Crayon Hearts

Crayon Hearts

Here's a fun and easy craft that you can do for your kids this Valentine's Day courtesy of my loyal reader Christi! Instructions: Prepare a silicone heart shaped baking dish Cut crayons into small pieces and fill each heart about half full Bake at 250F for about 12 minutes Let totally cool Comes out like a perfect colorful crayon heart! Christi is  using this as Valentine Favors for her daughters daycare part. She's attaching them to a red colored paper heart and writing a little ...

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Frugal Kid Valentine’s Hooked on You Plastic Water Bottle Craft

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  Valentine's "Hooked on You" Plastic Water Bottle Craft Materials: Plastic water bottle Construction paper or tissue paper cut into small pieces and 2 "fin" pieces Glue or Mod Podge String Lollipops Directions: ...

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Crafting with Kids: What Floats Their Boat

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!! “My child has no interest in doing art projects…” I hear this phrase a lot…I follow it by “Have you tried to interest your child in it?” That is then followed by a blank stare…probably ...

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Bubble Valentines for Your Kids

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Are you looking for a great, non-candy alternative for your kids to take to hand out for Valentine's Day? My friend at Coupons Are Great created a cute Valentine bubble tag and attached to bubble necklaces for a super fun twist on Valentines this year. Head over to her site to grab the printable PDF so you can easily recreate this craft. If you have a Walgreens you can pick up these bubble necklaces for 33¢ each through Saturday February 4th. That's a very budget friendly price! Thanks ...

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Memories: Bath Time

This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz.         The bath is a wonderful place to create great memories. Our children love a good bubble bath. We make it a special treat by creating a treasure hunt. We place toys that both float and sink in the bath. You can do themes or certain shapes. You can work on counting. We always count them as we put them in. Then you can count when they come ...

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Crafting with Kids: Believe It or Not

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 know I have been stuck on ‘the little things’ lately but we are going to move past that! Today I want to remind you that your kids are VERY capable of doing things you may think are way ...

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Memories

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This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz. I am not a great photographer but since having kids I have become sort of addicted to trying to capture as many memories on camera as possible. I know time flies and am amazed I already have a 3 year old and a 13 month old. How did that happen?! In addition to snapping lots of pictures, every once in a while I try to have a silly photo session ...

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Crafting with Kids: Bring Winter Inside

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!! Southern Wisconsin has finally seen snow, now we have enough to actually play in! (Don’t let the exclamation point trick you…I’m not excited about winter). What counts is that my daughter ...

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Crafting with Kids: Let the simple things do the talking!!!

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!! The last few days have been busy! We have been ‘on the go’ since Sunday! I promise you I am not writing to complain about being on the go !! I have a habit of getting deep into thought ...

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