Get holly and jolly with this Christmas cookie decorating kids activity.
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Welcome to day 9 of the 12 Days of Christmas! Today the other bloggers and I are sharing fun Christmas activities for kids. I'm showing you this fun and easy way for the kids to decorate Christmas cookies at your holiday party.
First, bake up your favorite sugar cookie recipe, in case you do not have one, you can use this Christmas cookie delivery sevice. Then flood your cookies with white royal icing and make sure to give them enough to time to thoroughly dry. I usually leave mine overnight before handling them. You are creating little blank canvases with these sugar cookies. When it's time for kids activity to begin at your party (or anytime you want a festive way to entertaining the kids) simply put the cookies out on plates with a nice glass of milk and set out some edible markers. Yup! I said edible markers.
Did you know edible markers are a thing? Well they are, and they're perfect for little kids to use to decorate Christmas cookies. I love cookie decorating as a fun and tasty activity for kids at any party. But frosting can get a little messy sometimes. Plus, I love the precision of edible markers - I use them all of the time! You can find edible markers on Amazon here. Your kids can have endless fun with these and so can you.
More Christmas Kids Activities from the Bloggers of the 12 Days of Christmas
Sarina over at Joy in the Commonplace is sharing DIY Mini Christmas Wreath Ideas For Kids.
Bri is sharing this Christmas tree snow globes easy kids activity over on Parties With A Cause.
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Hi, I’m Jordan – a work at home mom with 3 super fun little boys and a rising country star hubby. I love entertaining guests and want to help you make entertaining easy!