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IDEAS for creating your own nativity   Printable Nativity   found via Design Dazzle (click here for all the downloads including directions) created by Babalisme Magnetic Nativity Print nativity onto magnet paper (local office supply store) and place on refrigerator for hours of fun. Tissue Box Nativity A simple nativity using a recycled tissue box! Homemade Holy […]

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Great Christmas Story Books (they serve as great reminders to us adults too!)  Song of the Stars by Sally Lloyd-Jones  God Gave Us Christmas by  Lisa Tawn Bergren & David Hohn  Jesus, Me & My Christmas Tree For the little, little ones Who is Coming to Our House? by Joseph Slate & Ashley Wolff Room […]

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   Photo & Recipe by Real Mom Kitchen RECIPE 1/2 cup sugar 1/4-1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup half and half 4 cups whole milk Whipped Cream or Mini Marshmallows Stir together sugar, cocoa and salt in medium saucepan; add half and half. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture […]

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Ideas • Thank people in your life who do thankless jobs. A thank you note and a big bag of cookies with a ribbon and tag would easily do the trick. (Every Thursday night I host a Bible study in my home and this week we wanted to say thank you to my neighbors for […]

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We support and take part in Operation Christmas Child. It was so fun taking Drew shopping to find toys for children who would otherwise have none on Christmas day. Operation Christmas Child is a wonderful organization but their collection week is was the November 14-21… so below are a two other great organizations that collect […]

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Today’s Christmas activity seemed perfect since Mondays have been named ‘Movie Mondays with Mommy’ in our home already. Monday nights are Bible study night for my husband so, the boys and I usually have a little picnic on the floor and watch a fun movie. (Let’s be honest, Asher is just a wee bit small […]

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  Take a look below for a little sale on all my Christmas cards! . . . There are tons of options for your Christmas cards. 1. You could make your own.I did a search on Pinterest for DIY Christmas cards and found some adorable ideas! 2. You could also order your cards I happen […]

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    Yes. Take that family photo. In my house it becomes this dreaded thing every year and yet when the pictures are complete everyone is more than happy. Documenting the growth of your family is a gift that you will treasure for years to come. So make sure you take time to do this […]

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Our family’s current Christmas favorites:Came As A Child by AletheiaTampa (all proceeds go to feed hungry families on Christmas)Comfort & Joy by Folk Angel Happy Dancing! . . . {To use free Christmas Verse & Activity Cards} 1. Click on the images above.2. Right click to ‘Save As’ on your computer3. Open the file & […]

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 Today we start our 25 Days of Christmas series. Yeah Yeah!!! This year I am doing it a bit differently and a bit more intentionally. Last year I started a little advent calendar that I had great intentions of adding Bible verses & daily Christmas activities to, but never finished the project. So, this year […]

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