Category Archives for "Christmas"

MAKE SENDING CHRISTMAS CARDS EASY THIS YEAR! This post has great tips and advice on how to save time and stress when you send your Christmas cards!

How to Make Sending Christmas Cards Simpler

It’s time to send Christmas cards! We all love receiving Christmas cards in the mail from family and friends, especially those whom we only hear from a few times a year. But, sometimes Christmas cards can easily feel like “one more thing” to do during an already hectic holiday season. However, I’ve learned a few tricks over the […]

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How to Plan Christmas Acts of Kindness with Kids

The holiday season is a wonderful time to plan Christmas acts of kindness! Why? First, people seem especially receptive to receiving acts of kindness this time of year.  I mean, come on–wouldn’t you love for someone to give you a random act of kindness during the hectic Christmas season? Second (and most importantly), Christmas acts of […]

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How to Make a Sharpie Mug Gift

You need a teacher gift. Or a thank you gift. Or an easy grandparent gift. You can’t spend a lot, but you still want a special and unique gift, right? Here’s the perfect solution: DIY Sharpie mugs. You know–using special oil-based Sharpies to write a fun design on a plain mug, and then filling it with […]

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Day 12: Learning History Through Hymns and Carols–Plus A Free Songbook!

This post is Day 12 of Vibrant Homeschooling’s “12 Days of Christmas Teachable Moments” series.  Click here to access previous posts in the series. As a homeschooling mom, I have come to believe that one of the most valuable gifts that I can give to my children is a language rich environment. Our family actively seeks […]

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Day 3: How to Celebrate Advent with a Jesse Tree

This post is Day 3 of Vibrant Homeschooling’s “12 Days of Christmas Teachable Moments” series.  Click here to access previous posts in the series. Before the Thanksgiving turkey is even cold, it seems the Christmas season is underway. It flies by quickly, leaving us grasping at moments in an effort to focus on the true meaning […]

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Day 2: Practical Ways to Teach Kids About the Persecuted Church at Christmas

This post is Day 2 of Vibrant Homeschooling’s “12 Days of Christmas Teachable Moments” series.  Click here to access previous posts in the series. What would you do if Christmas cards were illegal? That probably sounds like a strange question, doesn’t it? I mean, who would ever think Christmas cards could be against the law? However, […]

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