Giving of thanks and a surprise!Thursday, November 15, 2012
We're nearing that special day throughout the year where are giving of thanks should be deliberate. While I encourage my kids to always be grateful for what they have, Thanksgiving is the perfect time to show your child different ways to express gratitude. Where do we go? None other than Pinterest. I've collected some cute ways to capture Thanksgiving for the littles in your life!
Advent Calendar. Make a calendar of thanks throughout the month of November!
Give Thanks Banner. Us corn, beans, and simple construction paper to create this beautiful Thanksgiving banner for this extra special dinner.
Recipe Holder. This is the perfect gift for teachers that celebrates the season and also proves to be useful when they are cooking ups Thanksgiving feast.
Pilgrim Napkin Holders. Make sure everyone has a place with these personalized pilgrim napkin holders.
Finger Paint Turkeys. Who doesn't love the typical handprint turkeys?
Birds of a Feather. Add some flair to the typical construction paper turkey with feathers.
Pilgrim Rolls. Extra cardboard toilet paper or paper towel roll, check out these easy Thanksgiving characters.
Thankful hanging. What are you thankful for? Clip it to this easy poster.
Handprint Mayflower. So cute and simple!
In other important long-awaited Pinterest news, Secret Boards have finally arrived. You can create up to three secret boards simply and quickly. This is perfect for Christmas wish lists/idea lists, planning surprise baby or bridal showers, or even planning for baby-to-be before you make the big announcement. Many pinners have been hoping a change like this would roll out soon to accommodate the concerns of lurkers.
What are you thankful for this year? (Besides new secret boards!) Check us out on Pinterest for even more ideas this upcoming holiday season.