Quick and Easy Canvas Crafts for Kids

quick-and-easy-canvas-crafts-for-kids

I love giving handmade gifts. The problem is I’m not actually all that artistically inclined. I can kind of dress things up and make them look nice, but free hand art, sewing and building? Not up my alley. Not to mention, some of those things take a lot of time, which I always seems to… [Read More]

Craft For Kids: DIY Indoor Snowballs

How to make fluffy white DIY Indoor Snowballs. My kids would love these!

Is it just me or has this winter been a bit weird? Here in Colorado we’ve had a good bit of snow so far – big piles of it – and for some reason it’s still here. Usually it snows and then melts within a few days. Even with all the piles of snow everywhere… [Read More]

Christmas Craft: Make Your Own Snowman Ornament

Snowman ornament craft for kids

Each year I try to make a few ornaments with my girls. Some years we make several varieties. Truthfully some of them are just fun crafts that keep us busy on cold, snowy days and are automatically destined to go on our “kid tree.” Our “kid tree” is a small 4 ft. tree my husband… [Read More]

Thanksgiving Craft: Turkey Place Cards

Thanksgiving kids craft turkey place cards

Thanksgiving is the most delicious holiday. A holiday centered around food, and family, and giving thanks is hard to find fault with. I mean, really, who doesn’t like mashed potatoes, and stuffing, and pie? Even though I love the food Thanksgiving offers, it really is the meaning of the holiday that I love the most. Giving… [Read More]

Easy Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Treat Boxes

Love these adorable Halloween jack-o-lantern treat boxes!

Halloween always feels like the most creative holiday to me. It’s the holiday where everyone is encouraged to dress up and act as something totally different than themselves. It’s the holiday where everyone is expected to think creatively and be something unusual. Halloween is like all the best things rolled into one holiday; drama, art,… [Read More]

July Fourth Firework Spin Art

firework painting

July 4th is such a magical holiday. I love celebrating our country’s independence. Time with family and friends. Grilling out. All the red, white and, blue. Most of all I love fireworks. I always have, but after becoming a mother fireworks were suddenly even more magical. The bright glittery colors popping across the night sky… [Read More]