Family Thanksgiving

Collection by Steph :: Modern Parents Messy Kids • Last updated 2 weeks ago

358 
Pins
 • 
119.35k 
Followers

Ideas and projects for giving thanks.

Steph :: Modern Parents Messy Kids
modern-thankful-turkey

DIY Gratitude Turkey

With Thanksgiving coming up (here in the US) there are plenty of opportunities to talk about thankfulness with our kids. Here is a fun art project that adds a little more than just whimsy to the Thanksgiving table - the thankful turkey. This little paper turkey can be constructed in many ways. The fun thing about him is that each of his feathers has a thankful note on the back for each person at the table to read during dinner. You'll need construction paper (we used card stock because it's…

Making Snowmen inside! Say it with me, "Do you wanna build a snowman?" #Christmascraft #holidaycraft #KidsChristmas #shavingcreamsnowman

Making Snowmen… Inside!

Making Snowmen inside! Say it with me, "Do you wanna build a snowman?" #Christmascraft #holidaycraft #KidsChristmas #shavingcreamsnowman

Fun printables and crafts for the holidays - love this turkey for keeping the kids busy at the Thanksgiving table.

Hands-On Holidays: Simple Ideas for Making Memories October through December!

Commit to Less Stressing & More Connecting this Holiday Season The holiday season is such a wonderful time to share with your kids. From Trick-or-Treating to opening the presents under the tree, there are so many memories to be made and, as parents, we don't want to miss a single opportunity. But planning special outings, pulling-together seasonal crafts, and baking up a slew of holiday recipes can be exhausting (the prep work alone is almost a part-time job). If you'd like to spend the…

Happy Family Habit #9: Teach Gratitude by Remembering to Thank Your Kids - Modern Parents Messy Kids

Happy Family Habit #9: Teach Gratitude by Remembering to Thank Your Kids

Happy Family Habit #9: Teach Gratitude by Remembering to Thank Your Kids - Modern Parents Messy Kids

Awesome free download: Thanksgiving planner with full menu & shopping list plus an hour-by-hour cooking and prep guide. (Love the suggested wines too!) #Thanksgiving #Thanksgivingrecipe #Thanksgivingrecipes #Thanksgivingsides #Thanksgivingdesserts #Thanksgivingdinner #Thanksgivingprep

Modern Parents Messy Kids - We're all about finding ways to make family life better while keeping ou

Awesome free download: Thanksgiving planner with full menu & shopping list plus an hour-by-hour cooking and prep guide. (Love the suggested wines too!) #Thanksgiving #Thanksgivingrecipe #Thanksgivingrecipes #Thanksgivingsides #Thanksgivingdesserts #Thanksgivingdinner #Thanksgivingprep

Fun printables and crafts for the holidays - love this turkey for keeping the kids busy at the Thanksgiving table.

Hands-On Holidays: Simple Ideas for Making Memories October through December!

Fun printables and crafts for the holidays - love this turkey for keeping the kids busy at the Thanksgiving table.

Super simple DIY banner (love the craft store tip) - could adapt this for so many seasons

Preventing Entitlement: A Gratitude Chore Game - Modern Parents Messy Kids

Super simple DIY banner (love the craft store tip) - could adapt this for so many seasons

BEST caramel apple recipe ever. Go for the salted version, you won't be sorry!

Fall Favorite: Salted Caramel Apples - Modern Parents Messy Kids

I’ve been dying to entertain fall style lately (hot apple cider, pumpkin bread, etc.). I really just love the tastes and smells of autumn. It’s all just so comforting, like curling up in front of a warm fire in your favorite cozy sweater and wool socks (or is that just me?). In that spirit, we’re sharing …

DIY Gratitude Turkey - Modern Parents Messy Kids #thanksgivingcrafts #thanksgivingkids #holidaydrafts

DIY Gratitude Turkey

DIY Gratitude Turkey - Modern Parents Messy Kids #thanksgivingcrafts #thanksgivingkids #holidaydrafts

FREE Printable: THANKSGIVING TABLE POPPERS  Love this idea of for making fun and interactive gratitude poppers for Thanksgiving (and I have a feeling my kids will too!)  #Thanksgivingtable #thanksgivingcraft #Thanksgivingdiy #teachinggratitude

THANKSGIVING TABLE PRINTABLES

FREE Printable: THANKSGIVING TABLE POPPERS Love this idea of for making fun and interactive gratitude poppers for Thanksgiving (and I have a feeling my kids will too!) #Thanksgivingtable #thanksgivingcraft #Thanksgivingdiy #teachinggratitude

Printable conversation starters to discuss what your family is grateful for.. One for  each day in November until Thanksgiving - such an easy way to get into the spirit of the holiday!

Free Printable: Thanksgiving Gratitude Conversation Starters - Modern Parents Messy Kids

Between the candy overload of October and the present overload of December, November is the perfect time for families to focus on what they have to be thankful for. And today’s free download is just the tool you need to help! Simply print and keep near the dinner table, then pick a “thankful conversation starter” …

A new must-have Thanksgiving dessert - rich pumpkin pie and vanilla ice cream rolled into one plus a spicy gingersnap crust!

Must-Make: Framed Family Recipe with Photo

Today I bring you one of my all-time favorite gift ideas EVER! The genius in this gift is that it has sentiment and thoughtfulness in spades but is shockingly easy to put together. This will be a gift for my mom that I know she will treasure as my 'Nana' is no longer with us. You could easily knock several people off your gift list with this same idea in no time, especially with the free recipe card printable that's 100% editable so you don't have to worry about pretty handwriting. Ready for…

Stock Your Kitchen with these Must-Have Foods for Cold & Flu Season - Modern Parents Messy Kids #naturalremedy #elderberry #naturalflurecipe #naturalcoldrecipe

Stock Your Kitchen with these Must-Have Foods for Cold & Flu Season

Stock Your Kitchen with these Must-Have Foods for Cold & Flu Season - Modern Parents Messy Kids #naturalremedy #elderberry #naturalflurecipe #naturalcoldrecipe

Lot of pretty looks to try at home this fall.

DIY Autumn Arrangements

Is it cooling down where you live yet? Fall is definitely in the air here and with the crisp weather, comes a desire to fully immerse myself in Autumn. Despite my penchant for DIY projects, I've never been much of a floral arrangement kind of girl (I actually just got my first wreath last Christmas). However, the web has been teeming with bold and beautiful autumn foliage lately. So much so that I'm inspired to try out a DIY arrangement at home. In no particluar order, here are my top six…

The most delicious make-ahead dessert ever: Frozen Pumpkin Brownie Ice Cream Cake - this one has a place of honor at our Thanksgiving table. #pumpkinpie #pumpkinrecipe #pumpkindessert #pumpkintreat #frozenpumpkinpie

Make Ahead Thanksgiving Dessert: Pumpkin Brownie Ice Cream Cake

The most delicious make-ahead dessert ever: Frozen Pumpkin Brownie Ice Cream Cake - this one has a place of honor at our Thanksgiving table. #pumpkinpie #pumpkinrecipe #pumpkindessert #pumpkintreat #frozenpumpkinpie