in cardboard. But if you want something a little…
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Sew Your Own Special Christmas Cards

Sending love to your family and friends during the holidays is a wonderful tradition and a marvellous occasion to create your own Christmas cards with your children. I already presented you my idea for Christmas cards if you a have a newborn here. Today, I have an easy craft for toddlers that is super fun…
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Starry, Starry, Christmas

Family and friends, music, the hustle and bustle, the smells of cookies baking and decorating the house for all that company. These are some of my favorite things about this time of year. I love to make the house festive with tiny touches here and there. Crafty decorating is a simple way to involve children and help…
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Let It Snow…

The long winter evenings are chilly and dark. There is no better way to spend them than crafting with your children. Here is an easy craft you can do with your kids to decorate your windows in the frosty season. All you need are either squares or circles of white sheets of paper. Fold them…
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Christmas Star Decorations

Today I wanted to share this Christmas craft of golden stars for your windows or your Christmas trees. I made them together with my little (not so little anymore) brother, he's 12 years old. We used golden cardboard and tracing paper. According to the star pattern, we carefully cut out two stars. I imagine they could…
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The Snow Man’s Hot Bath

Winter is here! Is it snowing in your area yet? Take your kids outside and have a walk through the white powder covered neighborhood. Have a snowball fight. Build a snowman and then invite it in for some hot chocolate. Wait... what? Yes, that's right. Indulge yourself and your little ones and have some marshmallow snowman hot chocolate. I…
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Holly Jolly Christmas Cookies

December has started and now it's not long until "holly, jolly Christmas - the best time of the year". To really get the Christmas feeling, I did some Christmas baking with my little brother (8y). He loved it and wanted to try everything out himself - rolling out the dough, putting the cookies in the oven…
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Create Cute Christmas Cards with Baby Feet

With Christmas around the corner, I thought it would be nice to send out some special Christmas cards, so I took the butterfly feet article as an inspiration and thought of things I could paint related to winter time and Christmas. I used brown paint to turn the foot prints into little Rudolphs. All I needed to…
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