Kid Crafts

My oldest son loves watching the television show Tanked.  It is a show about designing custom fish tanks.  One reason he loves it is looking at all of the different sea life they put in the tanks.  Most common of course are fish.  One day I got to thinking

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We had Jelly Bean Paints left and a bunch of hard boiled eggs we had decorated.  I had held on to them a few days too many and knew it was time for them to go to the trash.  We had a lot of fun decorating the eggs and making jelly bean

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Penguins and snowmen are 2 of my favorite winter themes to use in crafts and activities with the kids.  We had not done a penguin craft in a while so we set out to make a new one this year.  The penguin snow globe was easy to make and

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My kids love to make homemade ornaments for the Christmas tree.  Last year they got their own artificial tree for their room just to decorate with their collection of ornaments. As time goes on some of the past ornaments have had to be trashed because they did not hold

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I bought apple scent one year when we made apple scented soaps. Every fall now I get excited to get the apple scent out and see what playtime fun we can have with it.  My son was looking for something to do and I started brainstorming apple, fall, sensory, crafts, hummm what to

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In all of our kids, there is a l’il scientist, a l’il explorer, and a l’il soccer player… That’s why there is L’il Critters™, the #1 kids gummy vitamin brand. L’il Critters™ gives kids essential nutrients they need to go on to do big things. It’s the gummy vitamin

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My kids love to paint.  I think a lot of kids love to paint.  Mine are quite often happy to just have store bought paint and paint brushes.  But sometimes it is just more FUN to make your own paint brushes.  DIY yarn paint brushes I made them were

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Special guest post from Coffee Cups and Crayons! Spring is almost here are we are ready for all of the cuteness the season brings! This adorable baby chick paper plate craft is one of our favorites. I love how to see how the handprint wings “grow” each year as

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We do a lot of arts and crafts projects.  Finding ways to display them all can become a challenge.  I have put together a fun collection of children art display walls to help inspire us all. Hopefully we can find new ideas for hanging up those works of art our

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We love simple torn paper or scissor skills crafts at my house.  With young kids tearing paper is a fun way to work on those tiny hand muscles.  Since my kids are different ages sometimes the older kids enjoy cutting up their paper for these crafts and the little

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We had a lot of fun with arts and crafts last year.  From simple paper plate crafts the kids loved to DIY gifts for family and friends.  My clay bowl the kids made me for Mother’s Day was my favorite gift from last year.  Craft time is a great

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DIY Music Shaker Instruments are a lot of fun to make with the kids.  No matter what time of the year, a music shaker or noise maker is a great project to make with the kids.  New Year’s just happens to be around the corner for us.  And these

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