Make a Heart-Shaped Pizza for Valentine’s Day

Everyone loves pizza so why not make a fun heart-shaped pizza for Valentine’s Day. The kiddos will love it! This pizza recipe is simple and comes with a homemade marinara sauce recipe to boot! To save time try using a pre-made pizza crust, refrigerated pizza dough, or if you want ... Continue Reading . . .

Creative Valentine’s Greeting Card Boxes to Make at Home

When I was a child, we covered shoe boxes with brown paper and pasted colorful paper doilies and construction paper hearts onto the outside of the box to make a Valentine's Day Greeting card box. Today there are many, many ways to decorate Valentine's greeting card boxes. You ... Continue Reading . . .

Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipes

Here are a couple of Valentine's Day cocktails that are to please. We enjoyed Partida Anejo at our Margarita party last month. It is smooth and tasty. The Anejo Kiss 1 1/2 oz. Partida Anejo 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao (white) 1 oz. Amarula Cream Mix ingredients in a shaker ... Continue Reading . . .

Free PAJANIMALS Printable Valentine’s Day Cards

In the new Jim Henson DVD, “Pajanimals Playdate”, the Pajanimals love to play games, sing songs and go on great adventures to meet new friends. February is the month of love with Valentine’s Day and Pajanimals want to help you celebrate by offering new FREE PAJANIMALS-themed ... Continue Reading . . .

15 Questions Kids Want to Ask Santa on Christmas Eve

To a child, Santa is their best friend, someone they wholeheartedly believe in and if they could they would sit on his lap and have a long talk with him. If they could, these are the questions they would ask him. How do you believe Santa gets into the house? Why do you ... Continue Reading . . .

Collecting White House Christmas Ornaments

Greg's mom has been giving us White House Christmas ornaments for years now. We just received the 2011 White House ornament and I thought I would show you what it looks like. The ornament comes in a small, decorative box that has a velveteen covered insert inside where the ... Continue Reading . . .

Easy Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornament

For today's Advent calendar activity we made Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornaments. These are so easy and cheap to make. It literally just took minutes to make and the kids helped with each of the ornaments. Supplies Needed to Make One Nativity Ornament: 3 Doll ... Continue Reading . . .

35 Christmas Free Coloring Printables

Here are 35 Free Christmas Coloring Printables to keep your kids busy during the hectic holiday season. Print some out now and more later to color on Christmas Eve Tiny Prints has created 35 unique coloring pages that both kids and adults can enjoy. There are also winter ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Plan a Christmas Morning Scavenger Hunt With Printable Clues

We put together a fun Christmas Morning Scavenger hunt each year and the kids love it. It takes a little work on our part the night before but it's well worth it to see their faces. It also keeps them busy when they are up at the wee hours of the morning when Santa has gone back ... Continue Reading . . .

25 Free Christmas, Hanukkah, New Years Activity Sheets

These Free Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Years Activity Sheets will keep your kids busy throughout December and into the new year. Kids activity sheets are perfect for classrooms, home-school projects, and afternoon quiet-time projects. We have included the easiest and best kids ... Continue Reading . . .

Which Christmas Movie Character are You?

Christmas is only 3 weeks away! Twinkling fairy lights are going up everywhere, festive music is playing, ice rinks are heaving and Starbucks are already on it with the Christmasy drink (Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a Gingerbread Latte). But when it comes to ... Continue Reading . . .

Toys to Keep Kids Busy During the Christmas Break

Once the presents have been opened and you hear "I'm bored" pull out these toys to keep them busy and happy. LiteBrix by Cra-Z-Art are fun building bricks that actually light up. They fit with LEGOs and other standard building bricks. You can set sets of them to build specific ... Continue Reading . . .