Kids Crafts

Last-Minute Birthday Party Games

Let’s face it, life can be hectic. Sometimes you don’t have time to put on a show-stopping birthday party. Admit it, sometimes we want to impress other parents with our amazing parties! I know I do! I love some good… Continue Reading →

Make Your Own Simple Chalkboard Gift Tag

There are so many fun ways to use chalkboard paint. Here’s one way that I wish I would have thought of a lot sooner: the gift tag! Just think of the different chalkboard gift tags you could make using it:… Continue Reading →

Terrorific Halloween Coloring Pages

We’ve got some extra spooky Halloween coloring pages for you! See if you can scare away these bats, flying ghost, or cackling jack o’lantern! There’s even a fun maze to get through, see if you can find your way out!

Super Creepy Crispy Treats for Halloween

Please welcome M&T’s first guest Dad Blogger, Drew from He made some fun treats with his family, putting a new perspective on a fun M&T Halloween activity. Hi, this is Drew Bennett from guest posting here on Make… Continue Reading →

We’re Crafting Super SPOOKY Halloween Hats

We had so much fun crafting these hats the other day! They are super quick and easy to make, just a couple of supplies and a good glue. I’m sharing the instructions for these fun Halloween knit hats over at… Continue Reading →

Mix and Match Pumpkin Faces

Since it’s not quite time to carve faces into our pumpkins, we’re decorating them with foam face features. These mix and match pumpkins are fun to switch up again and again. They are the perfect Halloween kid’s craft. Supplies for… Continue Reading →

Counting Down the Days to Halloween

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. I also love that we get to celebrate and decorate for the entire month, with Halloween landing on the 31st. I’ve shared a fun Pumpkin Countdown before, but this year I’ve come up… Continue Reading →

Halloween Candy Witch Brooms to Make You Cackle

Halloween is such a great time for crafts and treats. We’re making chocolate candy witch brooms, similar to these Easter candy lollipops we made last April. These witch brooms are so easy to create and make a spooky treat for… Continue Reading →

Fall Activity: Make Nature Faces

The weather is still nice at this time of year, and there are so many wonderful things to find in the great outdoors. This is a great time to go on a nature walk and pick up whatever treasures you… Continue Reading →

Give Your Teacher a Bouquet of Apples

What two things immediately say “school”? Pencils and apples! Here we’ve put them together into a fun bouquet perfect for teacher. This is a great gift to give for back to school, for teacher appreciation towards the end of the… Continue Reading →

Homemade Volcano Erupting Red Hot Lava

We made a fun volcano out of homemade playdough, a bottle, and some red hot lava. Okay, it may not have been hot lava, but those towns people didn’t know what hit’em! They were soaked in colored baking soda and… Continue Reading →

Your Toddler Will Love This Edible Finger Paint

Sometimes playing with your food is a good thing! Mixing art with food is a great thing. Edible finger paint is simple and quick to make, and kids as young as one will enjoy painting with this fun art supply…. Continue Reading →

Helpful Tips for Watercoloring with Kids

Painting can be a very messy craft. But as my kids LOVE to paint, I try my best to be prepared. Here are a few quick and easy things I do to keep organized when painting with my kids. 1…. Continue Reading →

Giving Your Watercolor Paintings a Little Sprinkle of Salt

We got out the watercolor paints today. But to give them a little something extra, we sprinkled them with salt before they dried. It makes the picture a fun bumpy texture, giving new life to our art. When it comes… Continue Reading →

Getting Messy Over at Filth Wizardry

I have been in love with the blog Filth Wizardry for a long long time! This family is always up to something fun, messy, and creative. Here are just a few of my favorite projects they have created together. I… Continue Reading →

Playing With Trash: Cardboard Cell Phones

When you don’t have money for a new toy, get creative and make your own out of recycled cardboard. I made two flip-type cell phones out of cardboard for my sons, and they played with them for hours. Kids have… Continue Reading →

The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round

School is almost here, can you believe it? The summer went by way too fast! But as my daughter will be starting Kindergarten this year, it’s all she can talk about. She is ready for it to start…yesterday! So we… Continue Reading →

Getting Excited for Back to School

Are your kids ready for back to school? Are YOU ready for back to school?! Well, here are a few quick tips for getting back into the swing of things! From clothes and backpacks to books and snacks. I’m posting… Continue Reading →

Top 5 Kid Craft Supplies to Have on Hand

Kids are always on the go and it’s a good idea to be prepared for what ever project or activity they might want to tackle next. I’ve put a list together of my top 5 kid craft supplies. These will… Continue Reading →

Summer Fun Printable Coloring Pages

We only have a few more weeks of summer, so let’s soak up all the sun we can. We’ve created these fun and sunny coloring pages for your to use, hopefully making your day a little brighter. Head on over… Continue Reading →

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