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Encouraging Thankfulness During Advent – Part 4 {30 Days of Thanks}

Encouraging Thankfulness During Advent – Part 4 {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 30 Gratitude Card Idea: Send a gratitude card to another one of your kids This is the last of 4 posts about Thanksgiving, Advent & Christmas. Earlier this week I began a series showing how thanksgiving prepares your family for Christmas. Thanksgiving is one of those advent activities we should all be doing as… Continue Reading

How Can You Become More Thankful During Advent Pt3 {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids }

How Can You Become More Thankful During Advent Pt3 {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids }

Day 29 Gratitude Card Idea: Send a gratitude card to a person that might not deserve your thanks. This is the third of 4 posts about Thanksgiving, Advent & Christmas.   Before discussing the first aspect of becoming more thankful, I want to add to my thankful list. As I was walking & praying on… Continue Reading

More Thanksgiving Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

More Thanksgiving Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

I found more Thanksgiving Activities for Kids that you can use in your homeschool this week.  Enjoy! Click on any image for more details. Question: How will your family celebrate Thanksgiving next week? You can leave a comment by clicking here. NOTE: This post may contain affiliate links. This webpage may have affiliate links. See… Continue Reading

4 Fun Ways to Share Thanks at the Table {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids }

4 Fun Ways to Share Thanks at the Table {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids }

Gratitude Card 17: Send a card to your doctor When I grew up, we took turns sharing what we were thankful for . . . before we at the meal sitting in front of us.  Oh man, it was sometimes hard to concentrate when you were young & hungry. Last year, my mom did something… Continue Reading

Peace Plan for Thanksgiving {30 Days of Thanks}

Peace Plan for Thanksgiving {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 21 Gratitude Card Idea: Extended Family I skimmed an article in Sunday’s newspaper that has some good ideas on keeping the peace this Thursday.  I know that holidays can be stressful, so I thought I’d share my ideas about keeping the peace. 1.  Remember What’s Important Thanksgiving is about giving thanks!  As I grew… Continue Reading

How Your Kids Can Become More Thankful {30 Days of Thanks}

How Your Kids Can Become More Thankful {30 Days of Thanks}

Gratitude Card Idea 20: Send a card to one of your children How do you become more thankful? How do your kids become more thankful?   I believe “thanksgiving” is something we must learn.  Why do I say that?  Yesterday we looked at the beginning of Philippians about thankfulness.  Today, let’s look at the end… Continue Reading

Oreo Turkey Cookies & Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Oreo Turkey Cookies & Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Gratitude Card 18: Send a card to another mom For years we have made these turkey cookies with our family. I found another FUN cookie to make at Thanksgiving…Pilgrim hats with Reese’s. Of course, my daughter loves tradition and told me she would be making turkey cookies. So, I guess I’ll be taking ingredients for… Continue Reading

Homeschool Thanksgiving Activities for Kids {Weekend Links & 30 Days of Thanks}

Homeschool Thanksgiving Activities for Kids {Weekend Links & 30 Days of Thanks}

This weekend, I’m sharing some fun Thanksgiving activities for kids – ones you can integrate into your homeschool. Let us know if you have other fun Thanksgiving activities.  BONUS ITEM:  OK…this isn’t exactly a homeschooling idea, but I love the easy, free printable you can use to give your hubby. Question: What thanksgiving activities for… Continue Reading

Make A List of Thanks – Power of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks – Day 3}

Make A List of Thanks – Power of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks – Day 3}

Not sure who to send a thank you card? Several years ago, the kids & I kept a list of thanks on our refrigerator. Everytime I opened the frig, I was reminded of something to which I could be thankful. Thanksgiving Activities for Kids This is an awesome project for the month of November and… Continue Reading

Pumpkin Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Pumpkin Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fall is flying by and pumpkins are all around us.  So, let’s try a few pumpkin activities for kids . . . Pumpkin Printables – Activities for Kids As a bonus, we have FREE Fall Printables (including the 2 mentioned in pumpkin activities above) that go along with the Fall Activities for Kids {Unit Study}… Continue Reading