Tag: arts and crafts

DIY Halloween Monster Slime

| October 18, 2017 | 10 Comments
DIY Halloween Monster Slime

    Your children will love making this ooey gooey Do It Yourself Halloween Monster Slime! The secret to countless fun slime time is to use a safe, nontoxic, and washable glue. To make the slime sparkle, I used black glitter. Adult supervision is required at all times for this craft project as it’s not […]

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Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches

| October 6, 2017 | 15 Comments
Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches

    Fun Halloween Kids Snacks for School Lunches Your kids will love these fun Halloween snacks in their lunch boxes at school. They are super easy to make and will bring a smile to any child’s face!      You will only need a few simple materials you can purchase at the grocery store, […]

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15 Fall Crafts For Kids

| September 18, 2017 | 10 Comments
15 Fall Crafts For Kids

    Fall Crafts for kids never disappoint. If your kids are anything like mine they live and breathe craft time. It doesn’t even matter if they have a craft project to do, they just want to doodle and glue and cut and glue some more. It’s the best thing since sliced bread at times […]

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20 Harry Potter Crafts to Celebrate the Birth of the Boy Who Lived

| July 31, 2017 | 10 Comments
20 Harry Potter Crafts to Celebrate the Birth of the Boy Who Lived

    Harry Potter took the world by storm in 2001.  Some of us may even have kids that grew up watching Harry Potter. We have had the pleasure to enjoy all the movies, books, and cartoons released through 2011 and to this day people are still going crazy over Harry Potter books, movies, costumes […]

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12 March Break Activities and Camps Around Ottawa!

| March 7, 2017 | 11 Comments
12 March Break Activities and Camps Around Ottawa!

  March Break is just around the corner! Do you have anything planned for your child to do during this time away from school? If not, take a look at these 12 March Break Activities and Camps your child can have fun attending this year either on their own or with the family!     […]

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21 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa

| June 16, 2016 | 3 Comments
21 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa

  Summer is here! With the warmer weather finally arriving, more festivals and activities are being held all over the City of Ottawa and its surrounding areas for families to be a part of. Here is a list of summer family fun events and activities in Ottawa for you and your family to attend and […]

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Cinderella Host A Royal Ball Activity Sheets

| February 22, 2016 | 4 Comments
Cinderella Host A Royal Ball Activity Sheets

   Disney’s Cinderella is now on Digital HD, Roku and Android TV and they are the newest devices that came on board with Disney Movies Anywhere, alongside iTunes, Google Play, Walmart’s VUDU, Amazon Video and Microsoft Movies & TV! Disney Movies Anywhere offers consumers even greater access to their digital collections of Disney, Disney•Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars movies at […]

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Make the Holidays Bright with #BLO pens! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

| December 8, 2015 | 55 Comments
Make the Holidays Bright with #BLO pens! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

Crafts are always a great way to keep children entertained. It allows them to be creative, and there are so many different mediums they can use to express themselves. For kids who love art or to make fun pieces of art, check out BLO pens!   This nostalgic arts and crafts toy from the 90’s has […]

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Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

| October 12, 2015 | 10 Comments
Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft and Healthy Snack

    Grapenstein‏: Halloween Craft & Healthy Snack   Halloween is such a fun time for kids of all ages! The long awaited day to dress up as your favourite television or movie actor, childhood character, or one you simply made up has finally arrived! Some character costumes are time consuming to make, while others […]

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The Gift of Creativity by Mail: The Doodle Post Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide~ CAN 06/21

| May 21, 2015 | 21 Comments
The Gift of Creativity by Mail: The Doodle Post Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide~ CAN 06/21

The offer to review a couple of craft packages from the Doodle Post came at the perfect time. My husband and I were planning our March Break road trip to Florida and we were scrambling to find things to keep our six year old daughter busy and happy during the long drive. The Doodle Post package […]

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Construction Paper Flowers Craft

| April 13, 2015 | 14 Comments
Construction Paper Flowers Craft

    Construction Paper Flowers Craft If you are looking for a simple and fun craft that also makes a great gift, then you will enjoy this construction flower craft. I got the idea from the back of a package of Crayola construction paper. These construction paper flowers are easy to make and are fun […]

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Discovering The Wonder Inside Curiosity Box #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/05

| December 16, 2014 | 45 Comments
Discovering The Wonder Inside Curiosity Box #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/05

Picture this: It is a cold and snowy day. You have children at home who want to go outside, but it is just too cold and windy. Your kids are bored, and they do not want to play or watch television anymore. What can you do to keep your children entertained on days like this? […]

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The Art Process

The Art Process

I have a sneaking suspicion that my older son may not currently be the biggest fan of doing art. In addition to these (surprisingly tactful, for a three-year-old) responses, I was once invited to finish a project for him. “You can do the rest, Mama.” Can I? Great. I was hoping you’d get out of the way and let […]

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Review: DK Canada Sticker Books + Books Giveaway~ CAN 03/09

| February 17, 2014 | 53 Comments
Review: DK Canada Sticker Books + Books Giveaway~ CAN 03/09

My two year old is at the stage where he loves arts and crafts. He enjoys painting, crayons and stickers. He does have a funny way of putting on stickers, placing them on top of each other and creating a sticker sandwich. The boy loves his stickers! DK Canada has a Sticker Book Boutique with […]

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Potpourri Bags – Made With Love By…. #Arts and Crafts For Kids

| September 23, 2013 | 3 Comments
Potpourri Bags – Made With Love By…. #Arts and Crafts For Kids

Now that the kids are back to school, it seems like the holidays are creeping up pretty quickly!  I can’t believe it, it seems like we just celebrated and it’s coming around again.  In our family there is always something to celebrate:  a birthday, an anniversary or one of the many holidays.  This starts the […]

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