CHRISTMAS

CHRISTMAS

My Favorite Christmas Font (and where to find it!)

I am a self-described “font snob”. I love all things font related. I love looking for new fonts, I love discussing font choices, I love analyzing what makes a good font… (I know I’m a nerd.) So when I stumbled upon this Christmas font – I knew I had to […]

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Elf on the Shelf Note Cards

Twelve Day of Christmas (in July): Day 9! Our Elf, Tinsel, tends to be very mischievous. And since our children are very young (two years old and two months old) our elf leaves behind a short note each night to explain his shenanigans. It’s one thing to find our elf […]

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Elf on the Shelf Planning Calendar

Twelve Day of Christmas (in July): Day 8! I know I’ve mentioned it before, but I love our Elf on the Shelf. The number one complaint I’ve heard from other parents is how hard it can be to come up with new ideas each night… So I created a calendar where we could […]

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Christmas Card Ornament: Step-by-Step Instructions

Twelve Days of Christmas (in July):  Day 5! Last year I wrote about our annual tradition of turning the Christmas cards we receive into ornaments for our tree (you can read that post here). I’ve gotten a lot of great feedback from the idea and several of you tried it yourselves! I’ve […]

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Elf on the Shelf Countdown Cards

Twelve Day of Christmas (in July): Day 4! I’m so excited for our Elf on the Shelf to return this year! Tinself (our Elf) shows up the day after Thanksgiving and stays until Christmas Eve. He loves getting into trouble each night and helping our kiddos count down to Christmas by leaving […]

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Advent Countdown Prayer Cards / Christmas Countdown Prayer Cards

Twelve Days of Christmas (in July):  Day 3! I know I’ve mentioned it before… I love a good countdown (evidence here and here)! I wanted to create a special Advent / Christmas Countdown for our son this year so I started scouring the Internet for ideas. I found a lot of countdowns […]