String Map Art

String Map Art

It seems like I have been seeing a lot of state related crafts lately. Especially ones that feature a heart covering the city you live in. While I have an amazing wooden state heart wall hanging my kids bought me, … Read More...

Rosemary Mint Shaving Cream

Rosemary Mint Shaving Cream
I think this would make an amazing gift for Father’s Day. While it does require working over a hot stove, younger kids can help with adult supervision — older kids should be able to handle it all on their own. … Read More...

Paint Chip Tie Pen Holder

Paint Chip Tie Pen Holder
For some reason, I am always drawn to the paint chip card displays at the home improvement store — because of this, I am always looking for creative things to do with them. What do you think of this wonderful … Read More...

Make Tinker Trays

Make Tinker Trays
While you might look at this box and be curious, kids will look at it and be inspired. Meri Cherry found an amazing tray and filled it with small items. She started out with natural items, like stones, twigs, and … Read More...

Stenciled Glass Plate for Dad

Stenciled Glass Plate for Dad
Here is a unique gift the kids can make for dad to give to him on Father’s Day. Follow along with this tutorial and you can learn how to make one of these personalized plates using paint and stencils. You … Read More...

Lucky Crown of Clover

Lucky Crown of Clover

While this might be a great project for St. Patrick’s Day, it is a lot easier to find clovers growing outside during June than March. That is why I figured it was a great time to share it with you!  … Read More...

DUPLO Rhyming Word Matching

DUPLO Rhyming Word Matching
If you have a preschooler, one thing you can do with them to help them get ready to read is to team them all about rhyming words. Knowing this, Becky from This Reading Mama, created this fun rhyming word matching … Read More...

Glue Art on Canvas

Glue Art on Canvas
If you are looking for a wonderful art project to do with the kids, Check out colorful canvas creations made by Jean, from The Artful Parent, and her daughter. They used glue an stretched canvas first and then uses watercolors … Read More...

Ice Bowling with LEGO

Ice Bowling with LEGO
This is a fast and fun outdoor game you can play with the kids that requires very little preparation!  All you need is a bunch of LEGO Duplo blocks and some ice balls. You can easily find the ice ball … Read More...

Traveling Play Kit for Kids

Traveling Play Kit for Kids

I recently found a vintage looking suitcase at a rummage sale so I went online to find a creative way to use it for the kids. When I ran across this idea, posted by Britney on The Princess and Her … Read More...

Garden in a Glove

Garden in a Glove
If your kids want to help you in the garden, you might want to try this fun experiment with them. Let them create their own miniature greenhouse out of a plastic glove. Simply stuff each finger and the thumb of … Read More...

Goin’ on a Color Hunt

Goin' on a Color Hunt

This can be an almost instant activity for the entire family. Brittney , from The Poe Farm, decided she wanted to do a fun activity every Monday with her second born and that is what inspired her to come up … Read More...

Garden ABC Letter Hunt

Garden ABC Letter Hunt
If you are looking for a fun and easy way to bring learning outside, check out this great garden game created by Shaunna, from Fantastic Fun and Learning.  Her kids enjoyed spending time outside in the garden, so Shaunna decided … Read More...

DIY Hero Mason Jar

DIY Hero Mason Jar
I ran across this project and thought it would be a great one to make for Memorial Day. Do you agree?

Holly, from The Coconut Head’s Survival Guide, create this unique decoration using two of my favorite craft supplies — … Read More...

Magnetic Ice Science Activity

Magnetic Ice Science Activity
Try mixing together ice and magnets for a fun learning activity for the kids. You can make your own magnetic science activity using a few ice cube trays and a variety of small, magnetic items such as paper clips, pipe … Read More...

Free Printable Mother’s Day Book

Free Printable Mother's Day Book
Moms, and grandmas, love getting home made gifts for Mother’s Day. If you are looking for something sweet a child can personalize, check out this free, printable book offered by Hello, Wonderful.  You can choose from 12 pages that have … Read More...

Stixplosions

Stixplosions
Check out this amazing STEM activity shared by Ana on Babble Dabble Do. She came up with this idea to help her daughter explore more about how chain reactions work. What I love about it is that you can set … Read More...