Secret Code place card

Photo by Beth Engelman for Pioneer Press /Chicago Tribune

Thanksgiving Crafts: Easy Crafts for the Table

Hi Everyone! Happy Thanksgiving. In this week’s “Mommy on a Shoestring” column for the Pioneer Press column I offered some family fun tips and ideas.

Secret Code

One of my favorite is to turn place cards into secret codes. To help you create these place cards in a snap, I dreaded a codebreaker key which you can download for free by clicking the link below codebreaker key MOAS.

Anagrams

Photo by Dan Leudart for the Sun-Times

Photo by Dan Leudart for the Sun-Times

I love the idea of making interactive place cards. Another idea I love is from a column I wrote a few years ago where we turned names into anagrams and stuck the anagrams into apples and pears. Here is a link to that article

 

A Turkey Leg?

And finally here is a super cute idea

From Fiskars! Be sure to check out their entire post for more super creative and fun ideas.

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Super cute place cards by the creative minds at Fiskars

Happy Thanksgiving!!!