Kids’ Crafts & Activities

Unicorn DIY Dream Catcher Craft

Unicorn DIY Dream Catcher Craft

This cute DIY unicorn dream catcher is a great decoration for a unicorn-themed party or simply to hang in a girl’s bedroom. One of the things I like about this craft is that it was very inexpensive, and you probably have most of these things […]

How to Make DIY Puffy Paint Without Shaving Cream and Glue

How to Make DIY Puffy Paint Without Shaving Cream and Glue

Whipping up a batch of puffy paint is a great way to get your kids outside and let them be creative. If you’ve made puffy paint before, you’ve probably used shaving cream and/or glue. While that’s a perfectly respectable way to make it, this recipe […]

3 Free Printable Back to School Word Searches

3 Free Printable Back to School Word Searches

These 3 printable back to school word searches are great for homeschool families, teachers, or any kid that loves word puzzles. Word searches may seem like something that’s a “filler” activity or something to do “just for fun,” but they actually help with skills such […]

Free Printable Cat Coloring Pages

Free Printable Cat Coloring Pages

Considering the name of this blog, I figured it was about time that I created some cat coloring pages. To make them even more fun, I gave each page a funny cat pun.   Get All 4 Cat Coloring Pages! Get these coloring pages plus […]

How to Make Stick Puppets (a Dinosaur Egg Craft)

How to Make Stick Puppets (a Dinosaur Egg Craft)

Today you’re going to learn a really easy kids’ activity that’s a double whammy: it’s a craft that doubles as a homemade toy. When my kids were younger, they were constantly putting on shows and making videos. (Mostly it was just my girls, but sometimes […]

Mermaid Toilet Paper Roll Craft for Kids

Mermaid Toilet Paper Roll Craft for Kids

One of my daughters was absolutely obsessed with mermaids — particularly Ariel — when she was 5 and 6 years old. We would go to the park and “play pretend” with her little sister being Flounder and me being Ursula. (Yes, I am one of […]

How to Make a Fairy House (a Milk Jug Craft)

How to Make a Fairy House (a Milk Jug Craft)

We have a few people in my family who are crazy about cold cereal, so needless to say, we go through several jugs of milk every week. If you’re tired of having all your milk jugs become sad little smooshed things at the bottom of […]

How to Make a Peg Doll: DIY Little Mermaid

How to Make a Peg Doll: DIY Little Mermaid

I didn’t even know that wooden peg dolls were a “thing” until I discovered this Little Mermaid peg doll. It turns out that these peg dolls are a toy used in Montessori and Waldorf schools for pretend play, color matching, and other activities. They can […]

7 Beach Themed Crafts for Toddlers and Preschoolers

7 Beach Themed Crafts for Toddlers and Preschoolers

If your family can’t get to the beach this summer, you can the beach to your home by doing these crafts with your kids. And heck — if you are going to the beach this summer, these are great crafts to help you get in […]

9 Cute Animal Themed Food Ideas for Kids

9 Cute Animal Themed Food Ideas for Kids

When my kids were younger, we had lots of fun in the kitchen together. Sometimes they would just be my assistant and hand me things while I was making dinner. But the best times were when was we made “decorative food.” Here are 9 animal-themed […]