Cooking with Kids – How to series 4

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Cooking with Kids- How to series 4 What first? -Cooking with Kids The best way to get children interested in cooking is to give them easy recipes that they can have success with quickly.  Cooking with kids is really quite easy once you get the hang of it.  You just assess your child, their interests, and the recipe.  It is true that any recipe will have something a child can help you do to make an awesome dish.  However, we want to have the children learn the skills as well as experience … [Read more...]

Recipes Kids Can Make Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookie ‘Lasagna’

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Recipes Kids Can Make Dessert:  Chocolate Chip Cookie 'Lasagna'   This recipe kids can make - dessert:  Chocolate Chip Cookie 'lasagna' is considered a level 1 a Cooking with Kids- How to series recipe. There is no mixing or heat involved. This Chocolate chip cookie 'lasagna' makes storebought cookies taste homemade! I remember the first time I ever had this dessert recipe.  My sisters and I were shocked at how good it was because we knew who had brought it to the covered dish … [Read more...]

How to make Crayon Canvas Art

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How to make Crayon Canvas Art   If you are looking for something fun to do with your kids, why not try this crayon canvas art? It's a super easy project to do and what kid doesn't like to make a little mess? I found this project on Pinterest and there are a million different ways you can do this project, but I decided to keep it simple for my first try. My little girl loved helping me with this project, and it only costs about $8 to make! I found the canvas at Wal*mart for $4! Here … [Read more...]

“Class Of” T-shirt project

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"Class of" T-shirt Project   My little girl is entering Kindergarten in just 2 short days, so I wanted to do a t-shirt project to help create some fun first day memories! I think this project is a great way to shake up the classic first day of school pictures each year. I'm looking forward to seeing my little girl grow into her Class of 2025 shirt over the years, until one day (gasp) she will be in a senior in Highschool wearing that same shirt she wore on her first day of … [Read more...]

Kids Play Dough Recipe

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Kids Play Dough Recipe   Kids Play Dough Recipe- Looking for something fun to do with your kids on a rainy day this summer? How about making some homemade playdough? All you need is a few ingredients and about 15 mins and you can make your own playdough! This play dough looks and feels just like the kind you get in the store, and costs very little to make! It's a great project to make with your kids too! Here what you will need to make this Kids Play Dough Recipe: 3 Cups of … [Read more...]

Crafting with Kids: Why Waste a Baking Fail?

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Crafting with Kids So this week was my step-moms birthday. Trying to be sneaky my daughter and I made cupcakes to surprise her with. Cute Right?? First, let’s start at the beginning! So we got everything measured out and mixed together and my daughter helped me scoop the batter into the cupcake tin so we could bake them. Somewhere in-between turning the oven on to what I swore was 350 and filling the cupcake liners my oven got bumped up to somewhere around 600 degrees!!! Yup…you read that … [Read more...]

Make your own Bubble Refill Station!

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Make your own Bubble Refill Station!   Make your own Bubble Refill Station just in time for spring and summer! I don't know about you, but my little girl loves bubbles, in fact, bubbles was her first word! In the spring and summer you can find us outside blowing bubbles, and we have all kinds of different bubbles. I found this awesome Bubble Refill Station and I knew I just had to make one! This would be awesome if you have more than one kid blowing bubbles, and it can save you some … [Read more...]

Cheap and Easy Crafts for Kids- FREE Ebook!

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Cheap and Easy Crafts for Kids-FREE Ebook!   Keep your kids and your wallet happy with these amazingly fun and easy recycled crafts! The Cheap and Easy Crafts for Kids: 9 Recycled Crafts eBook, brought to you by AllFreeKidsCrafts.com, is a collection of great, affordable ideas for craft projects the whole family can make and enjoy together. Families who craft together, stay together. Make toys, decorations, and gifts that will forever be wrapped in fond family memories with the … [Read more...]

How to make a Tutu

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How to make a No-Sew Tutu do you have a little girl that loves to dress up? I sure do, and we have a huge box of dress up clothes, most of them made by me! It's so much cheaper (and more fun!) to make your own stuff! My little girl loves it because she can pick out exactly what she wants as far as colors and fabrics go! This Tutu took me about an hour to make, and there is no sewing, so anyone can do it! … [Read more...]