1.) Use the 12 days of
Christmas theme and give out inexpensive gifts to your kids for
each of the twelve days of Christmas.
2.) Put together a
family photo Christmas book for each Christmas
3.) Have a special
Christmas movie night with Christmas food
4.) Put together
Christmas goody bags for your family and friends. Include candy,
stickers, and a small craft for each child in the family.
5.) Make a gingerbread
house together. Let each person pick out a pack of their
favorite candy to decorate the gingerbread house with.
6.) Make your own
holiday greeting cards
7.) Go Christmas
caroling in your neighborhood at a family memberís home.
8.) Volunteer, sponsor
a soldier overseas, or donate good used toys and clothes to less
9.) Make at least one
new ornament per person in the family each year to place on the
10.) Let your child
pick out and purchase an inexpensive gift for a child in need.
11.) Make your own
garland out of nuts, fruit, greeting cards, popcorn, or candy
and hang them on your tree.
12.) Make a favorite
Christmas recipe together. Splurge on ingredients for the
recipe. Choose something extra tasty even if it is expensive or
full of fat.
I hope these twelve simple Christmas tradition ideas bring joy
to your family each and every year to come.