I love the idea of advent candles-I for each week of December. At the beginning of each week the family gathers to light the correct number of candles and sing carols. This is a lovely idea! I like the look of the flocked pinecones in the star.
Christmas Reindeer Bites - this site doesn't lead you to anywhere but the photo. Looks like the reindeer is made from a nutter butter cookie with stick inserted and dipped in chocolate. I love the packaging idea. Or use Milano instead of nutter butter.
(or 1 CUP) cinnamon * 1 TABLESPOON ground cloves * 1 TABLESPOON ground nutmeg * CUP applesauce * 3 TABLESPOONS white glue My recipe doesnt use glue and drys in warm oven and makes the house smell good!