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 ...

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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 ...

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DIY Bed Canopy

DIY Bed Canopy

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!  ...

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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 ...

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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: ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Free Printable for Kids 2015 New Years Resolution Ideas

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Free Printable for Kids A new year is fast approaching and one thing my family always does is to write down our new years resolution ideas and display them in the house so we can always keep them in mind. My little girl is old enough to write her own resolutions this year, so I wanted to make her a special Free Printable for Kids that she could fill out and hang in her room. I thought this would be something I could share with all of you to print out and use for your kids! It's great motivation ...

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Handprint Snowman Ornaments

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Handprint Snowman Ornaments   Handprint Snowman Ornaments-I love this time of year, and all things Christmas! It's a special time that people seem to slow down a bit (when it doesn't come to shopping that is) and really appreciate  your family and friends around you! Crafting is a favorite pastime in my house and today I'm going to show you how to make an oh-so-cute Handprint Snowman Ornament! This would but a great ornament to break out every year to put on the tree, or a great ...

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DIY Snow

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DIY Snow   Being from the south, I am a huge fan of DIY Snow, and make it every year for my little girl! This project is easy to do, and your kids will love it! We use this DIY Snow for craft projects, or just to play around it! It's a great holiday sensory activity for younger kids too! I also love that it is easy enough for the kids to do all on their own!  ...

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