Holidays In Handprints- A DIY Christmas Treasury For Catholic Children

I created a printable book that is a special Christmas treasury for Catholic kids, and the pages are illustrated by your child and his or her handprints. :-) (For those of you familiar with my products, it's the Advent/Christmas counterpart to Holy Week In Handprints.) Each handprint picture is designed to be loads of fun, and easy to replicate! Even the youngest of children can participate … [Read more...]

Celebrating Candlemas With Kids- Crafts And Ideas

Candlemas is celebrated on February 2, and is the feast of the Presentation of the Lord. There are many things you can do to celebrate this day with your family. The most obvious idea would be to light lots of extra candles. Here are some more links to less obvious ideas. :-) Check out this round-up of Candlemas ideas- food, decorations, coloring page, and more A special craft for Candlemas … [Read more...]

Celebrating Candlemas With Kids- Crafts and Ideas

Candlemas is celebrated on February 2, and is the feast of the Presentation of the Lord. There are many things you can do to celebrate this day with your family. The most obvious idea would be to light lots of extra candles. Here are some more links to less obvious ideas. :-) Check out this round-up of Candlemas ideas- food, decorations, coloring page, and more A special craft for … [Read more...]

Candlemas Activity and Craft

I wrote this post for Candlemas last year, but most of you weren't readers back then and I really liked this idea, so I thought I'd run it again. You can also check out my post from last year on ideas for celebrating Candlemas here, and my roundup of candle crafts and food ideas here. St. Blaise's feast day is also coming up on February 3, so these candle crafts will be useful for him as well! … [Read more...]

Ideas for Celebrating Candlemas- Feb 2

Whether you call it Candlemas, or the Presentation of our Lord, or the Purification of the Virgin Mary there are many fun ways to celebrate this with your family! Here are some food, craft, and other activity ideas to help with your celebration :-) This is also the fourth joyful mystery of the rosary! Crepes are a very traditional Candlemas food (especially in Europe)! Try this step by … [Read more...]