By Nancy Cavanaugh
What you need:
Fresh fruits: apples, oranges, grapes and bananas
Candy in wrapper
Gourds and mini-pumpkins
What to do:
1. Fill the tip of the basket with the candy.
2. Add the fruit to mostly fill the remainder of the basket,
the mixed nuts in empty spots.
3. On the outer edge, mix the gourds and mini-pumpkins with the
4. Place on the table to make an attractive centerpiece. Put
nutcracker and bowl next to it for the mixed nuts so that your
can enjoy it on Thanksgiving.
Other ideas: You can use
the shrink wrap to cover the opening and give
as a gift or as a door prize.
Nancy Cavanaugh, is
a stay-at-home mom and avid crafter. You can find lots more
fun crafts for kids, ages three to seven, at her site: Kids
Holiday Crafts www.kidsholidaycrafts.com