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Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching! Now is the time to get your craft on! Here are my top picks for Easy DIY Valentine’s Gift Ideas to inspire you.Our Love Story Printable in a FrameFingerprint Photo Frames from Mom on Timeout,Toilet Paper Roll Heart Art by Rust & Sunshine DIY Glittery Block Puzzle Valentines from Studio DIY  Handprint...

During the snow days this week we got out the sugar and had some fun! These Valentine’s Day Sweet Pretzel Sticks are perfect for making with the kids. They are super easy, fast and fun! I will warn you that it does it messy! If you are a mom like me, let them have their fun and sweep afterwards! Supplies:Wilton Melt Candy Bowls (one for each color) Colored sugar ( see my homemade colored sugar recipe) Pretzel sticks Wax Paper Step One: Melt your candy in a bowl according to the directions Step Two: Set out your pretzels,...

Need to keep an eye out for enemy invaders? This PVC periscope project is super simple and gives you a chance to show and explain to kids how mirrors work. An added plus – it will keep little explorers busy for hours/days/weeks to come as they search for spies and intruders. Learn while you build: Periscopes have been used for hundreds of years to observe things...

It is almost here! A NEW YEAR! Here are some fun DIY New Year’s ideas and crafts for kids and adults! They range from easy to difficult. But they are all FUN! Have a VERY Happy New Year!Noisemakers: New Years NoiseMakers! from Alpha Mom DIY New Years Eve shakers for kids from The Centsible Life Noisemakers from ribbon spools Family Fun DIY New Year’s hats made with recycled materials from Splash of Something Bubble wrap noisemaker Play With MeDecorate: Spell letters out with pipe cleaners to make cake toppers or...

This is so much fun! I have always wondered how to make popcorn and cranberry garland. Tonight we tried it. What a blast. It is so easy!   Supplies: Popped popcorn (air popped and cooled is best) Cranberries (NOT frozen!) Sewing needles Thread or fishing wireHow to make popcorn and cranberry garland:  Thread your needles. One for each person. Make the string short enough to work with. If you have younger kids make it just over a foot. Tie a knot at the end. If you are using cranberry or other items, decide if you want a...

  I have seen ideas on Pinterest on making cute rice krispie snowmen (or rice crispy snowmen as I like to call them). I just had to try this with my little guys. It was fun but more challenging than I had anticipated. I want to spare you the trouble I had, so here is the easy rice crispy snowman recipe and steps that worked for us. Rice Crispy Recipe:6 cups...

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