Don’t blink… Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you blink too quickly, you might just miss it! Guess that’s our way of saying, Thanksgiving is coming and before you know it, it will have passed you by. So don’t miss out. Prolong that thankful feeling and get started now with some pre-Thanksgiving festivities.
A fun way to interject that thankful feeling throughout your house now, is to get crafting with the kiddos. Gear them up for Thanksgiving Day with these kid-tested, mom-approved thanksgiving themed crafts. It keeps them entertained while you prep for the big event. These fun and crafty ideas make for great decoration too — perfect for prolonging that Thanksgiving feeling!
The Thankful Turkey
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This adorable turkey is made out of love, thanks, and your children’s creativity. Have the little ones write out what they’re thankful for. This cute turkey is equally decorative as much as it is sweet and thoughtful.
Crafty Place Cards
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These place card ideas are easy, interactive and functional!
Waffle Cone Cornucopia
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Cornucopia favors made out of waffle cones?! Hello, this is ridiculously adorable! Little ones will probably need help in the molding department, but go ahead and let them take full reign when it comes time to fill them up with tasty treats!
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This “outdoors meets indoors” craft activity is an extremely interactive project for kids of all ages. Have them scour the yard for a colorful assortment of leaves and then head back to the cozy indoors to create a turkey masterpiece!
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Personalized thumbprint napkin rings are super cute and festive for Thanksgiving. Let the kid’s give you a hand (or thumb)!
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This craft project is perfect for day of festivities. Gather the children around a crafting table to create their own head pieces while the adults keep busy in the kitchen.
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Fun, and delicious! These easy-peasy turkeys keep kids entertained and happy this Thanksgiving!
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Let the kids leave their mark this Thanksgiving. Have them write out what they’re thankful for. Once everyone has participated, have them share during dinner for a sentimental reminder of the true meaning of Thanksgiving.
Hope the kids love these craft ideas and here’s to a Happy Thanksgiving to all! Gobble gobble.