Do you have a towering pile of fabric scraps that you can’t part with? Turn them into a fun pumpkin-shaped table runner for a holiday tablescape that’ll last Halloween through Thanksgiving. This can easily be a no-sew project!
November in Portland is very rainy and chilly, not to mention cold season. As we’re spending more time indoors and preparing for the holidays with fall crafts and indoor activities I thought this would be the perfect time to gather some recipes for holiday baking with the kids. Here are recipes that the family can make together right in time for Thanksgiving and holiday bake sales and parties.
Making no bake mum cookies is more like assembling small edible works of art than cooking, which I have to admit is more our strong suit in my family!
By this time next week, we’ll be eating our Thankgsiving leftovers. Can you believe it’s right around the corner? You still have a few more days to make this year’s Thanksgiving really special with gorgeous decor and special touches for your kitchen table. Check out these DIYs to make your Thanksgiving table memorable.
Keep the kids table happy with a fall themed paper mache box filled with crayons. It’s a great way to make the kids feel included in the festivities with their own decorations, and keep them entertained.
With all that goes on in life, focusing on the negative can become a habit, robbing us of the joy that comes from all of the good things we have. Won’t you join my family in remembering all the things we have to be thankful for, by creating your own Thankful Tree and Banner?
Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays. Even as a kid who didn’t like turkey or football, and wasn’t allowed to help in the kitchen, I still always looked forward to ‘Turkey Day.’ Afterall, Thanksgiving isn’t just about eating and watching football, it’s about spending the day with family and friends, giving thanks and celebrating the season. So, while parents are busy in the kitchen, here are some Thanksgiving crafts to help the kids celebrate the day in their own way.
These turkey washer necklaces are perfect for kids who love making jewelry and presents for the other guests.