Here’s a fun activity to keep the kids occupied while they are out of school.

Set up a candy cane hunt (similar to an Easter Egg hunt) in your home, or if weather permits, outdoors. Hang the wrapped candy canes on tree branches and playground equipment. Whoever finds the most may have some coveted annual Christmas prize, like being allowed the first gift on Christmas morning, or being able to choose the Christmas Eve movie, or something like that.

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