Popular Activities & Crafts

Here are the most popular posts on Hands On: As We Grow! Below you will find a number of fun kids activities and crafts!

Soapy sensory jars for toddlers - fun to shake up and watch!

Soapy Sensory Jars Activity for Toddlers

Sensory jars are a simple sensory activity for toddlers, make a sensory jar with soap! These soapy sensory jars are fun for toddlers to shake up and watch!

Best kids activity of 2013 on handsonaswegrow.com

Best Kids Activity of 2013! Plus the Top 10!

Welcome to 2014! What kids activities will 2014 bring? Today, I’m sharing the best kids activity of 2013 from hands on : as we grow, along with the top 10 posts shared during 2013. A bunch [50+] of kid-related bloggers have joined together to showcase their best work of 2013. Which means the best kids activities, […]

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Promote Fine Motor Skills with 30 Activities & Materials

Fine Motor Skills have always been put on a back burner in this house, until recently. What a difference a year makes! Last year, Henry wouldn’t sit still, or have any desire to do anything that didn’t involve a lot of running around. We were really into activities that promoted his gross motor skills at that […]

A Big Art Collection

40 ‘Big Art’ Projects for Kids!

If you’ve been around for a while, you already know I’m a fan of Big Art. It seems makes doing art projects with kids and even toddlers [and even boys] manageable. For those of you that are new to this term that I’ve made up: Big Art is art that makes you be involved in […]

10 simple ways to slow down and make your child's day! Yes!

10 Simple Ways to Slow Down & Make Your Child’s Day

Today’s post is a wonderful parenting reminder shared by Joyce of Childhood Beckons. 10 wonderful ways to slow down and savor the moments with your kids! We all need to take time to do these! Life can be hectic and busy. Parenting can sometimes seem to compound that problem. And then there’s the holidays. It’s very easy to get […]