Tag: craft

Get Crafty with Rock Painting

| September 19, 2018 | 9 Comments
Get Crafty with Rock Painting

Remember the days when crafts were simple and required very few supplies? What happened to those days? If you’re tired of spending lots of money at your local craft store for supplies your kids don’t end up using, it’s time to rethink things. Let’s go back to the days when crafts were more about being […]

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Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

| September 3, 2018 | 237 Comments
Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

Work and Play Made Easier with Epson #Review It’s that time of the year again! Families are getting ready to go back to school and there are so many supplies needed to be ready. One item a family relies on, especially if they have a computer, is a a printer. A great printer would be […]

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Some Bunny Loves You Alphabet Game

| March 14, 2018 | 5 Comments
Some Bunny Loves You Alphabet Game

Some Bunny Loves You Alphabet Game Are you looking for fun ways to keep the little ones busy? As the weather begins to warm, and the flowers begin to bloom, you may be thinking about Easter activities such as this Some Bunny Loves You Alphabet Game are so many things you can do with your kids […]

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DIY Easter Carrot Treat Box Paper Craft

| March 8, 2018 | 6 Comments
DIY Easter Carrot Treat Box Paper Craft

Are you looking for something cute to make for your little ones this Easter? These Easter Carrot Treat Boxes are so adorable and so easy to make. You can fill these with everything from jelly beans to M&M’s. If you’re going to a large gathering, make several so that all the kids can enjoy these. […]

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Edible St. Patrick’s Day Jello Playdough Recipe

| February 27, 2018 | 5 Comments
Edible St. Patrick’s Day Jello Playdough Recipe

Children love playdough and with good reason. It’s so much fun to play with. It’s something that inspires your children’ to be creative and use their imagination. The only problem is kids often want to eat it. While the makers of playdough have tried to curb this behaviour by making the dough taste horrible, kids […]

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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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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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20 Crafts for Saint Patrick’s Day

| March 8, 2017 | 17 Comments
20 Crafts for Saint Patrick’s Day

    Saint Patrick’s Day is fast approaching! A jolly day filled with pots of gold, shamrocks, and leprechauns! But did you know the holiday initially began as a religious feast day for the Irish patron saint, Saint Patrick? Saint Patrick is wildly recognized for ministering Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century. Today, it’s […]

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How to Make Your Own Valentines

| January 23, 2017 | 8 Comments
How to Make Your Own Valentines

How to Make Your Own Valentines When you make your own valentines, it allows you to tell the person you love how you feel about them in your own words. It will mean so much more when you take the time to create a beautiful Valentine’s Day card and it’s so easy to do. You’ll […]

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Sofia the First The Secret Library Activity Games

| August 1, 2016 | 2 Comments
Sofia the First The Secret Library Activity Games

Sofia the First The Secret Library is now on DVD! To celebrate, Disney created fun activity games for your kids! To download, simply click on the photo below and print the pdf! Enjoy!      

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Fun Photo Projects for Kids

| May 28, 2016 | 14 Comments
Fun Photo Projects for Kids

Fun Photo Projects for Kids If you are a parent of young children, you know how hard it can be sometimes to find fun activities to do with your kids, that can compete with their use of the TV and Internet for their attention. As you may have seen, in yourself and others, when kids […]

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10 Garden Flower Pot Craft Ideas

| May 24, 2016 | 22 Comments
10 Garden Flower Pot Craft Ideas

    Gardening season is finally upon us! I enjoyed the fact that we did not have too many snow storms this year, but spring seems to be taking a long time to arrive with warmer days! Spring, of course, means it’s time to get ready for planting vegetables, plants, and/or flowers to embellish our gardens […]

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10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

| March 11, 2016 | 9 Comments
10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

  10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas DIY Easter eggs are such a great way to bring the whole family together by making a craft. There are lots of different ways to make the eggs colorful without sticking to a traditional purchased kit. You can use buttons, chalk, dye, stained glass, stickers, markers, paint or […]

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Super Easy DIY Mason Jar Christmas Candle

| December 14, 2015 | 14 Comments
Super Easy DIY Mason Jar Christmas Candle

    Super Easy DIY Mason Jar Christmas Candle Are you looking to decorate your house for the Holidays with a homemade craft project? The Mason Jar Christmas Candle is super easy to make with your children and also perfect for gift giving. If you can use fresh cranberries and sprigs pine, it will give it […]

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Disney’s Cinderella Majestic Games and Craft

| November 11, 2015 | 10 Comments
Disney’s Cinderella Majestic Games and Craft

Disney’s Cinderella, which is now available on Digital HD, Blu-ray and Disney Movies Anywhere, is sharing Majestic Games and Craft to take part with your family!   Also, to spread the kindness that Cinderella displayed, share your words of kindness at www.cinderellakindness.com for the Million Words of Kindness Campaign inspired by her motto to “have courage and be kind.”    To gain […]

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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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DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

| September 29, 2015 | 16 Comments
DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

I’m always looking for an easy DIY or craft that I can do with my kids. With the school starting, life has gotten busy…really busy. In the early days of September, our big guy was invited to a birthday party where the parents asked on the invitations to bring homemade gifts rather than presents. It’s always easier to […]

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How to Make a Luscious Lavender Bath Bomb

| April 16, 2015 | 21 Comments
How to Make a Luscious Lavender Bath Bomb

Fragrant bath bombs make bathing so much more fun and enjoyable. For this project, I used a small muffin pan, lavender pure essential oil for a relaxing effect and some purple food colouring for my desired colour. But feel free to get creative! Discover other molds to create floral or heart shapes. Select your favourite […]

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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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Paint Chits Art DIY

| July 21, 2014 | 16 Comments
Paint Chits Art DIY

Hey everyone, I’ve got a fun craft/project for you today. I know you have stacks of paint chits hanging around from when you were trying to pick colours for your house. Here’s how to turn those paint chits into an easy piece of art! Here’s What You Need – art canvas (I got mine at […]

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This is Mitten Weather!

| March 4, 2013 | 6 Comments
This is Mitten Weather!

Being a teacher I love bringing thematic learning to my classroom. This time of the year is tough, major holidays are over and spring is just around the corner but winter clothing still needs to be worn. During this time of year I would bring out my mitten unit for my primary students. I have […]

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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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