Splitting Up a Large Toy For Your Advent Calendar

I marked ten white paper bags with Zoey's name and numbered them one to ten. I then put each pile into their corresponding bag and taped it closed.
Ten advent bags from one Play-Doh set.


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  1. Abby says:

    I really liked the idea. I think it is novel and refreshing. I sometimes really despise the idea of picking something off the counter, wrapping it up and giving it to someone. It has no thought attached to it. And, what you are doing is something that I total agree with. The idea that a thought its given is often more important than what you are giving.
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  1. December 8, 2018

    […] Instead, for advent calendars, I like to buy the ‘stuff’ for the calendar before December 1st so it’s ready, jot down any events we’re planning on going to ahead of time, and then fill in the rest of the days as we go through the month. Last year I ended up going to a few stores beforehand to buy a bunch of small toys, crafts, Christmas ornaments, and baking supplies. This year December snuck up on me. Earlier this month I bought two larger gifts (one for each kid) that I divided up to cover ten of th…. […]

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