Yesterday marked the beginning of the 25-day countdown to Christmas. Yay! After collecting advent calendar ideas >> here, I chose this >> simple tutorial (#15 from my round-up).
The adorable paper came in a Christmas pack from Hobby Lobby, made cheaper with a 40% off coupon (thank you, stranger in line behind us). I already had a roll of hemp twine and a package of clothes pins, and even a few holes in the wall from birthday banners past.
Advent Calendar Details
Brylee is still learning where Jesus and Santa fit into the Christmas story, and why we do various traditions. I wanted our Advent Calendar this year to intentionally help us focus on the nativity story, as well as encourage us to spend a little time each day celebrating the season together.
This includes 3 parts...