It is not too late to pull together some fun Christmas crafts and easy recipes for your holiday party. Here are some kid-approved ideas I would love to share with you guys.

Let’s make these easy Christmas crafts and recipes!

easy christmas crafts and holiday recipes to enjoy this holiday season

I love every one of these easy DIY Christmas crafts and recipes. Each one is so fun and I can’t wait to make them all!

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1. Baby Jesus in a Manger

Baby Jesus in a Manger is an easy craft using common items like a popsicle stick, pipe cleaner, felt and toilet paper roll.

2. White Chocolate Peppermint Bark

White Chocolate Peppermint Bark is so easy to make and it is a great homemade treat you can gift to neighbors or teachers.

3. Reindeer Brownies

Reindeer Brownies is a fun and cool recipe, excellent for school parties or treats for little ones when you’re hosting the Christmas festivities at your house.

4. Grilled Salsa Steak Appetizer

Grilled Salsa Steak Appetizer is an easy crowd-pleaser that your guests will devour.

5. Christmas S’More Treat Bag with Free Printable

Use these Christmas S’More Printables to make treat bags for the kiddos.

6. Clothespins and Twine Christmas Cards

Make these clothespins and twine Christmas cards to display your kid’s holiday art, school papers, and Christmas cards. The clothespins also make great gifts. Consider adding a magnet to the back of the clothespins and giving sets as homemade gifts to someone on your shopping list.

7. Candy Cane Reindeer

If you have little ones, let me introduce you to the amazingly wonderful Candy Cane Reindeer. These nifty things are guaranteed to bring a smile to any little one’s face.

8. Christmas Candy Wrapper Template

The Candy Bar Wrapper template is just adorable! Take mini candy bar wrappers to the next level with this fun idea.

9. Christmas Breakfast Casserole

Do the prep work the night before for this easy Christmas Breakfast Casserole recipe and then pop it in the oven while kids are opening their gifts Christmas morning.

10. Ranger Cookies

These Ranger Cookies are still the BEST cookies ever that’s why Santa loves them!

11. Chocolate Graham Cracker Peppermint Bark

Chocolate Graham Cracker Peppermint Bark is another simple recipe that doubles well as a gift for neighbors or teachers and also is perfect to display when hosting Christmas at your house.

12. Homemade Mod Podge Vase

Re-purpose old spaghetti jars into Homemade Mod Podge Vases with some scrapbook paper and Mod Podge. These were fun gifts to create.

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So which holiday crafts and recipes are you going to try first? Let us know how it goes!

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  1. These are great! Thanks for linking it up to our Crafty Showcase in celebration of our Christmas in July challenge!

  2. Holidays are the good time when children can spend their lots of time at home, so they can enjoy this time with creating new things with new ideas, specially when if there is any occasion. I would like to make some Disney craft on this Xmas with new ideas.