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

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

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, 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

Home Improvements

Awesome Bath/Kitchen Remodel

A sweet friend of mine, Bernice and her husband, have been so busy with their home improvements! I am seriously blown away by what the both of them have accomplished! Bernice just sent me some photos of their work, and I am so very proud to post them for all of you to see. They… Continue reading Awesome Bath/Kitchen Remodel

Crafts, Kids

Cute Upcycled Planters With Kids In Mind

Let's recycle by creating upcycled planter characters with your older children. Whenever I look at something, I try to look outside the box a bit. You can inspire creativity by looking at plastic containers around the house in a different way.  Wondering which characters to make? Here are some really neat ideas: Aren't these characters adorable!!!… Continue reading Cute Upcycled Planters With Kids In Mind

Crafts, Kids

Kids Make Your Own Slime!

Slime...kids love this stuff. Well, I decided to make some with my young friend Mariah. This was fun, and so easy to do. You don't have to spend a  bunch of money make this stuff, you probably already have the ingredients at home. This is what we used: White Glue Food Color of your choice… Continue reading Kids Make Your Own Slime!