With December just around the corner, this week I’ve been thinking all about an advent calendar. I love the idea of a homemade one, filled with fun activities to do with the family, or little games. The ideas are endless really, and so it seems are the different kinds you can make you don’t have to go far to find some really stellar ones online again this year. Here’s 5 that stood out, let’s take a look…
Ornaments + Found Objects 1 of 5
Min Christmas Tree Advent 2 of 5
Chalkboard DIY Advent 3 of 5Equally adorable, and apparantly very simple to make is this chalkboard box advent tree using chalkboard paint and a mini tree you might have on hand.
Visit Oh Happy Day for the how-to!
Tag Advent 4 of 5
Advent in a Jar 5 of 5
Marisa also had some fun activity ideas for each advent:
Watch a Christmas movie.
Make paper snowflakes.
Decorate a gingerbread house.
Go ice skating.
Put up the Christmas tree.
Turn on the outside lights.
Drink peppermint hot chocolate.
Bake Christmas cookies.
Do you know of a great advent calendar you’d like to share with us? Feel free to leave a comment! Happy making!
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