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Pine Cone Christmas Tree

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My mom actually made these when I was a little boy, and they make a really beautiful decoration to be such a simple craft. 

String of Gingerbread Men

Here’s another nice craft kids and parents can do together going into the holiday season, making paper gingerbread men. It’s about as simple as can be for a child, and allows them to explore a bit of creativity.  7 more words

Christmas In July

For the first time, I think I understand “Christmas in July.”  I am teaching a class in late October and we’re making a Christmas ornament with metal clay.   380 more words

Paper Bag Reindeer Puppet

We all remember how fun it was as children to turn those little brown bags into hand puppets. It’s one of those simple joys of childhood that I hope isn’t lost now. 41 more words

Dr. Seuss Week

I declared it Dr. Seuss week at our house. Because mommy needs a vacation. And mommy isn’t going to get a vacation because Daddy works on the weekends (which means daddy needs a vacation too). 602 more words

I READ LIT

DIY Beaded Photo Ornaments Recipe from eCrafty.com

Look what Cheryl whipped up recently with just a few supplies from eCrafty.com (supplies and links below). Aren’t these fun? She has the cutest ideas! These are great to make now for the coming holidays ~ These would be just as cute hanging in a window where they can catch the sunlight! 328 more words

Jewelry Making

Candy Train

Here is a neat project for parents to do with their kids any time of the year, but one that has a certain Christmas feeling about it. 31 more words