Spend time with your family sharing what you are thankful for with this easy, inexpensive DIY Thankful Tree!
What you’ll need:
- Mason Jar (or any type of vase you and your littles love)
- Construction Paper or Fall Leaf Cut-outs (I scored these precut babies at Michaels)
- Marker, Colored Pencils, or Crayons
Step 1: Collect a variety of twigs from your backyard!
Step 2: Add the twigs to your mason jar (or vase).
Step 3: Cut out a variety of fall leaves from your construction paper. or snag yourself some precut cuties from Michaels like we did!
Step 4: Talk to your little babes about all of the things they are thankful for this season. Add each and every one of their ‘thanks’ to the leaves!
Step 5: Attach the twine to the leaves and hang them from the twigs.
Step 6: Display your DIY Thankful Tree so your littles can be reminded all season long of all the wonderful things they are giving thanks for!
There you have it! A super simple DIY Thankful Tree created with love by your minis!
P.S. These DIY Thankful Trees make the perfect centerpiece for a Thanksgiving table! If you are looking for more table inspo check out our Whimsical Thanksgiving Kids Table Inspiration post!
About the Creator!
I’m Sammy, originally from San Francisco, now residing in sunny Southern California raising my tribe full time. I traded in my leather pants and rooftop martinis for tutus and sippy cups and I’ve never looked back! I am a mommy to 4 little blossoms; Daisy (8), identical twins Fox & Birdy (4), and cool dude Roar (2).
To say there’s never a dull moment would be an understatement. I’ve always had a knack for crafting, so having my mini crew to create with makes it that much better! We are always finding new projects to perfect, crafts to create, and never passing up a good dance party! Follow along our crazy adventures @sammy_poff.