7 Fun Activities for Kids During the Holidays

The most magical time of the year is here and there’s a lot to be done before Christmas arrives to our doors. There are trees to be decorated, houses to be decked out, cookies to be baked, and presents to be wrapped. In the midst of all of this are your kids who are just looking to have some fun while you’re busy being a grown-up.


So, in order to keep them entertained and occupied, we have put together this list of wonderful Christmas activities that they can do either on your own or with you. Let’s see what they’re all about!

Decorate Cookies

Bake yummy cookies and let your kids’ imagination run wild as they decorate the cookies with sprinkles, candies and colored sugar. These unique cookies will be an interesting addition to your gift baskets!

Create DIY Christmas Ornaments

There are many exciting things that kids can do when it comes to Christmas decorations. They can make paper baubles, popsicle stick ornaments, paper stars, clay ornaments and a lot more. Display your kid’s efforts around the house and let your kid proudly show off their efforts to your guests.

Work on Handmade Holiday Cards


A homemade greeting card is a lovely gift in itself. All you need are some crayons, glitter pens, paints, brushes and tons of creativity. Help your kids unleash their creativity and fashion unique cards for each member of the family. The efforts of the little ones will certainly be appreciated and treasured for a long time!

Fashion Beautiful Snowflakes

Do your kids love snow? Let them make different kinds of snowflakes at home, which can be displayed around the house and on your tree! The kids will definitely love these creative and cool activities.

Put Together a Paper Christmas Tree

Creating a paper Christmas tree is a cute little activity that will keep kids occupied during the holidays. Give them a sheet of green paper, some sequins and glitter, and let them have fun!

Make Christmas Wreaths


Give your Christmas wreath a personal touch this year by letting your kids make it. Check out Cafemom for some fun ways to make adorable holiday wreaths that can be hung proudly on your door or window!

Create Your Own Snow

Make your home a winter wonderland with homemade snow. Kids will love making snowballs, building their own miniature snowman and doing other fun stuff with their own snow!


We hope these ideas will help you keep your kids not only busy, but also entertained during these days leading up to Christmas. We love them and we hope you will, too. If you have kids activities you would like us to add to the list, let us know!

Happy holidays!

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