Painting watercolor hearts to hang on the window for Valentine's Day

Watercolor Hearts Made from ‘Newsprint’

Paint old newspaper or phone books with watercolors to create a gorgeous window! Cut out watercolor hearts for Valentine’s Day. Pretty both inside and out!

28 More Winter Crafts for Kids to Make

28 MORE Cute Winter Crafts for Kids!

Get through the cold days of winter with these 28 cute winter crafts for kids to make! From penguins to winter trees to snow globes to ice wreaths!

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Simple Art Prompt: Drawing on the Table

A simple art prompt to set out for the young kids to get creative and draw right on the table. Be creative and find a fun place to set it up!

Make a ice wreath to feed the birds all winter

Edible Ice Wreath Bird Feeder Craft

Gorgeous ice wreath made from edible goodies from the pantry to make a bird feeder craft that kids can put together. Treat the birds all winter long.

24 snowman crafts for kids to make

24 Snowman Crafts for Kids

Bringing the snow fun indoors with snowman crafts for kids to make. They’re cute and fun to make, plus something to do when you’re stuck inside!

A heart collage window decoration for kids to make

Sticky Heart Collage Window Decoration

I mentioned the other day when the boys cut out all those hearts for the Heart Garlands they made for the window, we used the ‘scraps’ or the outside pieces of the hearts to make something else. They thought this heart collage on the window was just fantastic to make. And I can’t complain myself, […]

30 ideas to make a snowflake, ideas for materials to cut them out of plus snowflake craft ideas!

Make a Snowflake Craft! 30 Ideas to Make Snowflakes

It is great pastime for me to make a snowflake every winter. I can only hope that my kids will ask to make their own snowflakes year after year. But… well our snowflakes are usually just paper snowflakes. We’ve done a couple with other materials, but I’m so excited to find new ways for the […]

Valentine's Day Scavenger hunt with hearts to learn to recognize numbers

Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt with Numbers

This Valentine’s Day scavenger hunt for hearts is one of my all-time fave activities. Maybe just because its a scavenger hunt, but I also really get into Valentine’s day crafts and activities too, so this is a great combo using them both. I shared this post first a couple years ago during the middle of […]

Make a heart garland for a Valentine's Day window!

Heart Garland for Valentine’s Day

A heart garland wasn’t in the plan when we started cutting out hearts. George just wanted to do an activity, and cutting out hearts sounded like a good idea since Valentine’s Day is coming up [already!]. And, oh my gosh, who knew that this kid could cut so well! I really didn’t know what to […]

Classic bird feeder craft great for fine motor skills

Bird Feeder Craft Great for Fine Motor Skills

Back to the basics again. I’ve been loving keeping it simple here lately. This is a classic bird feeder craft using Cheerios, or other ring-shaped cereal, and pipe cleaners. This was great fine motor practice, and a great busy activity, for George to do. I scooped out a dish of Cheerios and handed George a […]