The Big Picture

The Big Picture For this activity, you will need a challenging puzzle that can be assembled by the family. Do not show them the picture of the puzzle but let them be challenged to assemble it based on their skill. If the challenge is too difficult, provide the picture...

World Candle Lighting Day

World Candle Lighting Day The second Sunday in December is Worldwide Candle Lighting Day that is a memorial activity to honor those children who are no longer with us. Candles are lit at 7 pm local time and left to burn for an hour. This will create a 24-hour wave...

Creative Giving

Creative Giving This month’s family activity is a little “covert”. Gather all but one family member together. The task for this group is to come up with a single holiday gift for that person that is homemade by everyone. It can be a coupon book for doing chores, a...

Make a Gift Day – Dec. 3

Make a Gift Day – Dec. 3 Whatever holiday or birthday traditions you follow, take some time today to think about a homemade gift for someone. Who would appreciate it? The act of making a gift is so much more personal than having Amazon thunk something on your...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is a national holiday with a focus on Gratefulness. This Thanksgiving, post a whiteboard, chalkboard, or poster board where those gathered for Thanksgiving can write public statements of what they are grateful for this year. Leave it where...