Winter Theme Military Care Package (January 2015) - Sending snow to the desert! All things snowmen: chocolate, Pez, decorated cookies, mug, decorations. All things snowflake/snowball: packaged cupcakes, ornaments, "candle", wrapping paper, candy filled tin. Hot chocolate and hot cider mixes.
a patterning activity with red and white pony beads and pipe cleaners. They strung them on in a pattern and when their little fingers got tired of doing it, we cut the pipe cleaner and bent it into the shape of a candy cane to correspond with J is for Jesus.
Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child Gift Ideas
Making an Operation Christmas Child box this year? Here is a Huge list of Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child Gift Ideas - Operation Christmas Child Gift Ideas divided up by age. (I would leave off the suncatcher as liquid paint is not allowed, but otherwise great list!)
"Blown out" eggs are often required for craft projects that use empty, complete eggshells. Blown out eggs can be preserved for years after they're made; without the egg white or yolk, the eggs won't spoil. If you want to learn effective...
OCC shoeboxes. I read that some kids who attend food distributions have nothing to put their meal in. They have to cup their hands together and eat from them. I'm including a small plastic bowl and sturdy plastic cutlery (both 79 cents at Target). To fit more in the box, I fill the bowl with small stuff (dollar store sewing kit, punch ball, hair bands, flashlight) and secure it with rubber bands. (The light was $0.97 after Menard's rebate).