https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZ58vSRQjtQ We were looking into buying a few of these earlier this year and then realized that with some socks and basic craft items, we could make our own Christmas gnomes, like the ones made in Sweden, and so can you! If you try this at home, send us a message with a picture, and … Continue reading 8 DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AzDmTIzwfDI Here are some quick and delicious DIY edible Christmas gifts that you can make with healthy ingredients (where applicable). The host does mention some alternatives. The first recipe is hot chocolate, but you need to watch the rest for the other 2 edible gift ideas.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1yu6726z8I It's always a good idea to eat as healthy as possible, including as many whole foods as you can. We found this great little video with recipes for delicious, low-sugar treats that you can serve at your Christmas party or give as gifts to your family and friends. If you make these, we'd love … Continue reading 10 DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2UCRNldC3s Sometimes you just need to laugh, right? This is an entire episode of "Merry Christmas Mr. Bean" from the Mr. Bean Official channel on YouTube, but if you don't have time to watch it all at once, you will still be able to skip around and find something funny. Mr. Bean finds a lot … Continue reading 11 DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5mdybeyLVc This music video featuring "Angels We Have Heard on High" is absolutely stunning. It is one of the most Christ-centered videos we have ever seen. It starts out simply but becomes more beautiful and complex as it goes. We experienced such joy and feelings of hope as we watched. Enjoy!
We found this beautiful coloring page online (www.saintanneshelper.com). To print it out, just save the image to your computer and print it out. Or, you can copy and paste it into most programs and then print it out from there.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plkWFQ89XyE Watch the video to learn how to fold these fancy (yet extremely easy to make) Christmas tree napkins to decorate your Christmas table. You just need napkins and anything you might like to add to make the star on top (which is optional). Trees in different colors are also beautiful and add a … Continue reading 14 DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adqY8W35rGc Your whole family will enjoy making these classic folded angel ornaments made from the paper of your choice (wrapping, card stock, colored, etc.). You need a sheet of paper, glue, and scissors. This is very easy, and you can decorate each angel with ribbons, stickers, or whatever you decide. Have fun!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdeBxLdBdoo Make your own Christmas Swedish heart ornaments. All you need is paper or fabric/felt and scissors. The pattern is included in a link under the video description. Children have always enjoyed making these in Scandinavian countries.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B3C22C-SjiM Who can quote the famous line from this scene? Have you ever received a present like this one? It's the thought that counts, right?