Winter

Crafts, Tutorials, Stories, Recipes, Celebrations and Reflections for the Winter Season.

Children's Books in a basket.

Organizing your Children’s Books by Season

I've spoken here and there on social media about organizing your children's books by season. We keep our entire children's ...

Simple Preparations for Hanukkah

I am passionate about renewing the festivals that are important to us so that we celebrate them in a way ...

Simple Preparations for Meaningful Gift Giving

In our home we try to keep gifts simple, small, meaningful, purposeful, and quite often handmade, as well as balancing ...

Simple Preparations for a Lantern Walk

On November 11, children around the world gathering together with homemade lanterns of all colours, shapes, sizes, and materials in ...

Simple Preparations for Eid al Adha

A peek into our home on any day would reveal a simple life of moments together. Most often you’ll find ...

Simple Handmade Felt Ornaments

A simple holiday ornament for ages 3 and up. Simply cut out two identical shapes with felt, thread a needle ...

Festive Saltdough Recipe

Whole Family Rhythms Basic Saltdough Recipe Ingredients 1 cup white flour1/2 cup salt1 cup water1 tablespoon oil1 tablespoon cream of tartar ...

Simple Preparations for Advent

The first light of Advent is the light of stone– Stones that live in crystals, seashells, and bones. The second ...