Christmas Ideas From Everyday Reading

I love Christmas and the whole holiday season! I hope these Christmas ideas, including gift guides, traditions, recipes, and projects will help you and your family celebrate in a way that’s meaningful and fun for all of you.

Christmas ideas

Gift Guides

$5 Gift Guides

2018 $5 Gift Guide
2017 $5 Gift Guide
2016 $5 Gift Guide
2015 $5 Gift Guide
2014 $5 Gift Guide
2013 $5 Gift Guide
2012 $5 Gift Guide
2011 $5 Gift Guide

Gift Guides for Children

10 Fantastic Board Games for Children (that Adults will enjoy too)
MORE fantastic board games for the family
A Gift Guide Good for Little Girls and Boys
What We’re Getting the Girls for Christmas This Year (2017)
What We Are Giving the Girls This Year (2016)
What We Are Giving the Girls for Christmas This Year (2015)

Other Gift Guides

A Last Minute Gift Guide
8 Things on My Christmas Wish List
12 gifts for men they’ll actually want
A Buffalo Plaid Scarf – An Easy Gift for Under $5
6 Easy and Delicious Neighbor Gifts
A gift for the person who has EVERYTHING

Book Lovers Gift Guide

2017 Book Lover’s Gift Guide
2016 Book Lover’s Gift Guide
The 2015 List of Gifts for Book Lover’s of All Ages

Book Gift Guides

10 Favorite Picture Books for Holiday Gift Giving
Board Book Gift Guide
Picture Book Gift Guide
Middle Grade Book Gift Guide
Board Book Gift Guide #2
Picture Book Gift Guide #2
Middle Grade Book Gift Guide #2
Young Adult Reading Gift Guide
Non-Fiction Reading Gift Guide
Picture Book Reading Gift Guide #3
Foodie Book Reading Gift Guide
Children’s Chapter Book Reading Gift Guide
Chick Lit Reading Gift Guide

Christmas Book Lists

Christmas Book Countdown
A Christmas Book A Day
24 Holiday Titles for the Whole Family
24 Christmas Books to Read This December
8 Picture Books to Curl Up With
8 Books to Read with a Cup of Cocoa
8 Excellent Christmas Picture Books
The 24 Best Christmas Picture Books
5 Fantastic Christmas Read Alouds

Christmas Traditions

A Favorite Family Christmas Tradition
What Holiday Traditions Did You Keep From Your Growing Up?
Scheduling a Christmas Date

Christmas Recipes

Chicken Chili in a Jar
Salted Caramel Christmas Crackers
Peanut Butter Sandwich Reindeer Cookies
Perfect Eggnog Pancakes
Easy and Delicious Neighbor Gifts
Christmas Eve Fondue

Holiday Crafts and Projects

Glitter Star Art
A Buffalo Plaid Scarf
How to Do Christmas Cards Without Losing Your Mind
How to Host a Gingerbread House Party
DIY Big and Little Blanket Scarves
5 Tips for Setting a Holiday Tablescape
5 Ways to Make the Holidays Less Stressful
Saving Money During the Holidays
Six Simple Ways to Make the Holidays Magical for Children
DIY Audiobooks: A Perfect Gift for Little Book Lovers
Christmas Advent Activities
A DIY Advent Calendar
17 Advent Calendar Ideas (DIY or ones you can buy)

Misellaneous Christmas Posts

Christmas Morning
Christmas Day in the Morning
Holiday Pajamas for Everyone
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Merry Christmas! 2013
The Season of Giving
Christmas 1999
Merry Christmas From Our Family (2015)
Merry Christmas! 2017