DIY Paper Flower Tissue

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DIY Paper Flower Tissue   If you are looking for a fun (and easy) spring craft to make, then you should give these DIY Paper Flower Tissue a try! My daughter said she wanted something "pretty and colorful" for our entertainment center, and suggested flowers. I love flowers but I have to admit, a green thumb I do not have, and flowers die quickly around here. Then I remembered some super cute DIY paper flower tissue  that I had made for my wedding and thought those would be perfect! … [Read more...]

Spring Crafts for Kids

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Spring Crafts For Kids   My daughter has a crafting gene and is always on the lookout for craft projects she can create. With the weather changing she is into thing with bright colors and relevant to the nice Spring weather. We were recently at the Dollar Tree and she was browsing in the craft section when she came up with the idea to create this Spring Crafts for Kids Door Sign. The best part is it costs under $5 to make so it is very inexpensive to make and it brightened up her … [Read more...]

Cupcake Party Ideas: DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake

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Cupcake Party Ideas DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake   My daughter is doing something pretty fun at school this week, a Nursery Rhyme Parade! Her, and the rest of the Kindergartners at her school get to dress up as their favorite Nursery Rhyme character and put on a parade for their friends and parents. How fun is that right? So when my little girl said she wanted to be The Muffin Man, I got to thinking about how I could help her dress up. That is when she suggested that she wanted a cupcake to … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Roller Blinds

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Make Your Own Roller Blinds  That Glows in the Dark I have three kids and lets say two of them are afraid of the dark. I had light bills that were climbing. The children had to sleep with the lights on in order to go to bed. That was until I had a super idea. I was going to figure out a way to have something glow in the dark in their room. I was going to create blinds. Then I was going to teach you how to make your own roller blinds.  What you will need to Make Your Own Roller Blinds Paint … [Read more...]

Felt Craft Projects: DIY Felt Phone Case

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Felt Craft Projects DIY Felt Phone Case   I am always looking for fun Felt Craft Projects to do with my daughter, and so when I asked her what project we should do next she told me she wanted me to do a DIY Felt Phone Case! A monster phone case, to be specific. I had been telling her that my phone slips out of my hand a lot because of how slippery it is, so that is why she suggested I make a phone case made of felt. Smart girl right!? This project cost me $1 to make, and took about … [Read more...]

DIY Bed Canopy

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DIY Bed Canopy   If you are looking for a fun craft to do for your kids room, then this DIY Bed Canopy would be perfect! This DIY Bed Canopy took about 20 minuets to make and costed me $10. (Make sure you print out a coupon for your local craft store! My little girl loved helping me with this project, and was able to pick out the tulle color she wanted, and the feathers! The best part of making it yourself is that you can customize it to fit any theme!  … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Crafts Ideas: Craft Sticks Projects

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Valentines Day Crafts Ideas Craft Sticks Projects Valentine's Day is not just a day for romance and lovers strolling hand in hand contemplating the stars. At our house it is about celebrating the love we have for each other as a family. That loves extends to our friends and extended family members also. Very rarely do my husband and I disappear for a "Valentine's Date Night" instead we celebrate it with our children because family is what love is all about. We make cards, special treats … [Read more...]

Valentine Crafts for Kids: Valentine Wreaths

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Valentine Crafts for Kids How to Make Valentine Wreaths I decided it would be fun to make Valentine wreaths with my children. This wreath cost less than $10 and took about thirty minutes from start to finish. I completed this Valentine Crafts for Kids project with my children both five and under so it is very versatile. Valentine Crafts for Kids Valentine Wreaths Materials: Tulle: 2 yards Embroidery ring Tape Ribbon Felt Beads Needle Thread Instructions: … [Read more...]

Winter Fun: Snow Cream Recipe for Kids

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When life gives you Snow, Make Snow Cream!! Wintertime can be a time of fun but some times you get stuck inside. Don't let the snow that is piling up outside your door or the frigid temperatures take all the fun away. Grab your kids and a few bowls and get ready to make Snow Cream. Snow Cream is the perfect treat to make when you are bored or the kids just want to have fun. I am a firm believer in finding the silver lining in what is surrounding you. In this case turn the snow into a … [Read more...]

Canvas Painting Ideas for Kids

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Simply Crafty Sunday "Love" Hand and Footprint Canvas Painting Ideas for Kids   Valentines Day is almost here, and if you are looking for a super sweet present to give (or keep for yourself), then you will love this DIY "Love" Hand and Footprint Canvas Painting Ideas for Kids! This is a great gift to make for grandparents, aunts and uncles, or to hang in your own living room! My little girl loved helping me make this, and other than having to buy the canvas, we had all we needed at … [Read more...]