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Winter Solstice and Advent Activity Calendar

In the summer I wrote a post about reframing some of the non faith festivals in a way to explore faith. In the summer we began with the summer solstice so yesterday we celebrated the winter solstice. The advent activity … Continue reading

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Activity Calendar catch up

Here’s what we have been up to with a few pics below. 6: play with your new Christmas playmobil. 7: crafts at Church today 8: celebrate Christmas at Toast 9: make paper chains 10: Lets put the tree up!! 11: … Continue reading

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Advent Activity Calendar day 4 & 5

Day 4: Make and write Christmas cards. This was a quick activity as it was Beavers night. Luckily in the move I found a couple of craft kits. Day 5: Go into town for the Christmas Lego build. High excitement … Continue reading

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Advent candles

Finally finished the advent ring today (only a couple of days late!). Really simple one which T helped me to make. 4 candles from Ikea, a red candle for Christmas Day (found), a gold platter (found) and a selection of … Continue reading

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Advent Activity Calendar day 3

Day 3: Tonight make some reindeer food ready for Santa’s reindeer. We love making reindeer food. Oats for the reindeer to eat and lots of sparkle to guide them to our house. Tonight we made our stock for this year. … Continue reading

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Advent Activity Calendar day 2

Day 2: get out all the Christmas story books and choose your favourite to read tonight. G was very pleased to find Horrible Histories Christmas, T read the Usborne touchy feely nativity and E found 3 copies of The Snowman … Continue reading

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Advent Activity Calendar

Last year I made our Advent calendar but as we have only just moved that seemed a step too far! So instead I picked up a string of 24 stockings which I can post a little note into with details … Continue reading

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