Category Archives: Christmas

Making Ornaments

This year we decided to make two kinds of ornaments – basic salt dough painted ornaments and fun glitter painted CD ornaments. For the salt dough ornaments, we just mixed flour and salt together, and then added water to form … Continue reading

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Jingle Bell Painting

This was a really simple Christmas project. I got the idea from our marble painting. The set up: Christmas tree template in a container with high sides, red and green paint, and two jingle bells Love Bug put each bell … Continue reading

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2 Christmas Crafts

I found a really cute Christmas project I was excited for, but Love Bug didn’t want to get paint on his feet. I ended up finding a different project for him, which is why there are two ideas today. 1. … Continue reading

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Jesse Tree

One thing I really wanted to do with Love Bug this year in addition to our Advent calendar was to make a Jesse Tree (basically a tree with ornaments to represent different people in Jesus’ family/ancestry back through the Old … Continue reading

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Christmas Book

This project sort of happened by accident. Love Bug had wanted to decorate some pictures for Christmas, so I set up some long pieces of paper and gave him markers and watercolors. I gave Sweet Pea his own paper with … Continue reading

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Christmas Candy Canes

I found this cute candy cane idea that seemed simple enough for both boys to do. All we needed was some cardboard, red and white paints, glue, glitter, and buttons for decorating. I cut 2 cardboard pieces into candy canes … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar

This wasn’t so much a project for Love Bug and Sweet Pea as it was for me. But the activities that come from it are for them. I found this awesome Advent Calendar idea that I fell in love with … Continue reading

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