Jamie and Jools Oliver have the sweetest Christmas tradition with their kids 11 months ago

Jamie and Jools Oliver have the sweetest Christmas tradition with their kids

We all have little traditions with our families.

Some open a present on Christmas Eve, some buy Christmas pyjamas, others play game - however, Jamie and Jools Oliver's Christmas tradition is one of the best we've seen in a while.

The parents took to Instagram to share a picture of their kids, Buddy and Petal, along with a small wooden manger sitting on the table.

Jools captioned the post: "We have so many traditions from both myself and Jamie's childhood, which we have loved sharing with our children, they are so important to us.

 

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"We have also gained a few new ones along the way from beloved friends and some I have just stumbled across. I am really excited about this one I found my chance.

''The Giving Manger - from the beginning of December each day you have to complete an act of kindness for someone else no matter how big or small, then you can place a piece of straw in to the manger and hopefully by Christmas Eve the little manger will be full of straw and you can place baby Jesus in there."

She continued: "Honestly the children were so excited to start and so far we have racked up a few straws each. I love hearing what they have done, whether it be at school or home, and asking me if it deserves a straw.

Being kind is the only thing that matters and we hope they carry this tradition through to their little families too."

What a lovely thing to do!