A memory jar is such a simple way to save all those sweet moments that you don't want to forget; funny things the kids say, little drawings, first-time dates. Of course, you can just grab a jar, paper and pen to get going but when you get a chance you can give it a little decoration like this pretty example at Stellaire.
Willowday has designed their own Lego advent calendar and is sharing a pdf for you to do it too! Love this idea!
Just because the 1st of December has come and gone doesn't mean that
it's too late to get an advent calendar going. And, don't worry, the kids won't mind
if they get to open more than one day at a time!
These stacked toilet paper tubes make an adorable recycled house advent calendar and they punch through for extra fun. Great idea from Morning Creativity.
Little trees on little boxes with little flags announcing the day - are you like me and instantly charmed by something just because it is small? Visit Oh Happy Day for this miniature tree advent calendar!
You can't see it from the picture, but El Hada de Papel has designed these trees so that each numbered day is attached to a treat hanging on the inside. Pull the number out, snip the string and down comes your treat! Great idea!
Click here for all the previous ideas - there's so many I've lost count but there are well over 100 ideas for advent calendars and I'm sure you will find one, or more, that you love!