There are plenty of holiday books that incorporate snow. From The Snowman to The Christmas Miracle, snow is a fun part of the holiday season, even if you live someplace warm. Along with reading one of your favorite holiday books, why not make your own play snow? Only two ingredients, and your kids will be in for hours of fun.
How-To make a Traditional Paper Christmas Cracker, Martha Stewart. I love Christmas crackers (we're not British, but my aunt would find them at discount stores and set the table with them each Christmas); they're surprisingly easy to make (you have to remember to save your toilet paper tubes, though!