Focus on the Nativity: Celebrating the Christmas Message with Kids!

Welcome to Focus on the Nativity, a collaborative collection of fabulous ideas from over 25 talented bloggers, all about celebrating the Christmas message with children! 

I am thrilled to be hosting this special event this year as the message behind the Christmas story is so important to us as a

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12 Christmas and Winter Play Dough Recipes

Here are 12 fantastic play dough recipes that will be perfect to make and play with this Christmas and winter! In fact, many of them would be easy, homemade and frugal (not to mention original and fun!) gifts to give to the kids in your life too.

 How

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White Clay Ornaments Tutorial

Make some easy, homemade white clay and use it to make ornaments and decorations for the tree and around the home! Add some sparkle to make it looks like snow and ice!

 I’ve had this wonderful white dough on my to-do list all year and I’m now wishing I’d tried

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Easy Homemade Wrapping Paper with Kids

Here are some really easy home made wrapping paper activities to keep the kids busy in the run up to Christmas, that require minimal input from adults and almost no additional materials! I am thrilled to have been invited to take part again this year in the wonderful Creative Chiristmas

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8 Christmas Cards Kids can Make! [It's Playtime]

Here are 8 fantastic, original and creative Christmas card crafts for kids to make this season, linked up through It’s Playtime!

[Clockwise:]Coloured Paper Snowflakes At Home with AliSplattered Cards Art Club BlogCork Stamped Christmas Trees Mudpies and SunshinePom Pom Snowman Mummy, Mummy Mum!Collage Christmas Trees Rainy Day MumHandprint Rudolph The Imagination TreeUp-cycling Kids Art into

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