Theme Crafts

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 [...]

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 [...]

True magic: Wizard School Party for 7-10 year olds

Harry Potter series is both a source of greatest joy and frustration to kids. Joy – understandable: it opens up the amazing magical world, that seems to step right from every kid’s magical dreams. Adventures, magic items, flying… where the frustration comes from? Quite uniquely, every book is perfect for the same age group as [...]

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 [...]

Easy and Marvelous Wind Chimes Craft for Kids

Our recent trip to the glass museum was the best surprise during the whole vacation. The beautiful sculptures… aaaahh… the gorgeous glass paintings!… oooooh… the amazing workshops and demonstrations!!… whooohoo! And the fragile, overpriced wind chimes. Gorgeous, – yes. But did I mention fragile and overpriced? Did I also mention that my kids LOVE wind [...]