Share the love this Christmas with this easy-to-make Christmas Heart Ornament Craft that requires only a few items you’re likely to already have on hand. Use them as a tree ornament or as a loving extra touch to your gift wrapping.
These DIY Christmas Pop Up Cards are fun and simple to make. Choose from a variety of elves and characters direct from the North Pole to make a unique gift that is loads of fun to share with friends and family.
This fun little Clothespin Snowman craft is super easy to make and just as versatile. Glue them to presents to make a cute gift tag holder. Clip them to your tree for a fun kid-made ornament. Or hide them around the house and have your very own Christmas Snowman Hunt just like you would for an Easter egg hunt.
A wonderful DIY Christmas craft for toddlers and preschoolers. This easy-to-make Hand Print Christmas Wreath is super cute and makes a beautiful decoration, keepsake, or gift to keep the house festive all season.
The Holly Elf Binoculars Craft is a perfect way for kids to keep busy during the holidays. Not only will they enjoy making these “Holly Elf Approved” binoculars, they can also assist her in spotting Santa, or other elves, when duty calls!
Recreate the magic of Santa’s secret village with this North Pole Times Christmas Village Craft. Complete with the Toy Factory, Post Office and the North Pole Times Newsroom, among others, this project is sure to keep everyone busy.
More fun than just looking at a calendar each day, this Paper Chain Christmas Countdown craft is so easy to make and takes no time at all. And, as an added bonus, you’re more than likely have everything you need at home already.
1 1/2 tablespoons crushed peppermint 1 teaspoon corn syrup 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder Pinch of salt 1/3 cup boilIng water 3 cups milk 3/4 cup half n half 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract Whipped cream 4 medium size candy canes
Using a clean finger run the rim of each mug with a small amount of corn syrup. Place crushed peppermint on plate. Press rim of each glass into crushed peppermint. In large saucepan combine sugar, cocoa and pinch of salt. Add boiling water. Turn heat on to low and bring to simmer; stirring constantly. Simmer for 2-3 minutes; stirring constantly. Add milk and half n half. Stir to combine and simmer until warm; stirring frequently. Remove from heat and stir in mint extract, Split between 4 mugs and top with whipped cream. Use candy canes for stir sticks. www.smalltownwoman.com
A Creamy Homemade Hot Chocolate made with a combination of cocoa powder and chocolate chips. Add mini-marshmallows and a crushed graham cracker to make this hot chocolate extra flavorful and delicious! Ready in minutes.