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 […]

Turn these 15 outdoor activities into 15 fun indoor activities for kids!

Turn These 15 Outdoor Activities into 15 Fun Indoor Activities for Kids

We’re all set to have some fun this winter with these fun indoor activities for kids inspired by 15 activities that were actually done outdoors. So often I see all activities, such as sidewalk chalk activities, outside that you could do inside as well, but we often overlook it because we just think sidewalk chalk… okay, we’ll […]

20 homemade Christmas cards by kids

20 Homemade Christmas Cards Made by the Kids

I send Christmas cards to the family every year. Usually a simple photo card that I make using an online photo service. But I know it would mean so much more to give homemade Christmas cards to the family, especially close family [trying to be realistic about actually doing it!]. Even if it’s in the […]

Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

12 Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts & Activities

Once Halloween is over, my mind automatically goes straight to Christmas. What happened to Thanksgiving? With just a week until Thanksgiving, I think its time we do some of these Thanksgiving crafts and activities! And I’m leaving out the main ingredient! These are all non-turkey Thanksgiving Day crafts and activities that the kids can do. […]

25 Christmas crafts for kids

25 Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids

Fa la la! ‘Tis the season for some easy Christmas crafts for kids! Ready to get creative this holiday season? What do you think of when you think Christmas? Santa? The Christmas tree? Candy canes? These are all things that come to my mind… and I’m positive that’s what my kids are thinking about [beyond […]

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26 Tin Can Crafts & Activities For Kids!

Upcycling is free. Upcycling is versatile. Upcycling can be done with things you have on hand. Tin can crafts and activities are a great way to upcycle! Tin cans… I have a lot on hand, at all times! Here are 26 tin can crafts, activities, holiday ideas, as well as music makers that you can do- with […]

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25 Active Ways to Learn Indoors with Tape

I have a thing with tape. I kind of like it…. just a little. Okay, maybe a lot! It comes in handy for activities, especially for active ways to learn pretty much anything! The great thing about tape is it gets the kids moving indoors. When its too hot, or too cold to be moving […]

12 Googly Eyes Crafts & Activities

Googly Eyes Crafts & Activities for Halloween

There’s something fun and spooky about googly eyes that kids just love to use for Halloween activities! Here’s 12 halloween activities using googly eyes! Googly eyes make great monster crafts, and I have a few of them to share too, but they’re great to add a little spooky element to just about anything, even playdough! […]

40 pumpkin activities, decorating, and learning to do with the kids

Pumpkin Activities for Kids! 40 Ways to Learn, Play & Decorate!

T’is the season for pumpkins! But what do you do with them [aside from making a jack-o-lantern or setting them out on your front porch]? I’ve scrounged the blog world and came up with 40 amazing pumpkin activities for kids, that preschoolers [and even toddlers and babies!] can enjoy doing. Twelve pumpkin activities. Eight learning activities with […]