The Nutty Squirrels Game

Family Fun posted a really cute and fun craft for kids: the Nutty Squirrels Game. All you need is an egg carton, brown felt and pipe cleaners, googley eyes and some paint and you are on your way! Ok, plus a single acorn (just wander outside and grab one) to place underneath the squirrels. Really […]

Turkey Handprint Decorations

It’s an oldie, but a goodie, the turkey Thanksgiving home decoration created from handprints from children of all ages. But, it’s also a great economical way to decorate, keep kids busy and create a turkey family of your own! The concept is pretty simple, you’ll need construction paper in various turkey colors, like brown and […]

Button Crafts

Great activity for kids: button crafts! Also for adults if you can get them all to dig through their collections and bring out the buttons they’ve been hoarding away for years! A lot of times at sewing stores you can find a bin of buttons that allows you to buy by the pound or fill […]

Tips for Hosting Kid’s Crafting Parties

eHow offers up this great article on organizing a crafting party for kids. What you’ll need, some ideas for crafts and for treats to serve! Some of their top tips: Invite an arts-and-crafts teacher to the birthday party to lead the kids in some creative activities. Some scrapbooking stores that have classes can hold a […]