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12 Unique Science Activities Perfect for Easter!

12 Unique Easter Science Activities for Kids {and a HUGE Giveaway!}

Looking for some fun and engaging learning activities for Easter? You'll find all kinds of … [Read More...]

Spring Crafts for Kids: Nest and Birds Paper Craft

Spring Crafts for Kids: Nest and Bird Craft

Children of all ages will enjoy one of our favorite spring crafts for kids~ a sweet little nest and … [Read More...]

The Day the Crayons Quit Craft and Activity for Kids

Crayon Box Craft Inspired by The Day the Crayons Quit

Here's a simple craft and retelling activity to go with the popular children's book, The Day the … [Read More...]

25+ Spring Crafts and Learning Activities for Kids (art, science, sensory play, and more!) ~BuggyandBuddy.com

25+ Spring Crafts and Learning Activities for Kids

With spring just around the corner, I wanted to put together a collection for you of all our spring … [Read More...]

Simple Bumble Bee Art Project for Kids

Simple Bumble Bee Art Project for Kids

Grab a few basic art supplies to create these simple bumbles bees with your child or students! This … [Read More...]

Beaded Garden Ornaments in the Fairy Garden (Inspired by Jean Van't Hul's The Artful Year)

Beaded Garden Ornaments and The Artful Year Book Review

I'm so excited to introduce you to a book I've absolutely fallen in love with, The Artful Year! It's … [Read More...]

Creating Designs and Patterns with 9 square paper quilt templates! (FREE printable)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Geometry for Kids: Nine-Square Paper Quilt Design

Use this free printable template to create paper quilt designs using squares. This geometry for kids … [Read More...]

12 Easy Hand Sewing Projects for Kids

Easy Hand Sewing Projects for Kids

Have you been thinking of introducing your child to hand sewing? Here's 12 easy hand sewing projects … [Read More...]

St. Patrick's Day Craft for Kids: Mini Sound Shakers

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts: Mini Sound Shakers

Here's a simple St. Patrick's Day craft for kids that incorporates the science of sound and … [Read More...]

Children's Book List: Picture Books about the Moon~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Children’s Book List: Picture Books about the Moon

These picture books about the moon are some of my favorites for children. This book list contains … [Read More...]

Free Moon Observation Journal for Kids~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Astronomy for Kids: Moon Journal {Free Printable}

Use this free printable moon journal to record nightly observations of the moon. You'll discover all … [Read More...]

St. Patrick's Day Craft for Kids: Beaded Rainbow Necklace~ BuggyandBuddy.com

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids: Beaded Rainbow Necklace

Here's one of the simplest St. Patrick's Day crafts for kids that also provides fine motor practice- … [Read More...]

Spring Crafts for Kids: Sheep Craft for Kids~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Spring Crafts for Kids: Stamped Paper Sheep

If you're looking for some colorful and unique spring crafts for kids, you'll love this stamped … [Read More...]

Faux Stained Glass Suncatcher Craft for Kids~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Faux Stained Glass Suncatcher Craft for Kids

Oh how kids go crazy for suncatcher crafts! This super cool suncatcher project is especially neat … [Read More...]

12 Cool Sponge Crafts and Activities for Kids

Cool Sponge Crafts and Activities for Kids

Who knew there were so many cool things you could do with a kitchen sponge? Kitchen sponges are … [Read More...]

Building Hexbugs Mazes and Obstacles Using Duplo blocks

Creating Hexbug Mazes and Structures

In this activity, children use various loose parts and play materials to create mazes, structures, … [Read More...]

12 Creative Activities for Kids Using Ping Pong Balls

12 Creative Activities for Kids Using Ping Pong Balls

Wondering what else you can do with ping pong balls besides playing ping pong? Turns out there's all … [Read More...]

floating ping pong ball science for kids

Floating Ping Pong Ball Science Activity

Create a floating ping pong ball with just a few materials- perfect for demonstrating the Bernoulli … [Read More...]

Free Printable Gliding Robot Template~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Robot Craft for Kids: Free Printable Gliding Robot

In this robot craft children will color a free printable robot and turn it into a gliding robot toy. … [Read More...]

Geometry Activity for Kids: Design a four-square quilt pattern using triangles (Free Printable)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Geometry for Kids: Quilt Activity Using Triangles (Free Printable)

Children can create all kinds of designs using triangles with this free printable four-square quilt … [Read More...]

Children's Book List: Picture Books about Quilts~ BuggyandBuddy@gmail.com

Children’s Book List: Picture Books about Quilts

Our newest children's book list is all about quilts! Books about quilts provide all kinds of … [Read More...]

Gardening with Kids: Growing Seeds Indoors (with free printable observation sheet) ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Gardening with Kids: Planting Seeds {Free Printable}

Gardening with kids is one of my favorite activities to do year round! In the cold winter months you … [Read More...]

Would be fun for a Valentine's Day party! (Building with Heart Marshmallows and Toothpicks)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Heart Marshmallow Toothpick Structures

Marshmallow toothpick structures are always a hit with kids, and these heart-themed marshmallows … [Read More...]

Perfect for Valentine's Day! (Heart Votive Craft for Kids)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Easy Valentine Crafts for Kids: Heart Votives

If you're looking for easy valentine crafts for kids, you'll love these heart votives! Kids always … [Read More...]