Christmas Book Advent Calendar
Better than chocolate! OK - not really, but it's a close second.
We have had an advent book tree for the last few years and I'm so happy to say it's a tradition that Lucas and I both love.
MAKE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EASIER
We have put together a little guide to help you get on top of your Christmas shopping...because we think shopping and giving should be fun.
And there is a free printable!
Advent Calendar IdeasWe love an advent calendar, there is nothing better than to count down to Christmas. The numbers get smaller and the excitement rises...
TEACHING KIDS THE JOY OF GIVING
This year I wanted to teach Lucas that Christmas is about giving, not just receiving. He's got the receiving thing sorted, especially after just having a birthday. I decided it's time to give him a lesson on giving and the joy that brings.
One afternoon, after school, two weeks prior to Christmas (am I crazy??) I prepared Lucas and went shopping...
The 4 GIFTS of CHRISTMAS
There is a thing I have seen around about the 4 gifts of Christmas. I'm not sure where it started, but it's fabulous and I'm using it.
I'm not talking about Peace, Love, Joy and Happiness. Which are great and all wonderful things to have at Christmas. Nor am I talking about the 4 Gifts of Christmas day - Family, Food, Friends and.. Freedom?
I'm talking about the 4 Gifts of Christmas, as the actual presents that are wrapped and placed under the tree. Ready to be ripped open.