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Kids Crafts

Tune in This Sunday to Fave Crafts Radio

I’m thrilled to be featured on Fave Crafts Radio this coming Sunday, along with a few other fabulous crafting people. I hope you’ll tune in Sunday July 11th, from 7 – 8:30 ET. I’ll be sharing my thoughts on kids… Continue Reading →

Stomping and Romping with Bubble Wrap

We’ve received a few packages in the mail recently where the item shipped is covered in bubble wrap. And we all know what kids want to do with bubble wrap, right?! Since stomping and stepping on bubble wrap is a… Continue Reading →

4th of July Celebration Coloring Pages

We’ve come up with some fun free coloring pages for you to color for the 4th of July this weekend. You can discover what the dot to dot is going to be. And as there are a few fun coloring… Continue Reading →

Camp Craft: Peanut Butter Bird Feeders

I’ve been loving the Summer Camp Crafts week over at Impress Your Kids. There are so many fun and creative ideas for camp. Today, Amanda is showing how to make a God’s Eye craft that doubles as a memory holder…. Continue Reading →

4th of July Pipe Cleaner Sparklers

We’re just a couple of weeks away for the 4th of July and I’m already seeing fireworks for sale. If you live somewhere with “no fire” laws for the 4th or if your kids are a little too small for… Continue Reading →

Splish-Splashin’ Toy Car Wash

The sun is finally here to stay and just begging us to have a water day. So we’ve gathered our sponges and water guns to have fun getting wet as we wash our toy cars and bikes. It’s the perfect… Continue Reading →

Summer Snorkel Chocolate Cake

This has got to be one of the most fun summer cakes I’ve ever seen. This Snorkeler Cake from Family Fun would be a hit at any summer party you have planned!

Crafty Monster Bookmark

This fun and simple bookmark came out of inspiration from Kari and Becky at UCreate.¬†We all attended a¬†conference a few weeks back and got to talking about how people come up with creative ideas. It can simply come from naming… Continue Reading →

Fun and Crafty Father’s Day Gifts

Here are a few fun Father’s Day crafts we’ve done in the past. These are sure to make dad feel glad this Father’s Day! Give Dad a snake this year! ~~~ Father’s Day Hand-Stitched Greeting Card ~~~ Magazine Collage of… Continue Reading →

It’s Time to Take an Outdoor Adventure

I’m ready to move out into the mountains after reading Soule Mama’s post about their Adventure in the Woods. Her photos make me want to pack up the kids and head up the canyon this weekend. And this little stick… Continue Reading →

25 Things We Love About Dad

I’m sharing a fun Father’s Day handmade gift over at Snackpicks today. We’re creating these fun little booklets to showcase the 25 things we love about Dad. Head on over to Snackpicks to see how to create your own.

Color Dad a Father’s Day Picture

I’m loving this set of coloring pages for Father’s Day. Head on over to coloring pages and simply download and print one of these pages out. I’m sure Dad would love to get one of these pictures as a gift…. Continue Reading →

Dressing Up Personalized Paper Dolls

Today we made some fun paper dolls in stylish garden wear. Cricut, a Make and Takes sponsor, provided us with their new Freshly Picked cartridge to play around with and we chose to create this darling garden outfit to place… Continue Reading →

Giant Marshmallow Building Blocks

I’m guest posting over at Skip to My Lou today with a fun activity for building with marshmallow blocks. This is part of Skip to My Lou’s 30 days, 30 bloggers, 30 crafts series. There’s already some great crafts going… Continue Reading →

Weekend Links: What Are Your Summer Plans?

I’ve asked a few fellow bloggers to share what their plans are for the summer and I’m sharing their words below. Lots of fun stuff, hopefully you’ll find something here that will inspire you with your own family! And share… Continue Reading →

Get Ready to Color with this Crayon Roll Tutorial

I know there are a lot of patterns out there for crayon rolls, but I love this Crayon Roll Tutorial by The Pleated Poppy, featured over at V and Co. These help the crayons fit so much better back into… Continue Reading →

Monster House Monster Matching Game

We’re having a ghoulishly haunting time as we match up these monstrous creatures in our Monster Match Game. Cricut, a Make and Takes sponsor, provided me with their new Mini Monsters cartridge to help create these crafty paper monsters for… Continue Reading →

Artistic Bathtime Foam Toys

I love these great Bathtime Foam Shapes by Blue Eyed Freckle. The possibilities are endless with the artistic creations kids can make in the bathtub.

Wiggling Like a Worm

It’s time to move like a worm in this wiggly activity by Dresses and Messes. She’s got all kinds of fun worm activities, helping us learn about these slimy creatures.

Weekend Make and Takes: Fun for Kids

Need a few activities to keep your kids busy all summer long? Here are some great projects and crafts that your kids will be sure to love. Card Table Playhouses by Miss Pretty Pretty (pictured above) Lots of fun kid… Continue Reading →

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