Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with this  fun Horton the Elephant craft using cotton balls and paint! One of my favorite things to do as a kid was to sit on my dad’s lap as he read Dr. Seuss books.  We had quite the collection! But it wasn’t until[…]

Handmade kids valentines cards include a handmade necklace.

Make these easy DIY kids Valentines Day cards for kids to hand out at school! Made with simple craft supplies from our partner, Oriental Trading, these Valentine bubblegum machine necklaces are sure to be a hit!   I remember exchanging Valentine’s Day cards at school as being one[…]

I can’t remember the last time we opened up a toy without a screen and my kids played with it all day long. But that is exactly what happened when I handed my two kids and their cousin three sets of Beados from Moose Toys. At first it[…]

Pottery for kids can be a fun and creative hobby especially when kids can get creative right at home! Check out Pottery Cool, a pottery wheel that includes everything for kids to make 6 fun and useful projects. When I was a kid the community college in our[…]

Make a DIY pencil pouch that is one of a kind using an inexpensive zippered pencil case and colorful puffy paint. My kids love getting their back to school supplies list. I however just see money signs. I swear the lists get longer and longer every year! This[…]

Make a clothespin craft shark puppet with your kids for Shark Week! Every June a channel on TV shows an entire week of shark related programs. My kids are absolutely fascinated with Shark Week! Of course, we also live in a desert with no water in sight so[…]

Print out this baseball printable to make a sports team gift for your little slugger's baseball team

Put together these easy sports team gifts for your little slugger’s baseball team for the end of the season party. Filled with baseball items and a treat from our sponsor Kellogg’s® Rice Krispies Treats® they are sure to be a hit with the team. For the first time ever, I[…]

Skip an expensive year book and make a school memory book for autographs! When I was growing up year books were for high school.  Getting to high school and being able to purchase a year book was a big deal. I was a little surprised when my kids[…]

Turn fingerprint art for kids in to a special keepsake for Mother’s day with a fun and easy bookmark craft. Well, here we are with the paint crafts again! I hated using paint when my kids were little and it still makes me nervous. But this fingerprint for kids[…]

Make a fun butterfly craft this spring with your kids! Turn popsicle sticks into a cute butterfly to use as a magnet or decoration. Spring break is here and that means lots of time for crafting with the kids.  Butterflies are a sign of spring and these popsicle[…]