Crafts, Kids

DIY Glow in the Dark Projects for Kids

I have made some pretty fun 'Slime' projects. This post is filled with slime projects. You can see here how to make your own slime. It is so easy to do, and you probably already have the ingredients you need to make it for yourself and try some of these projects below. To make your… Continue reading DIY Glow in the Dark Projects for Kids

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY, Garden, Kids

Garden Fairy Jar

I wrote this tutorial last year and I am re posting because it is so special and relatively easy. So I am re doing it for you because there are so many of you out there with small children, and I know they will love this! I see different versions of these fairy jars all… Continue reading Garden Fairy Jar

Holidays, valentines day

Valentines Jokes, Games, and Coloring Pages

Valentines Day is less than a month away, and I have gathered some fun activities for the whole family. Click on the highlighted words or numbers if you want to download the page and print. First, the kids! Here are some fun jokes for them to unscramble and decode. valentine-jokes-for-kids-1   valentines kids jokes 2… Continue reading Valentines Jokes, Games, and Coloring Pages

Crafts, Kids

Thursday Is Kids Craft Day!

Hi everyone! It's Thursday, which means Kids Craft Day! I love having neighborhood kids stop by to create crafts with me. Children are so much fun. PAINTED LETTERS Last week Mariah painted letters to her name for her wall... you can see here: https://kelleysdiy.com/2017/06/22/painting-letters/ So today we painted her sisters letters to her name: These… Continue reading Thursday Is Kids Craft Day!

Holidays, Patriotic

Fun Banners

For this project you will need Scrapbook pages in patriotic colors. You start by cutting the paper in half. Take one half and start at the widths end, and fold under and fold back over like you're making a fan.   Then you fold it in half again, and press down on the folded part… Continue reading Fun Banners

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Butterfly Mobile

Remember the Beautiful Baby Shower Mobile I showed you the other day? Well, after a friend saw it, she wanted me to help her create a pretty mobile for her room. I wrote this last summer....reposting for a friend. My young friend has been spending a lot of time with me during her summer break… Continue reading Butterfly Mobile

Crafts, Kids

Rock Turtle

  A young friend came over and she wanted to make a turtle.     We started checking out all the stones I had tucked away awaiting a project. I was thinking of putting it in this plastic tray and making like a turtle pond for it…. Well, she wanted to put it in her… Continue reading Rock Turtle