I Have a 12 year old Daughter & a 9 year old son (who is autistic)
He also dislikes chocolate & most sweets!
This makes it quite difficult come December with advents...
3 years ago I started a new family tradition of an activity advent,
I give the children a daily activity inside an envelope on a pegged advent.
this year I am adding a twist I have made 24 Reindeer paper bags
which I will place the activity in .....
Here is the fun we are going to have in December:
Day 1 - Send a letter to Santa - contents: Pen, writing paper, Envelope & stamp.
Day 2 - Reindeer & snowmen bells - contents Bell kits.
Day 3 - Colour in the character - contents Chritmas character & felt pens.
Day 4 - Mosaic Pictures - contents Christmas mosiac picture kits.
Day 5 - Foam Sleighs - Contents Kit & tube of glue.
Day 7 - Stitch a Robin - contents Robin sewing kit.
Day 8 - Pudding Hangers - Contents wooden flat ornament, marker pen, glitterglue,
holly sequins, brown & white paint.
Day 9 - Yarn Snowmen - contents water balloons, white yarn, Pva glue, accessories.
Day 10 - Bat & Ball - Contents Christmas colour in Bat & ball, felt pens.
Day 11 - Sun catchers - Contents Wreath sun catcher kits.
Day 12 - Christmas winders - contents build wind up character kit.
Day 13 - Wooden hangers - contents 8 Christmas Shapes, Paints, Glitter glue & embellishments.
Day 14 - Candy Reindeer - contents Candy Canes, Brown paper, google eyes & red pompoms.
Day 15 - Snowman soups - contents bags, poems, Hot chocolate, Canes, mallows & toppers.
Day 16 - Alphabet Hangers - Contents 4" Initial, paint, glitter glue & gems.
Day 17 - Unicorn Picture - Contents Unicorn Christmas mini picture kits.
Day 18 - Snow globes - Contents design your own snow globe kit.
Day 19 - Plaster Ornament - Contents Plaster Shapes, Paints, Glitter glue & embellishments.
Day 20 - Family Cards - Contents Card Blanks, paper pack, toppers & embellishments.
Day 21 - Visit Santa & Shopping - Contents Envelope with destination & £10 each.
Day 22 - Christmas Cookies - Contents Cookie Kit, cutters & sweet decorations.
Day 23 - 3D Words - Contents 3d word, decopatch paper & Embellishments.
Day 24 - Door Hanger - Contents Chip board door plaque, paint & embellishments.