Christmas Book Advent Day 8

It’s day 8 of our Christmas Book Advent and today I have a bit of a different story for you! Today we are reading The Snowman! This book is filled from cover to cover with pictures that tell the story of the snowman. However, this book is left a little up to interpretation because there are no words! I love that every time we “read” the pictures... Read more

Christmas Book Advent Day 7

Can you believe we are already a week into December? It feels like yesterday we were sitting around the table for Thanksgiving! I am so excited to kick off day 7 of our Christmas Book Advent with If You Take a Mouse to the Movies. If you enjoy the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie series, then this book is going to become a quick favorite for you! It... Read more

Christmas Book Advent Day 6

Today is day 6 of our Christmas Book Advent and we had so much fun reading Five Busy Elves! This story is cheerful and tells the story of how five elves get ready for Christmas at the North Pole. It is such a sweet story that helped my son get so excited about the Christmas season! Writing/Drawing Activity After reading the story, go back to th... Read more

Christmas Book Advent Day 5

Today is one of my favorite days in December!! It is the day we go to a Christmas tree lot and pick out our very own Christmas tree! I never understood the magic behind a real tree until I was married and experienced the smell a real tree brings into a home. Now that we have children, there is something so special about putting on some boots and... Read more

Salt Dough Christmas Ornaments

I don’t know about you, but when I think of Christmas I think of sweet smells of cinnamon, getting my baking on, crafting, listening to Christmas music, and spending time with my family. These Salt Dough Christmas Ornaments covered all my favorite holiday things in one quick and easy recipe! I was especially excited to enlist the help of my favo... Read more