Christmas

Edible Nativity Scenes

These edible Nativity treats are a perfect way to incorporate the Christmas story into your holiday. If you have little people in your life that like to get their hands sticky, then this will surely impress them! Sometimes gingerbread houses can be so intimidating because of the creativity involved. I see elaborately designed ones that… Continue reading Edible Nativity Scenes

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Stocking Stuffers: A Christmas Game

When Christmas time comes, we seem to hang these cute little stockings over the fireplace and then wait until Christmas Day to enjoy them. Well, not anymore! One of our Advent ornaments is a tiny, red stocking. We use it along with our mitten Advent ornament that we place on our Advent tree. It reminds… Continue reading Stocking Stuffers: A Christmas Game

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Using Your Christmas Cards All Year Round

I love getting mail during this time of year! Our mailbox is flooded with cards from friends and family from all over the world. We enjoy opening them and reading the newsletter updates. We also love to see the photos and look at how much the little ones have grown! How can I throw away… Continue reading Using Your Christmas Cards All Year Round

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Top 10 Advent Alternatives to Elf on the Shelf

Eek! Thanksgiving is over and that means it's officially time to start blaring the Christmas music and getting in the Christmas spirit! Andy Williams got it right when he claimed it was the most wonderful time of the year. Truly, it is one of the most magical and miraculous times of the year that we… Continue reading Top 10 Advent Alternatives to Elf on the Shelf