How to Bleach Pine Cones for Craft Projects

When using pine cones to create natural home decor or ornaments, you may want to bleach them to give your pinecone project a more beachy and clean look. Once your pine cones are bleached you could hang them from your dining room chandelier or in a window by attaching sheer or ... Continue Reading . . .

Make a Kids Crochet Shrug and Matching Teddy Bear Shrug

Here's how to make a Kids Crochet Shrug and matching Teddy Bear Shrug. These projects take less than one skein of yarn each so you can often use leftover yarn from previous projects. My instructions assume you know the basics of crocheting. You will need to know how to make a ... Continue Reading . . .

Disney’s ZOOTOPIA Previews + Coloring Sheets and Games

With ZOOTOPIA opening in theatres everywhere March 4th, check out the new video clips, fun coloring pages, games and activity sheets to get the kids excited to see the movie! "In Zootopia, anyone can be anything." Click to Print: Disney Zootopia Coloring Pages Zootopia ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Crochet a Child’s Tote Bag with Rosette Flowers

Are you looking for a fun and quick crochet project to make? Try this crocheted kid's tote bag with rosette flowers. Little kids love carrying around their own bag and filling it with special trinkets. This bag is lined so it is soft inside and helps to keep the crochet piece ... Continue Reading . . .

Simple Weaving Projects with Yarn for Kids

In our previous post we showed you how to use the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom to create a woven wall animal picture. Now we're going to show you how to use the loom to create one of the yarn projects that comes in the booklet. The Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom comes with an ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Use the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom

We purchased the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom as a gift for the girls for Christmas. They love doing crafts and keeping their hands busy. Melissa and Doug make quality toys and crafts so this was a no-brainer purchase. It was also affordable at just around $25 or less with free ... Continue Reading . . .

Create Dancing Scarecrows for Thanksgiving

Here's a quick and easy projects kids can make for Thanksgiving. The project kit comes from Oriental Trading Company and is perfect for classroom, Sunday school, home school or an afternoon fun-time project. Suggested Age: 5 and older There are 12 individual kits in one ... Continue Reading . . .

Uncle Milton Disney’s Frozen “Dream Scenes” Light-up Activity Craft Kit

Kids go gaga over anything that reads "Disney Frozen" and the Uncle Milton's Disney Frozen "Dream Scenes" light-up activity kit is no exception. If your kids like to doing crafts then they will like this kit. The Uncle Milton Disney's Frozen Craft Kit features "Winter in ... Continue Reading . . .

“Give Thanks” Thanksgiving Kids Centerpiece Craft Project

Thanksgiving is a time we give thanks for all that we have. We give thanks for the food we eat, the house we live in, our dog, our cat, Mom & Dad, grandma and grandpa, school, teachers, toys, and the list goes on and on. Help kids focus on what they are thankful for by ... Continue Reading . . .

13 Easy Halloween Crafts and Decorating Ideas

Here are 13 easy Halloween crafts for kids and adults to make. From Paper plate ghosts to Spooky Eyes, your house will be the best dressed when kids come Trick Or Treating. Creepy, colorful, or comic, these Halloween decorating and party crafts will be a big hit. Make an ... Continue Reading . . .