DIY Dinosaur Storage Jars for Kids

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Happy Saturday, friends!  A lot of us who are crafty have mad crushes on mason jars.  How about you?  Do you love them?  Whether it’s for crafting or using them in our home decor — they’re functional and fabulous!  Today’s post is all about the jars, except it’s geared towards the kiddos.  Why not give them a love and appreciation for mason jars too?  Start their ‘jar crushing’ at a young age. {hee-hee} I’m sharing a fun and super easy {Read More}

Toilet Paper Roll Crafts: Recycled Monster Treat Holders

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Every time I throw out empty toilet paper rolls,  I think “I should do something useful with these!” Well, today I did! And I enlisted the help of my kids. Win/win!  You wouldn’t think these colorful, treat holdin’ characters were once used to dispense toilet paper! I bet you already have the supplies on hand to make your own toilet paper roll crafts! Supplies needed to make your own monster toilet paper roll crafts: Empty Toilet Paper Rolls Acrylic Craft {Read More}

15 Minute Spring Flower Garland

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Ready to celebrate the arrival of spring?! Make a super easy 15 minute spring flower garland to decorate a mantle, wreath, or large picture frame. This project is really so easy you can even get the kids involved! I decided to make a pretty flowery garland for spring. But with the many different Felties sticker designs on ConsumerCrafts.com, you can create a felt garland for any occasion. Stars, ladybugs, hearts, animals and more – this project is so fun and customizable! {Read More}

Easter Treats for Kids: DIY Bunny Envelopes

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I rarely use the envelopes that come with cards. I usually attach the card to the front of a gift bag to double as an embellishment for the gift. I don’t know if that makes me lazy, or brilliant- but either way, I have an abundance of envelopes. I was thrilled to find a use for my extra envelopes with this whimsical Easter treats for kids bunny holders! You too, can create some adorable Easter treats for kids with your extra {Read More}

Make Your Own Gnome Tree House

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I’m so excited that Spring is finally here!  I’m ready to transform my backyard from a dull, colorless landscape to a garden full of light and whimsy with the perfect yard crafts.  I adore the fairy garden trend, and Tara did an AMAZING job with her tutorial.  I love all the fun details in her fairy garden!  We all know that fairies have other mythical friends who live in the woods with them, so why not create a home for {Read More}

Simple Springtime Butterfly Hair Clips

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Springtime is such a lovely time. The flowers are starting to show themselves, birds are singing, and before you know it – butterflies will start to flutter around the garden. But until then, we can wear them in our hair. My eldest daughter, Lila, loves to have a bit of fanciness in her hairdos. She loves all sorts of hair accessories, and so I knew that she would be thrilled if I made her hair clips. What’s wonderful is that {Read More}

Leprechaun Hat Treats for St. Patricks’ Day

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Throwing a party to celebrate all things green?  Make a bunch of these adorable Leprechaun hat treats to give to your guests as party favors. They’re quick and easy to make, and adults and kids alike will love gold treats served up in mini green hats! Supplies needed to make your own Leprechaun hat treats: LockTight Plastic Storage Containers Foamies Glitter Shamrock Stickers Shamrock Green Acrylic Craft Paint 5/8″ Black Satin Ribbon Paint Brush Gold Wrapped Candy of your Choice {Read More}

DIY Magnetic Fishing Game For Kids

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I like to carry things in my purse to keep kids entertained when we are stuck somewhere boring. (Tire shop, anyone?) This magnetic fishing game is perfect! Everything stays contained in this cute metal tin- and the game appeals to both boys and girls. We like to mix the magnetic fishing game up- sometimes I use a stopwatch and time them “fishing.” Other times I have used it for incentive- by adding sticker numbers to the bottoms of the fish, and {Read More}

Make Your Own DIY Temporary Tattoos

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Valentine’s day is coming up {very} soon and today I have a fun little gift you could make for your sweetheart or some fun DIY temporary tattoos you could make for your kids anytime of year!  Today, we are going to mainly look at kid designs, but you could certainly personalize the design to be anything you choose.  That IS why we DIY, right??  Custom is queen! Supplies needed to make your own temporary tattoos: Silhouette DIY Tattoo Paper (You {Read More}