During the Christmas Countdown Checklists series I will give you tasks 2do each weekday, to help you prepare, plan and be organised for the upcoming silly season and Christmas Day. These tasks will help you to find time to write Christmas cards, create your Christmas budget, plan your Christmas cooking and so much more.
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Usually, there is so much to plan and organise for Christmas. Make this Christmas calm and stress free by doing a few simple tasks each day to help you keep on top of the holiday madness. View all previous tasks here.
Today’s Christmas Countdown Checklists Tasks are:
1. Start planning your Christmas Parties outfits
2. Start planning for handmade gifts
Are you making some handmade gifts this Christmas? Make sure you have all supplies on hand for your gifts, use the ‘handmade gifts’ page out of the Christmas Planner to keep on track on what you need to do to complete the project and when you need to finish it by.
Here are some fun Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas.
REINDEER BEER – Found via Life of a Modern Mum.
CHRISTMAS COOKIES IN A JAR – Click here to look at my idea.
TERRARIUM KIT – Found via Wit and Whistle.
KITCHEN PLANTER BOX – Found via DIY Network.
CHRISTMAS TREAT BAGS – read more about these cuties here.
NATURAL SOAP – Found via Garden Therapy.
HOMEMADE PLAYDOUGH – find my recipe here.
MORE GIFT IDEAS – find a blog post filled with more Handmade Christmas gift ideas here
I’ve put together a collection of Christmas Gift Ideas to help you find the perfect gift for your family and friends. Gifts for him, the kids, teens and more. View my full Christmas Gift Guide here.
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Santa has many helpers who make the Christmas season fun. His elves visits the home of some children to help manage Santa’s naughty and nice list. Each morning the elf is found in a different place to watch over the kids through the day, he usually get’s up to some mischief during the night. I have created The Elf Planner which includes one month of fun elf antics, see more details below.
Not sure what Elf on the Shelf is? Read my full blog post here.
this fun elf antic idea was found via a few shortcuts
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