It is a little early to be talking about Christmas, but if you are making ornaments then this is the time to begin preparing. Everyone knows about sending out the yearly Christmas card to family and friends, and everyone also knows how stressful it is to get the family together to take a good picture. Instead of doing the typical Christmas message, you can send something more personal. You can send an ornament.
As a family you can get together and make ornaments for people in your life. It is relatively easy and when everyone works together it can be that much easier. There are so many different kinds of ornaments that you can do.
Making bread ornaments is simple and there are many different recipes online that you can find. These are just like cookies, you use a cookie cutter to cut them out then you bake them. You paint them and then bake them again for a bit and you are done. This is a great option if you have a lot of people that you are making them for. You can make each ornament different and unique and everyone can have fun painting them.
Another option is making them out of cinnamon sticks. All you have to do is glue on some accessories and you have a great smelling tree ornament. Some ideas are googly eyes, top hats, scarves, shoes, etc. You can do whatever you want with them!