The 12 Links Of Christmas
There is something about Christmas time that brings out the happy feelings in everyone. Perhaps it is the warm family memories we have, or maybe it is the thought of all of that good food. Christmas is a magical time of the year, for adults and children alike, here are some fun helpful places that will help you prepare for the festivities:
- Kids Christmas Projects
Do you have kids at home or do you work with them at a school or church or community setting? If so, you need to be prepared with the craft supplies at Christmas time! Family Fun magazine has an excellent ideas page full of Christmas crafts for the kiddos.
- Big Kids Christmas Projects
Are your kids a little too old for the Popsicle stick and felt ornaments? Are you looking for something a little more mature to do for your Christmas projects? Perhaps you are interested in making some decorations yourself to save money and give your Christmas décor a more personal touch. Then you need some creative Christmas projects for teens and adults.
- Holiday Decorating Ideas
It simply is not Christmas without decorations. Many families have their own traditions when it comes to decorating, but if you are looking for new ones, visit the Christmas Decorating page at Better Homes and Gardens. This site features ideas, both simple and intricate, that are sure to please every family's tastes.
- Christmas Computer Wallpapers
As you are making your home festive, don't forget your computer. Holiday wallpapers and screensavers can help you remember the season even at your desk. Check out World of Christmas for free Christmas Wallpapers you can download.
- Christmas Recipes
The smell of gingerbread baking in the oven and the sight of the turkey on the Christmas table are part of the memories of this season. Find tantalizing Christmas Recipes , both traditional and modern.
- How to Find the Perfect Christmas Tree
The hunt for the perfect tree is another memory many of us have from Christmases past. Make this your own family tradition as well with help from the Decorating Ideas or decorate a tree online.
- Christmas Present Ideas for the Tough-to-Buy-For
Who is the tough-to-buy-for person in your family? Maybe it is Dad, who really does have everything. Maybe it is that distant cousin that you do not know well. If you are having a hard time thinking of a gift idea, you can turn to gift cards, or use one of the ideas in this Love to Know guide .
- Lyrics to Favorite Christmas Songs
Does your family love to sit around and sing carols together? Have you been humming a tune you heard at the store but cannot remember the words to? You can find your favorite Christmas Songs, old and new complete with the lyrics.
- How to Send a Letter to Santa Claus
If your kids still believe in Santa Claus, consider helping them craft a letter. By helping them, you will get an idea of what they really want for Christmas. Be sure to mail the letter on time!
- North Pole Weather
Just how cold is the North Pole? If your child has ever asked this question, or something similar, use NorthPole.com to find the answers.
- Satellite Tracking of Santa on His Christmas Eve Journey
Modern technology has made it easier for kids to wait up for Santa. If they want to see just where he is when they head to bed, log on to the Satellite Tracker from the Los Alamos National Laboratory to track his progress. Remember, though, that he will not come if the kids are not in bed, so tuck them in before he is destined to reach your house!
- Christmas Traditions Around the Globe
Christmas is an almost universal holiday, and there are few places in the world where someone does not celebrate this season. However, traditions vary tremendously from culture to culture, as you can see at the Holiday Spot . Have some fun with your family by picking a different cultural tradition to celebrate with each year.