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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

Fall Centerpieces with Candy Corn {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Fall Centerpieces with Candy Corn {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Gratitude Card 19: Send a card to an aunt or uncle Looking for a way to use up your leftover candy corn? Why not try one of our fall centerpieces? This is so easy and you’ll love having a colorful centerpiece for your table. Here’s the trick. Use a paper towel tube in the middle… 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

Give Thanks Prayer Journal & Copywork {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Give Thanks Prayer Journal & Copywork {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Gratitude Card 17: Send a card to your Sunday School Teacher or Bible Study Leader I’m so excited about Rebecca’s latest prayer journal because it includes copywork for kids of all ages. Yep…you can integrate thanksgiving into your homeschool when you use this FREE resource. To get your free copy of Rebecca’s latest ebook, click… 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

How to Write Thank You Notes – for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

How to Write Thank You Notes – for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 13 Gratitude Card Idea: Help your kids write a thank you note today. How do you teach your children to write thank you cards? Thanksgiving Activities for Kids If you’ve never taught them how to write thank you notes, today is the perfect time to start. By practicing right now, they will be experts… Continue Reading

Free Bible Study on Thanksgiving . . . for Your Family {30 Days of Thanks}

Free Bible Study on Thanksgiving . . . for Your Family {30 Days of Thanks}

I finished the first part of my Thanksgiving Bible study and want to give it to you…for free!  It’s a word study on “eucharisteo”, the Greek word for thanks.  There are a few questions about eucharisteo in the beginning and then a chart for all the verses where this word is used in the New… Continue Reading

How To Write a Thank You Note – 2 S’s {30 Days of Thanks}

How To Write a Thank You Note – 2 S’s {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 8 Gratitude Card Idea: Who did something nice for you this week? Send them a thank you note!  If you need help on how to write a thank you note . . . see below.  This will help your kids write thank you notes too! I hope you are enjoying our 30 Day Gratitude… Continue Reading

Gratitude Journal {30 Days of Thanks}

Gratitude Journal {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 7 Card Idea: Church Member Our next day in the 30 Day Gratitude Challenge is about making a Gratitude Journal. I have made a quick video for you to watch! Use your photo calendar to keep memories of the year. The photos will remind you of events in your life. Each day, list 3 things… Continue Reading