Holidays, Patriotic

Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

Over the past few days, I have been putting together a couple of centerpieces, Firecracker Centerpiece on the left of the picture, and the Flower Centerpiece on the right. I also made 2 candle holders from wood posts, and a pinwheel garland...lots of fun and easy for you to also create! Almost everything was recycled… Continue reading Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

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

Crafts, Kids

More Fun Crafts For Kids Prt 2

We are all staying home and keeping safe and I thought instead of waiting for summer, I would post this now.  I can imagine the kids are getting so bored being coupe up .  It can sometimes be tricky finding activities to keep your little ones occupied during this time off from school. What goes… Continue reading More Fun Crafts For Kids Prt 2

valentines day

Valentines Banner

Well I have found one for all of you out there that wants to add Valentine decor to your home. This is a VERY easy and inexpensive, and quick valentine craft, that just about anyone can do....fun for kids too! Gather some colored paper...pinks and reds and any other color you want to throw in… Continue reading Valentines Banner

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, valentines day

Printable Valentines Day Cards

Just a quick thought regarding Valentine's Day cards - I like to make sure that there are enough for everyone in the classroom (not just best friends) and, when filling them out, I encourage the kids to print their name on the card, but not the name of the person receiving it -- that way,… Continue reading Printable Valentines Day Cards

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Mushroom

I was at the dollar tree today, and as I was scoping out the aisles for ideas, I saw this plastic bowl. Difficulty: Easy I instantly thought of a mushroom. I then came upon this These together looked like a mushroom! If your children are making this, use plastic. I did have Rustoleum Red Spray paint,… Continue reading Mushroom

Crafts, Kids

Let’s Make Squishies

  Today Mariah came over to do crafts with me, I love being around children. We decided to do squishies. Yes, I said squishies. Kids love them. You can buy them online and at the malls. But why spend so much money on collecting them when ..your children could design and what's more fun than… Continue reading Let’s Make Squishies

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Beautiful Baby Shower Mobile

I came up with this idea a couple of years ago when I gave a baby shower for a mom to be. I was 'in charge' of the wrapping and ribbons. I wanted to make something that would use the ribbons and wrapping paper creating a wonderful memento for the mom and her baby girl.… Continue reading Beautiful Baby Shower Mobile