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Create Your Own Custom Holiday Photo Cards

Back in the old days before the Internet, sending out photo Christmas cards meant a trip to a photography studio, weeks of waiting, and a lot more expense than traditional cards with images. No more! These days, you can hop online, pour through hundreds of designs, upload your own digital image, press a few buttons,…

Christmas Card Greetings

Sometimes it’s hard to come up with the just the right phrase for your Christmas cards and letters. If you need some help getting started, here’s a list of Christmas card greetings you can use for your greeting cards or annual holiday letters. And if you need help selecting the perfect card for the perfect…

Save Time – Let Someone Else Send Cards Out for You

Let’s face it. The annual ritual of sending out Christmas cards is a lot of work. Even if you enjoy picking out just the right card, writing a holiday letter about the things that have happened to your family during the year, and adding a personal note to each card so your card recipient knows…

Farting Elves – 12 Days of Christmas from JibJab

JibJab may be best known for “This Land,” the political parody video about the 2004 elections, but the site also offers many other types of funny videos, from the “Starring You” series that lets you add your own face to a funny animated video, to a variety of other original and irreverent animated stories. One of these…

Reindeer Jokes

Most kids love jokes. Adults may chuckle politely, but kids will laugh uproariously over the silliest jokes. So if you’ve got some kids waiting for some good, clean Christmas jokes, here you go – a list of silly jokes about Santa’s reindeer. Where do you find flying reindeer? Wherever you left them Can Santa’s reindeer…

MS Word Newsletter Template for Christmas – Red

This MS Word newsletter template for Christmas is designed to make your Christmas letter writing easy! Simply open the document in Microsoft Word (version 97 or newer) and edit it like you’d edit any Word document. The three-column design includes places to include your own family photos, quick highlights from your year and longer sections…

10 Christmas Letter Writing Tips

Christmas letter writing should be fun, but many people worry so much about what they’re writing and how they’re writing it that they become paralyzed with fear. Relax! Here are 10 simple tips to help you write a great family Christmas letter and have more time to shop for Christmas gifts. 1. Be yourself –…

North Pole Postmark & Other Postmarks

You can add an extra holiday touch to your Christmas letters and Santa letters by getting a special holiday postmark/cancellation on your envelopes. One of the most popular holiday cancellations is the North Pole postmark from North Pole, Alaska, but there are nearly 100 towns and cities in the United States with names related to…

Creative Christmas Letter Ideas

Who says a family Christmas letter has to be a letter? Here are some creative Christmas letter ideas to help you create a holiday update that everyone will enjoy reading. 1. Christmas Newsletter – If chronicling your entire year in one long letter seems too daunting, think of a few major events and write a…

Free Printable Santa Letters

Get your own free printable Santa letters at Christmas Letter Tips.com. Select one of two free designs available as .pdf or .doc files, or choose one of our premium printable Santa letters with colorful backgrounds that you can print at home. You can use these professionally designed letters from Santa Claus for ALL the children in your…