Archives for November 2014

15 Gift Ideas for Kids Who Love Cars and Trucks

My son is a huge fan of toy cars and toy trucks, so I’ve been on the lookout for some great gift ideas for him. I can’t wait to share all the neat gift ideas for kids that I’ve found in my search with you, as well as some toys we already have and love. This […]

How to Marble Fabric

If you’ve ever wondered how to marble fabric or are looking for something fun to do on your own or with older children,  you’ll love today’s post! I recently marbled my own fabric right at home, and both the process and results were so amazing! Are you following our Homemade Gift Inspiration Pinterest board?   Ever since the kids […]

Symmetrical Snowflake Winter Craft for Kids

Here’s one of our favorite winter crafts for kids- creating symmetrical snowflakes! Children will make various snowflakes using common craft materials like cotton swabs and white paper. This snowflake craft would be a great addition to any math lessons on symmetry, patterns, and would be a fun addition to a unit on snowflakes or winter! Follow our Math for Kids Pinterest board! […]

Gift Ideas for Kids: Cool and Unique Toys

If you’re looking for some new and unusual gift ideas for kids, you’ll love this list of unique toys. There’s a building car model that lights up,  a super cool set of stone-like blocks, and more!  Be sure to check out all our gift guides for kids!    I love new toys I’ve never seen before, and […]

10+ Christmas Tree Crafts and Activities for Kids

With the holidays getting close, we’ve been doing all kinds of Christmas tree crafts and activities! Here they all are in one place! You’ll find all kinds of art projects, crafts, and hands-on play activities for kids. Follow our Christmas for Kids and Family Pinterest board!   10+ Christmas Tree Crafts and Activities for Kids   Paper Mache […]

Gift Ideas for Kids Who Love Fairy Tales

Do you know a child who loves fairy tales? Here are some unique gift ideas that are sure to delight any boy or girl who loves to imagine! Follow our Creative Play Pinterest board!   You’ll find all kinds of gift ideas perfect for imaginative play- from building toys to pretend play games for kids! (This […]

Cool Marbling Techniques and Projects for Kids

After seeing the excitement my daughter had when we recently marbled paper, I searched high and low for other cool marbling projects for kids. Here are some of my favorites that I can’t wait to try with my little ones! Follow our Art for Kids Pinterest board!   A few weeks ago Lucy and I had our first […]

Fine Motor Activities: Decorate the Felt Christmas Trees

One of our simplest fine motor activities is Christmas themed- Decorate the Felt Christmas Trees with Pompoms. This Christmas activity for kids is super easy to set up and a great way to work on fine motor skills while participating in all the holiday fun!   *This post was originally posted on December 3, 2013 and has since been updated. […]