Roll the paper around the toilet roll and stick it in place with glue. Scrunch the paper around one end of the roll, being careful not to tear the cuts you’ve made, then secure with string or ribbon. Tip in jokes you have written (try our suggestions, below) and sweets, or other treats, through the open end of the cracker, then secure that end with more string or ribbon.
Our favourite festive food jokes
Q Why was the turkey asked to be in a rock band?
A Because he was the only one with drumsticks!
Q What do you call a train loaded with toffee?
A Chew chew train
Q Who hides in the bakery at Christmas?
A Mince spy
Q What do snowmen eat for lunch?
Q What do you get if you cross a Christmas tree with an apple?
Q What’s the best thing to put into a Christmas cake?
A Your teeth!