Category «Kid’s Crafts»

Fall Discovery Jars Sensory Play

fall discovery jars

I love Fall! The colors are so vibrant and beautiful and the weather is wonderful. I took the boys outside to play and decided to have a treasure hunt. I had them find me Fall items such as fallen leaves of different shapes, berries, acorns, and twigs. While they were hunting I told them about …

The Marvelous Art of Marble Painting

marble painting

Marble Painting My son LOVES marbles. They are one of his favorite things to play with. He rolls them on the floor, find containers to put them in to roll them around, shakes them in a bag, etc etc etc. Well today he was rolling them around in a box when he asked me if …

DIY Marbled Paper

Marbled Paper

Marbled paper is super cute. It is art and messy play all in one. I sons love when I let them play in shaving cream or paint. After the paper dries you can do more with it like add in glitter, stamp it, or add 3D items like pom poms. You can also use the …

Water Beads Sensory Play

water beads

They are cold, smooth, and squishy! You can bounce them, roll them, or squeeze them. Your toddler will love to experiment with water beads! You can find water beads like at local craft stores or dollar stores. I found mine at the local Dollar General. You can also buy them already colored or get the clear …

Fast and Easy Modeling Clay

modeling clay

Modeling clay can be used for many crafts and DIY projects but the stuff can get a bit expensive. Especially if you need several colors to complete your project! I knew there had to be a way to make homemade modeling clay because let’s face it you can pretty much make anything you can buy! …

Non Toxic Homemade Playdough

homemade playdough

I love doing crafts with my kids and they love being creative but all of those supplies can get expensive fast! Lately I have been researching ways to make things for them at home for  fraction of the in store cost. Last week we had DIY Water colors and this week we did this Homemade …

Sticky Glitter Paint Play

sticky glitter paint

I just love the extra sparkle glitter gives a craft project and wanted to use it with paint. The problem is the glitter always fell off the paper after the paint dried so I decided to try and make a sticky glitter paint. I didn’t want it to be too thick so I diluted some …

Calming Timeout Bottles

Calming Timeout Bottles

No one likes having to discipline their kids but it is a necessary and inevitable part of parenting. My four year old is particularly difficult and stubborn. I have a very hard time following through with his discipline because he knows exactly what to say or do to get me to relent! That is when …