fun to do with kiddos. craft clay 1 box baking soda (about 2 cups) 1 cup cornstarch 1 cups water Cook all ingredients in a saucepan until thick. Cool about 10 minutes; Dries in days. Can be painted. Would be great for making ornaments
How to Make a Cardboard Christmas Fireplace. Create a mock fireplace for Santa to come down from cardboard Boxes. This cardboard fireplace can also serve as a focal point to hang Christmas stockings on and for holiday decoration.
Great Advent idea: fill 25 little bags with ornaments and a bible verse about Christ birth. Everyday (starting Dec let child open a bag and hang an ornament on the tree and teach them about the story of Jesus' birth.