Tag: arts and crafts

Smiley Butterfly Craft for Kids

| May 23, 2018 | 3 Comments
Smiley Butterfly Craft for Kids

We all know that crafts are a great way to keep kids busy when they’re stuck indoors. Whether you’re a mother, or even a teacher, it pays to have several craft ideas up your sleeve. Crafts inspire creativity, spark the imagination, and – probably best of all – keep kids quiet. You can even save […]

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Jump into Creativity with Goliath Games #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 06/22

| May 17, 2018 | 68 Comments
Jump into Creativity with Goliath Games #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 06/22

Jump into Creativity with Goliath Games Games and activities are great tools to have around a home with kids. They can help to take young ones away from a device or a screen and help them to connect with each other. They can also assist in inspiring their creativity in different methods. Goliath Games loves to […]

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10 Homemade Gifts for Grandma on Mother’s Day

| May 8, 2018 | 10 Comments
10 Homemade Gifts for Grandma on Mother’s Day

10 Homemade Gifts for Grandma on Mother’s Day Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s a perfect time to think about what might make great gifts for grandma. Nothing could be sweeter than a little do-it-yourself present from the grandkids that shows how much they care. Here are ten fun and easy ideas […]

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Beautiful Paper Rose Craft Tutorial

| May 2, 2018 | 11 Comments
Beautiful Paper Rose Craft Tutorial

We all know that flowers add a nice to touch to any room. Unfortunately, fresh flowers never last long and you can grow tired of fake flowers – even if you spent a lot of money on them. If you love to be creative though, you have so many options. Today, let’s look at how […]

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12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts

| April 25, 2018 | 12 Comments
12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts

12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts  The time is near for Spring decor to start making its way into your home.  Out with the winter, in with the fresh and bright colours of Spring.  Who can resist the urge to start decorating their home in anticipation of warmer weather?  It’s a time of excitement, and […]

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14 Must Make Minnie Mouse Projects

| April 18, 2018 | 6 Comments
14 Must Make Minnie Mouse Projects

Minnie is often the subject of a wide range of craft projects. I’ve put together a list of 14 must-make Minnie Mouse projects for all ages. So, the next time you’re in the mood to make something fun, I hope at least a couple of these possibilities appeal to you. Many of these ideas would […]

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Super Easy DIY Bunny Headband For Kids

| March 12, 2018 | 5 Comments
Super Easy DIY Bunny Headband For Kids

Easter is right around the corner and if you’re looking for a fun and inexpensive craft for your kids to do, this is it. Not only is it something they can make, but they’ll be able to wear it. Kids are going to love making this Bunny Headband and, if you have little boys, you […]

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10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

| February 1, 2018 | 10 Comments
10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for everyone. Not only is there chocolate and exchanging Valentines with family and friends, it’s also a “crafty” occasion. Of compiled a list of 10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids many of them suitable for the younger set. Better yet, some of these things make really adorable gifts! The […]

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DIY Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card

| January 24, 2018 | 11 Comments
DIY Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. While you can rush out last-minute to grab a few cards for friends and loved ones, why not make a homemade Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card? Many homemade cards are easy to make, they just take a bit of time. If you’re willing to put in a […]

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17 Snowman Crafts for Kids

| January 3, 2018 | 16 Comments
17 Snowman Crafts for Kids

Winter snow is quite magical. Why? It’s what it takes to build a snowman. When your kids don’t want to brave the cold… no worries! They can still bring a snowman (or woman) to life by making one or more of these craft projects. Here are just a few of them. As you can see, […]

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25 Star Wars Crafts for Kids

| December 13, 2017 | 7 Comments
25 Star Wars Crafts for Kids

Can you believe that the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Last Jedi (also known as Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi) is coming out this week! I don’t know about you, but my house is going nuts with excitement over the new film. It is the second film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, following Star Wars: The Force […]

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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 | 12 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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10 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy on Rainy Days

| July 25, 2017 | 10 Comments
10 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy on Rainy Days

10 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy on Rainy Days Are you looking for ways to keep your kids entertained during the rainy days of summer? Although your first instinct may be to turn on a movie, there are plenty of other ways to pass a rainy day!     Here are some fun ideas […]

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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 | 11 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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An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

| February 4, 2015 | 6 Comments
An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

I love Valentine’s Day. As a kid, my family was totally into it. Well, I guess it was my mom that was the most into it and by default we all were. However, now that I’m a mom I’m all over the cheesy celebratory dinner and sharing of the love. As kids, we made Valentines’ Day […]

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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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