Tag: arts and crafts

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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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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Painting With Shaving Cream!

| March 18, 2013 | 15 Comments
Painting With Shaving Cream!

Painting With Shaving Cream! 1st rule of Crafting With Kids: Use what you already have. I know it is tempting to buy all kinds of new and shiny craft supplies, but sometimes the best crafts are ones that are made with stuff around the house. My kids love to paint with shaving cream and I […]

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A Huggable Valentine’s Day Craft

| February 7, 2013 | 5 Comments
A Huggable Valentine’s Day Craft

Every year since I can remember, I have given my grandfather a Valentine’s Day card. It’s a tradition I have since passed down to my four-year old daughter. Because my daughter enjoys crafts we now make a Valentine’s Day craft or card instead of purchasing one, which to me is much more personal and heartfelt […]

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