Very simple and sweet. I love that the original post says, "without the religious overtones this could be fun - maybe moving a gnome or star?" Sure, because why would we want religious overtones on Christmas -- you know, CHRIST'S MASS?
A homemade DIY stone advent calendar nativity scene is an fun way for kids and families to countdown to prepare for the celebration of Christmas. This craft and display idea uses stones and wooden peg dolls representative of the journey of the wise men.