Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.
Get creative with your DIY gift tags by using scrapbook paper. These Paper Ornament Christmas Gift Tags use circles of festively-patterned scrapbook paper to create the base of an "ornament" you finish by drawing the hanger.
Substitute Splenda baking instead of sugar. Easy and Quick Recipes: Buttermilk-Blueberry Breakfast Cake I used oil in plAce of butter, wheat flour c oat bran, white), & reduced the sugar to c on top. I also used rice milk b/c that's what I had.
Use card stock and misc buttons to make your own Christmas cards. The card stock can be bought at Walmart, etc. or at most any craft store. The buttons come in bags at most craft, hobby, or fabric stores.
Reindeer card, merry christmas card, button nose reindeer!