October 24, 2014

Pine Cone Christmas Tree


This post is an old favorite that was first published years ago. My not so little boy is now 10 and I can't believe how quickly the time has passed. My preschooler loves to make open ended crafts that can be displayed as holiday decorations. These easy pine cone Christmas trees make beautiful and … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Playdough


Preschoolers will love this festive touch to traditional play dough. The wonderful gingerbread scent of this play dough adds an additional dimension to this sensory play activity and helps preschoolers to celebrate the holiday season. What You Need 1 cup of flour 1/2 cup of salt 2 tsp. … [Read more...]

Holiday Craft: Toilet Paper Roll Ornaments


 Isn’t it fun to push a spoon into the seam of a pre-made biscuit dough container and watch it pop into a spiral? That was the inspiration for this fun and easy ornament craft. Well that, and the fact that we started going through a lot more toilet paper once my daughter potty trained. I felt I … [Read more...]

Christmas Craft Tutorial: Foil Tree Cards

Christmas Craft Tutorial

{guest post submitted by Ashley of Our Family Stone} We are a crafty household. I knit, crochet, cross-stitch and other random things, our girls are ALWAYS pulling out paper and crayons, there are stickers everywhere and together we love to pull out the big tower of craft supplies and create. It … [Read more...]

Free Christmas Printables: Gift Tags and Notepaper with Envelopes

Free Christmas Printables

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} Use these printouts as part of your Christmas gift giving craft stash to help you prepare for the holiday season. Grab your scissors and let’s go! One of the most recognizable motifs of Christmas has to be the tree. It conjures up images of … [Read more...]