The Holiday Season is Upon Us – Are You Ready?

The holidays are quickly approaching and with many ways to celebrate between October and December, you might start feeling a little stressed and uninterested. Inspired Holiday Bundle - 25 products for holiday inspiration at only $25 #InspiredBN Do not let this holiday season slip by! Make each moment special and gather the inspiration you need from the Inspired Holiday Bundle – 25 products for holiday inspiration at only $25.

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In this bundle, you will receive the following ebooks, printables, and webinars available for only $25:

 

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Put more ho-ho-ho in your holiday without more dough. Includes a 17-page printable holiday planner system. [Read More]

A perfect stocking stuffer! Your children can have hours of creative fun acting out farm stories with this downloadable pdf paper farm set! Simply print the pictures out on cardstock then cut them out to create your own paper farm! You can print as many copies as you’d like to make your farm as big as you want! [Read More]

Thanksgiving

  • Be Thankful: Cultivating Year-Round Thankfulness by Amanda Pelser from Kids in the Word

The Bible is full of references to thankfulness that we can use to teach our kids the whys and hows of developing an attitude of gratitude. Be Thankful: Cultivating Year-Round Thankfulness is a Bible study written for all ages to help you in your pursuit of instilling thankfulness in your kids. [Read More]

Help develop a spirit of Thanksgiving in your kids with this fun, 29-page printable keepsake book where they can express their gratitude through journaling. [Read More]

  • A Time for Remembrance: Thank You Notes for Kids by Misty Leask from Simply Helping Him

Thank You Notes kids can use for Teachers, Pastors, Military, and many others. There are two different note options, and each note includes fun graphics specific for the note to be given and penmanship lines. [Read More]

The November Planning Pack for Children is full of fun and engaging planning pages for your children. This pack is perfect for K and up. It includes a calendar, daily agenda, writing prompts, and much more. [Read More]

A collaborative effort of all six Weekend Potluck hostesses, the Weekend Potluck Fall Favorites eCookbook contains over 60 recipes found on our blogs (as well as a few unpublished dishes) that will make your tummy smile. From breakfast through dessert, these recipes are simple but full of Fall flavor. [Read More]

 

Christmas – Advent, Get Organized, Crafty Ideas & More

A precious bundle of ideas to keep your preschooler delighted during the Christmas season. [Read More]

  • 25 Days of Easy Christmas Crafts for Children by Sarah Robinson from Sidetracked Sarah

You don’t have to spend all kinds of time scouring the internet for the perfect crafts to do. They’re all right here in my handy little Christmas Crafts e-book, including 25 crafts! [Read More]

  • Celebrate Jesus: An Advent Celebration for Families by Amy Blevins from Bow of Bronze

Celebrate Jesus: Light of the World is an Advent Celebration for Families. Included in the Advent Celebration are daily readings from God’s Word, a daily Christmas carol selection, crafts, recipes, and suggested activities for each day, and a more in depth devotional study guide for teens and parents. We also include links to coloring pages, books, and complimentary products. All the information you need to make Jesus the heart of your Christmas celebration is found in the pages of this book. [Read More]

  • Hickory Dickory Doc Holiday Edition by Jennifer Gerlach from Upside Down Kids

This cute set can help keep your kids busy and learning on holiday breaks, rainy days, or even car trips. Start with the included e-book for the nursery rhyme Hickory Dickory Doc and follow with the story mat for acting out the story. [Read More]

A simple, but effective Chirstmas Planner that will help you stay sane, budget, and fully enjoy the true reason for the season. [Read More]

A little encouragement for the busiest time of year. Slow down, remember, why you’re celebrating. Find God’s true joy. Let this be a Christmas worth remembering. Let this be a Christmas where you celebrate God’s love, grace, joy, and greatest gift of all. [Read More]

  • Loving You Long Distance: Tips for Strengthening Long Distance Family Relationships by Katie Hornor from Paradise Praises

Loving You Long Distance is an easy to read, 25 page ebook that gives you practical tips and fun activities that we use, and that anyone can use, to keep your family close in spite of the great distances that may separate you. [Read More]

This CHRISTmas season have fun with this activity book and remember that God loved you before you were even born! That’s why he sent His Son, Jesus Christ, to earth as a baby. So He could be your best friend and Savior and live in your heart. Here’s some fun activities for you to do that remind us of the REAL meaning of CHRISTmas. Print off the pages and have FUN! [Read More]

  • Everyday Christmas: Helping your kids find Jesus in the everyday moments of the season by Lori Fairchild from Everyday Truth

Take a moment and enjoy this Christmas devotional packed full of great ideas for helping your kids find Jesus in the everyday things of Christmas. You can make an object lesson of Christmas lights, cookies and even decorating the tree. Refresh your own soul with the devotion and share the ideas and conversation tips with your kids. [Read More]

The December Planning Pack for Children is full of fun and engaging planning pages for your children. This pack is perfect for K and up. It includes a calendar, daily agenda, writing prompts, and much more. [Read More]

Educational/Homeschooling

Help your children remember that right before Christmas many Americans faced a tragedy at Pearl Harbor that should not be forgotten. [Read More]

You will find this a delightful set of 25 pages to help your children record their Family Christmas Celebration Memories through writing, art, coloring and more. [Read More]

You will appreciate these thoughts on end of year holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas from a Christian homeschooling mom. Unconventional gifts, keeping Christ in Christmas, giving thanks in all seasons of life, and more. [Read More]

Join our wonderful expo panel and listen to moms who have survived the holidays with flying colors and share their scheduling, baking, praising and joyful tips and techniques with you! STRESS BUSTERS! What fun your children will have celebrating the different seasons of the year as they continue to learn. [Read More]

  • WriteShop Christmas StoryBuilders Writing Prompts by Kim Kautzer | WriteShop from In Our Write Minds

WriteShop® StoryBuilders card decks help to jumpstart a creative writing project by providing students with the basic elements of a story—character, character trait, setting, and plot—laying a foundation for a joyful writing experience with some clever surprises thrown in along the way. [Read More]

A separate Halloween pack that shows Grinn N’ Giggles counting 10 different spooky items together. From one haunted house to 10 pieces of candy, this cute pack reinforces the theme of the book. [Read More]

Short, but cute story of these two best buds and some of their favorite things they like to do while hanging out together and having fun. This is a book of counting from 1-10. [Read More]

Sensory bins are a simple and inexpensive learning tool that can benefit all children. Whether you are interested in incorporating sensory bins into your home, classroom, preschool, Day Care, or homeschool, this guide will provide you the necessary knowledge and ideas to get started. [Read More]

 

 

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Christmas Tree Paper Craft for Kids

 

We had 3 extra kids in the house yesterday, so I was looking for ways to keep them busy with something Christmas-y.  We managed to bake Gingerbread cookies AND we made these cute little Christmas trees.  They were super happy to get to break out the paints and glue!  I don’t blame them.  These are adorable!

“Make a Christmas Tree” – Paper Craft for Kids

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Supplies:  

Red Construction Paper (for background)
Green Construction Paper (for tree)
Yellow Construction Paper (for star)
Brown Construction Paper (for trunk of tree)
Paint
Q-tips
Glue
Scissors
 

Directions:  

  1. Cut 5 strips of green construction paper in varying lengths.
  2. Cut a star out of the yellow paper.
  3. Cut a stump out of the brown paper.
  4. Have child line them up on the red paper, biggest to smallest, with the smallest being on top.
  5. Glue them down.
  6. Glue star on top and stump on bottom.
  7. Use Q-tip to dot the Christmas tree with different colors for lights.
  8. Use white paint to dot all over the picture, including the tree to make it look like snow is falling.

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You can see the uniqueness each one displays!  The top 2 were made by the 3 year old’s and the bottom 2 by the 7 year old’s.  I think they turned out so cute!


Candy & Marshmallow Snowman – an Easy Food Craft

My Mother-in-Law gave one of my kids this marshmallow snowman last weekend and I thought it was so cute, I just had to share it with you.  These would make adorable gifts to give to your friends.  You know, the ones you send the plates of cookies to!

What You Need:

  • 3 Large Marshmallows
  • 2 Skittles
  • Twizzler Rope (the one where you can pull the strands apart)
  • 1 Hershey’s Kiss
  • Candy Stick (Similar to a candy cane, but no curve)
  • Frosting or glue adhesive for sticking candy to marshmallows
  • Colored Pencil to draw face on
  • Plastic wrap

Directions:

(If you use glue and colored pencils, these won’t be edible, but your design will be more durable.  Decide if you want all pieces to be edible before you get started and adjust your supplies accordingly)

  1. Poke candy stick through all 3 marshmallows.
  2. Stick 2 Skittles to the fronts of the bottom 2 marshmallows for buttons and the Hershey’s Kiss to the top of the head for the hat.
  3. Wrap a strand of Twizzler around his neck for a scarf
  4. Draw on a face.
  5. Wrap in Plastic or place in Baggie so that it’s ready to go to see other people!

Are you making any edible gifts this year?  What are you making?