Handbook to a Homemade Christmas: 350 Christmas Crafts and Recipes Kids Love
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Dress in a sparkly green uniform, wear shoes that curl, and then jingle all the way to being one of Santa’s little helpers this holiday season. Elf yourself by crafting gifts, cards, and ornaments for all those special people on your nice list. Your “elf” esteem will sky rocket when you realize how wonderfully merry your homemade Christmas crafts turned out. Christmas this year will go as smoothly as a sleigh ride on a snowy field if you follow this Handbook to a Homemade Christmas: 350 Christmas Crafts and Recipes Kids Love. Scrooge will run the other way when he sees all of the smiling faces inside your beautifully decorated home, and the Grinch will turn green…er with envy.
Dr. Seuss tells us that, “Christmas doesn't come from a store, maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more....” Follow the doctor’s orders, and make Christmas about family this year. In this handy handbook, you'll find the cheeriest homemade Christmas cards, the gooiest chocolatey desserts, the cutest kids' ornaments, and the sparkliest decorations.
Table of Contents
- 30 Christmas Craft Ideas for Kids + 5 Christmas Casserole Recipes
- 43 Christmas Crafts for Kids
- 55 Fun Kids' Craft Ideas for Homemade Christmas Decorations
- 66 Ho-ho-homemade Ornaments: Decorate Your Tree With Kids' Christmas Crafts
- 28 Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids to Make, 12 New Christmas Gifts + 11 Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas
- Christmas Crafts for Kids: 20 Reindeer Crafts
- 13 Ways to Make a Christmas Angel
- How to Decorate a Christmas Tree: 18 Homemade Christmas Ornaments and other Christmas Tree Decorating Ideas
- Thrifty Christmas Crafts for Kids: 26 Recycled Christmas Crafts
- 23 Christmas Craft Ideas for the Classroom
30 Christmas Craft Ideas for Kids + 5 Christmas Casserole Recipes
Make Christmas extra holly jolly this year with cheery crafts for kids. You don't need to travel all the way to the North Pole to create delicious desserts and wonderful wrapping. The gifts you give will be prettier than the land of the Whos during Christmas. There's no time like the present, so make presents today, and package them with love. If the children are holiday hyper, Christmas activities for kids are here to save the day.
43 Christmas Crafts for Kids
Mrs. Claus may even stop by your house this holiday season to check out your kids' homemade Christmas. You heard that right. The entire elf population will be talking about your amazingly festive home, and news will travel to the merry married Clauses. Your house will become Santa's workshop of the south based on all of the crafting you'll be doing. Stock your stockings with art projects and homemade ornaments galore this holiday season!
55 Fun Kids' Craft Ideas for Homemade Christmas Decorations
Deck your house with boughs of holly and homemade Christmas decorations aplenty. With 55 ideas to decorate, every Christmas theme should be covered and then covered again as guests look at your house in awe. Santa and his reindeer like cookies and candy, but they'll like nothing more than seeing silly homemade Christmas kids' crafts of themselves. You may even hear a hardy "ho-ho-ho" while you're lying in bed. With all of the tree decorations, your house will become a forest of glistening crafts. You can make as many as you'd like because a lot of the decorations are made from recycled materials, which makes these crafts more than affordable.
66 Ho-ho-homemade Ornaments: Decorate Your Tree With Kids' Christmas Crafts
If you can see any green on your tree, you don't have enough ornaments. Cover the tree in ornament after homemade ornament. Your kids will be having such a blast that they won't be able to stop crafting, so you'd better get an extra-large tree this year. Glitter, sparkles, and paint make for awesome, unique, glimmering ornaments that will mimic the shine of Christmas lights.
If you love these homemade ornaments, be sure to explore our list of 7 Easy Christmas Ornaments for Kids to Make
28 Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids to Make, 12 New Christmas Gifts + 11 Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas
It's no secret that the best gifts come from the heart. It's also no secret that everyone cherishes gifts made by children. Christmas is the season of giving, so help your little ones create homemade Christmas gifts! With this collection of 28 Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids to Make, 12 New Christmas Gifts + 11 Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas, your child will find everything they need to make their gifts truly unforgettable.
Young or old, handmade Christmas gifts from children are the most heartfelt keepsakes, and everyone will be touched to receive a gift so special. Craft a gift for everyone on your list with these easy gifts for kids to make!
Christmas Crafts for Kids: 20 Reindeer Crafts
Santa's reindeer are an important part of Christmas too! Everyone knows the names of Old Saint Nick's fantastical flying reindeer, and of course, everyone loves the most famous reindeer of all. This Christmas, reindeer take on entirely new forms where you and your kids create tasty reindeer treats and other adorable kids' Christmas crafts!
Impress Santa this year by making the cutest reindeer crafts around. With this collection of Christmas Crafts for Kids: 20 Reindeer Crafts, you can create your own team of reindeer!
13 Ways to Make a Christmas Angel
Do you hear the sweet, serene singing of angels when you think of the sounds of Christmas? Angel crafts are the perfect way to spread joy during the holiday season. While browsing 13 Ways to Make a Christmas Angel, kids can learn how to make angels for their Christmas crafts this year, and in the process, remind people of the true meaning of Christmas.
No matter what materials you have on hand, there is an angel craft idea your kids will love right here!
How to Decorate a Christmas Tree: 18 Homemade Christmas Ornaments and other Christmas Tree Decorating Ideas
Decorating a Christmas tree is one of the most well-loved holiday traditions of all time, and bringing the family to create homemade Christmas ornaments and other homemade Christmas decorations is one of the most memorable ways to celebrate the holiday season. Create these precious kids' Christmas crafts this year and remember the fun times you and your family had as you decorate your tree for years to come.
Learn How to Decorate a Christmas Tree with these 18 Homemade Christmas Ornaments and Other Christmas Tree Decorating Ideas! You'll find your favorite DIY Christmas ornaments right in this collection!
Thrifty Christmas Crafts for Kids: 26 Recycled Christmas Crafts
Deck the halls with the most unexpected Christmas crafts for kids. That's right, it's recycled Christmas crafts! With this collection of Thrifty Christmas Crafts for Kids: 26 Recycled Crafts, you and your little ones can make magnificent ornaments and decorations without breaking your holiday budget. All you have to do to gather supplies for these Christmas craft ideas is empty your recycling bin!
Create an array of unbelievably thrifty Christmas crafts for kids right now!
23 Christmas Craft Ideas for the Classroom
Extend the Christmas celebration into the classroom this holiday season! After all, nothing spreads Christmas cheer like walking into a classroom decorated with charming kids' Christmas crafts. These 23 Christmas Craft Ideas for the Classroom will help teachers and parent volunteers create the best classroom holiday party of all time!
Make students merry with these easy and entertaining Christmas craft ideas!
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