This post is for all the thrifty, DIY parents that want to save money because I’m going to show you a fun, inexpensive way to make some Christmas puzzles for/with your kids!
So every year everyone usually gets lots of beautiful Christmas cards for Christmas. It’s always nice to receive these tokens of love from family and friends. However, as the years roll by you can have quite the collection that you have saved over the years! Sometimes the cards get thrown away but when I was younger, my mom would always go through her cards and sort them out. The ones that she didn’t want to keep she would give to us kids! We loved them because we would then cut off the picture that was on the front and make our own crafts out of them.
Ok… That’s nothing new and exciting but then, how about making all those Christmas cards into Christmas puzzles for your kids?!
This is such a fun, inexpensive activity for your children and what makes it so fun are all of those beautiful Christmas cards that you have saved up. So, how do you turn them into Christmas puzzles?
Well, here are 5 steps to make puzzles out of your old Christmas cards:
There’s really nothing to these puzzles but they are fun for the kids to play with and put together. You could keep the pieces in a bowl so that they could put them together from time to time.
You could put an additional spin on your Christmas puzzles and turn them into a fun Christmas game!
And, I’ll break this down for you into several steps to help you understand the game better:
Like I said, it’s an easy, inexpensive, fun way to entertain your kids and this is great to play when you have a Christmas party or during your appetizers on Christmas Day or whenever the kids are bored!