Stuffed With Thanks

Gather

small, empty tissue box
orange paint
paintbrush
tacky glue
craft sticks
fall-colored buttons
fall-colored paper
googly eyes
red pipe cleaner

Go

1. Paint a small tissue box on all sides.
2. On the opposite side of the hole, glue a fan of craft sticks. Let dry.
3. Glue colorful buttons on sticks.
4. Cut out a yellow paper triangle. Fold through the middle and glue above hole for a beak.
5. Glue on googly eyes.
6. Curl a red pipe cleaner around your finger. Have a parent poke a hole in the tissue box above the beak and attach pipe cleaner.
7. During the holidays, write what you are thankful for and stuff the notes in your turkey. Read the notes aloud after you eat.

Photo © FOTF/Lexie Rhodes

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Every month, Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. magazine provides age-appropriate, biblically based stories, poems, puzzles, crafts and recipes that can help children (ages 3-7) learn more about and grow closer to God.