The kids are at home, and you've got a million things to do. While you're online, you can print out some projects to keep them occupied, or check out the easy recipes for a quick treat. Don't waste time searching; I've found the cutest holiday and winter printables for you. We love the reindeer antlers for your dog!
Winter Print and Color Pages
- Jan Brett's Coloring Pages Several beautiful coloring pages from the author/illustrator, including many Christmas themes from her books and a calendar.
- Mary Engelbreit's Coloring Pages Cheerful winter and Christmas coloring pages from everyone's favorite gift artist.
- Very Cute Christmas Coloring Pages Here's a quick click to see and print many Christmas coloring pages.
- Apples for the Teacher Christmas Coloring Pages Christmas-themed coloring pages.
Holiday Printable Paper Construction Projects
- Easy Manger Scene This easy project for your younger child involves coloring the Holy Family, then gluing it on construction paper with popsicle sticks to form the manger scene. From Kids' Domain.
- Travelin' Kids Activity BookPrint out an entire travel games book to put in your bag of tricks for the ride to Grandma's. From HP.
- Holiday Art Projects from KinderArt.
- Hannakuh Craft Projects About Family Crafts
- Christmas Craft Projects About Family Crafts
- Make Reindeer Antlers for Your Dog Spot probably won't care for it, but your kids will get a chuckle from this project from HP.
- Make a Paper Snowflake Enchanted Learning
- Print and Cut Christmas OrnamentsVery nice in Adobe Acrobat format. Easy Christmas Eve project from HP.
- Printable Gift Tags, Boxes, Garland, and Christmas Scrapbook Pages Several Christmas printables from Canon Print Planet.
- 3D Holiday Papercraft from Canon Creative Park
- 3D TrainA big project, good for a group of kids to play with, from HP.
- Hannakuh Gift Tags, Wrapping Paper, and Stickers from HP
- Print Holiday Gift Checklists from HP
Little Bit of Learning for Winter Break
- Christmas Printables Christmas themed math and writing practice pages, more from DLTK.
- Winter Themed Math Worksheets Choose your child's grade and the type of math she needs to practice.
- Write a Note to Santa on this cute printable stationery page from HP.
- Winter Printables for Younger Kids A page full of printable activities for early learning from First-School.
- Printable Games Colorful matching, mazes, and word scrambles from Canon Print Planet.
Quick Kids' Cooking
- The Easiest Decorated Cookies Pillsbury's Refrigerated Sugar Cookies, of course. Get some creative decorating ideas here. My kids love these.
- Favorite Chocolate No-Bake Cookies This is the recipe I like for these family-favorite cookies. You have to cook it on the stovetop, but it is super easy and fast.
- Apple and Cheese Crackers Easy and healthful, the perfect snack for an afternoon pick-me-up.
- Cheesy Pigs 'n a Blanket Crescent rolls and Little Smokies get even better with cheese.