Christmas Craft Idea : Magic Reindeer Food

Are you looking for Christmas crafts for kids ? This Magic Reindeer Food is a lovely, simple craft for younger children, and you can make it any time in the days up to Christmas.  On Christmas Eve, sprinkle the magic reindeer food outside your house to guide the reindeer and Santa to you…

What you need:reindeer food

  • Oats and/or birdseed
  • Edible Glitter

If you are making this as a gift for other children, you will also need:

  • Small plastic bag
  • Paper & pen
  • Ribbon or tape (optional)

Method :

1. All you need to do is mix the oats/birdseed with the glitter and put the mixture into a dry container to save until Christmas Eve.

2. If you are making it as a gift, write the following on the piece of paper:

“Sprinkle on the lawn at night.
The moon will make it sparkle bright
Santa’s reindeer fly and roam
This will guide them to your home.”

3. Put the paper into the bag, or attach it with the ribbon or tape.  On Christmas Eve, sprinkle the magic reindeer food outside your house, and the reindeer and Santa are sure to find you!

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