Frugal Kid: Fun Easter Basket

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Easter is quickly approaching so the next couple of weeks will be Easter Crafts. Homemade Easter Basket Materials: Cardboard box Construction paper Paint Decor of your choice (depends on theme of your basket) Markers Glue or Mod Podge Googly eyes Directions: 1. Cut the lid of your box off. 2. Paint the box in the color you desire. You can also cover it in construction paper if you don't have paint (this would work better at covering any letters on the box). 3. Next we ...

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Crafting with Kids: Take It Slow

Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! Lately, since it has been nice out I have been having a VERY hard time getting my daughter to sit down and do the art projects. Why? She wants to be out running and playing…NOT sitting ...

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Frugal Kid: Nature Art

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Each week I bring you a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. The first day of Spring was 3/20 so I thought it was a perfect excuse to go on a nature walk with my son. While walking we searched for "treasures" that we could use to create pictures. If you’ve missed any previous crafts, check out Momondealz’s Kids Frugal Fun page. If you enjoy my crafts, please be sure to share them on Pinterest! Nature Art Materials: Cardstock Mod Podge Sticks, Rocks, Flowers, Grass, other ...

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Crafting with Kids: Let Nature Do the Work

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Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! Let Nature Do the Work Every year we take a week-long trip to Minnesota in the fall. When we got there last year my 2 year old daughter was excited to explore her new surroundings. She ...

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Crafting with Kids: Engaging the Senses

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Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! Engaging the senses! Spring is upon us! FINALLY!!! I am so excited! This means we can get REALLY messy!!! I love doing art outside. It brings a whole different feel to a simple ...

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Domestic Diva: Homemade Body Wash

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How to make homemade body wash! Because of my successful Homemade Laundry Soap, I decided to gather more homemade skin care and body care recipes. Good thing because I have great readers who shares with me some of their best finds and today here's Angela's recipe for Homemade Body Wash which I plan on making soon. Homemade Body Wash By Angie Klinzing You will need - 8 oz bar of soap (any bar will do, but read the label to make sure you are using 8 oz. For some soaps that’s one bar and ...

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Crafting with Kids: It’s Never Too Late

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Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! Art and sensory project are way more than something to occupy your little ones time. They do so many things for the development of your little one (way too many to list!). If these ...

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Making Memories: Creating T-Shirts for Holidays

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    I have a family tradition that is unique to our family according to my husband. I run out every Valentine's day and buy the children shirts. I am sad to say this will be the last year that I can buy shirts at a store because my son is in their largest size. I guess big boys do not wear Valentines day shirts. I decided that I am going to make our own summer camp shirts to wear when we go out this summer. It will make it easier to find the children and provide a memory that ...

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Crafting with Kids: Thinking Outside the Box

Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! I have to admit, a couple weeks ago we ran out of construction paper and all I could think was “we don’t have paper how am I supposed to do art projects?” I was struggling trying to ...

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