Arts & Crafts Ideas

Cutest Mother’s Day gift that kids will love to make

Mother’s day is one of the prettiest holidays: everything is blooming, the weather is finally getting nice and warm, and all the most beautiful crafts we get to do through the entire year – are not only for us to try, but also perfectly recyclable as mothers’, grandma’s, aunt’s, cousin’s birthday gifts… or just a [...]

Quick, fun and easy Mother’s Day craft: celery stump bouquet.

“Mom, who did you say was your mom? Grandma?! No waaaay!” Who is whose mom and dad are our frequent discussions. It is adorably weird for my little ones to believe, that mom and dad once have been so little, that grandma had to take care of them. And the thought that once they actually [...]

If you’re crafty and you know it, pick your gift! Top 10 Arts & Crafts kits

Children love arts & crafts because they allow young crafters to express themselves, make things, try new activities, find their talents, impress parents, kill boredom, and so much more. Artistic interest help children to relax, learn and discover. It is such a pleasure for a little artist or older child to create something original and beautiful [...]

Fantastic handmade Halloween costumes. 3 costumes in 20 minutes!

This is a story how one overtired, underslept, perilous mom discovered a way to make three fabulous! matching! costumes for three fabulous! adventurous! brothers (and a neighbor’s kid) for a fraction of a price and under 20 minutes! Nighttime. Owl-eyed mama clutching a computer mouse as she sleepily flips through the internet. Halloween is right [...]

Boy’s 10th birthday party: thrilling for kids and relaxing for parents

Too big for a theme party. Too small just to hang out with friends. Sleepover with some special entertainment? Perfect age. Now, how special? For my special boy – very! Actually, this is the easiest party I’ve ever done. And the most relaxing. Mind you, I am not lounging on the side of the pool [...]

Volcano Power. Erupting outdoor craft

Summer is coming to an end, school days are breathing down our necks, yet my kids continue to load their pockets with every possible thing that will fit inside and drag it home “for some special project”. I don’t have the stamina to throw their treasures out. I do need a special project to utilize [...]