christmas activities

  1. Family Fun

    Creating holiday traditions around food

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    For many families, the holidays are synonymous with good times, laughter and food. A festive holiday meal is the perfect backdrop...
  2. Crafts

    Create a Christmas memory book

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    Christmas comes and goes faster than you can say "Santa Claus," and before you know it your family has grown. Capturing the memories...
  3. Family Fun

    Edible Christmas crafts

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    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without sweet treats and fun crafts. We think you should combine them both and create edible...
  4. Christmas Gifts

    How to make Christmas gift baskets

    Whether you want a truly personal gift for someone you love or just want to throw together some backups for last-minute gifts,...
  5. Tips & Advice

    Christmas on a shoestring budget

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    The commercialization of the season causes many parents to start sweating. Enjoy the spirit of the season as a family without...
  6. Family Fun

    Celebrate the magic of the season

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    Those who rush around decorating, buying presents and attending holiday gatherings might have a tendency to not only go a little...
  7. Family Fun

    How to celebrate a non-traditional Christmas

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    Christmas can be a good time of year to make a point about excessive consumerism, Hallmark holidays and the way that...
  8. Family Fun

    Easy Christmas crafts for kids

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    With some help from Mom and Dad, your little one will enjoy making and displaying these simple Christmas crafts.
  9. Tips & Advice

    Practicing Gratitude: Christmas then and now

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    Though my children are experiencing Christmas a bit differently than I did as a child, over the years I've come to see that in all...
  10. Family Fun

    Ideas for your own Elf on the Shelf

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    Family traditions and building wonderful childhood memories that last a lifetime is what is really important during the holidays. So...
  11. Family Fun

    6 Unique Advent calendars for kids

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    Help your child learn about Christmas (and the fine art of patience) with an Advent calendar. From Star Wars creations to family...
  12. Christmas Holiday Tips

    3 Fun holiday traditions to introduce this year

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    Make Christmas even more special this year by adding a new tradition to your repertoire of seasonal must-dos. We put together a few...
  13. Family Fun

    Christmas crafts for kids

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    Keep your kids busy while you deck the halls and bake the cookies with these easy Christmas crafts. The good news: you don’t have to...
  14. Family Fun

    5 budget-friendly holiday activities that teach kids social responsibility

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    Looking for new holiday traditions that have nothing to do with materialism? Forget the cheesy Christmas movies and driving around...
  15. Family Fun

    Christmas crafts to display in kids’ rooms

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    Sometimes Christmas doesn’t extend past the main living areas of your house, but holiday decorations have a place in your children’s...
  16. Tips & Advice

    10 Cheap holiday date ideas

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    With the holidays rapidly approaching, scoring some alone time with your man is vital, but it can be tough on your wallet when...
  17. Family Fun

    Write a letter to Santa with your child

    If your kids know what they want for Christmas, it's time -- and fun -- to help them write the traditional "Dear Santa" letter.
  18. Family Fun

    ZooLights at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

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    Explore the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Washington in a different light this holiday season -- in Christmas lights!
  19. Family Fun

    ZooLights at the Phoenix Zoo

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    Strolling through the Phoenix Zoo in the middle of August is interesting for two reasons: one, because my kids and I are practically...
  20. Family Fun

    Holiday River Parade and Lighting Ceremony in San Antonio

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    San Antonio kicks off the holiday season in style at the Holiday River Parade and Lighting Ceremony. Join over 150,000 San Antonio...