Category Archives: Kid Crafts

Frozen Slime

Frozen slime

I don’t know about you, but I can’t hide from the Frozen craze that is sweeping girls and boys and parents alike.  Heck, there were days that I would have “Let it go,” on a continuous loop in my brain. My son and nieces LOVE the movie so I decided to whip up a fun […]

Mini Gift Advent Calendar


My friend Monica sent Oliver this mini gift advent calendar and I can’t wait for December first to come so he can open his first mini gift! Here’s what she did to make this mini gift advent calendar quick and easy. What a fun holiday gift for the little one’s in your life! Party City […]

Apple Stamped Table Runner


This Apple Stamped Table Runner is an easy activity you can have your kiddos do the day before, or on Thanksgiving Day. It makes for a fun table runner for a kids Thanksgiving table, or playful family dinner table. This project requires three items: Half of an apple (you can eat the other half), butcher […]

Kids Thanksgiving Table

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Once kids start to understand different holidays and traditions, it makes preparing for them that much more fun. This year I wanted to put together a kids table for my boys, cousins and my nieces that will be coming over for Thanksgiving. I wanted a legit kids Thanksgiving table, yet as playful as can be […]

DIY Charlie Brown Baby Costume

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  I found this yellow onesie at H&M before one of my close friends planted the idea of a Charlie Brown costume in my head. I used an iron-on fusible paper to attach the black  fabric chevron stripe that went across the belly. I didn’t have black shorts, so dark denim shorts went in replacement. To seal […]

Halloween Toilet Paper Roll

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When I think of decorating a house with toilet paper for Halloween, I usually picture the outside of an old neighbor’s house after a wild party back in my college days. Sigh. How the times have changed… This is a super-easy craft to do with kids and I’m pretty sure you probably have most, if not […]

Fall Kid Craft #3: Glitter Gak

glitter gak

This was our first time making gak. I saw it in Oliver’s preschool class last week and looked up how to make it. To my surprise, it only required 3 ingredients (one of those being water). Did I mention it also comes together in seconds (!). I used gel glitter glue instead of regular white […]

Fall Kid Craft #2: Autumn Harvest Homemade Playdough (with all-natural dyes)

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  Homemade Playdough is something I remember making when I was a kid. Just the smell takes me back to that time in my life. Funny how the olfactory system works, huh? For the coloring, I used all-natural dyes that are most likely in your cupboard right now. They ended up making quite the pretty […]

DIY Children’s Spice Shakers

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I go through quite a bit of spice jars in my kitchen. Chili powder being the number one. This is a fun way to upcycle those old spice jars (plastic and metal variety – no glass) into a fun item for a child’s play kitchen. I add items that are larger than the shaker holes, […]

8 DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids


Sock Monkey Costume   Adorable Toad Stool Costume Little Red Riding Hood Costume Alice in Wonderland Costume DIY Superhero costume DIY Pirate Costume Frida Kahlo Costume To keep it even more simple for babies, this fluffy yarn Lion Hat would be adorable as a costume. I adore it.