Archive for the ‘Kid Fun!’ Category

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!
Our family really enjoyed the latest Star Wars movie – it was so sentimental and fun for my husband and I to introduce Star Wars to our daughter! And I can’t tell you how happy it made me as a mom to see a female lead! Rey became a family favorite instantly, and my daughter immediately asked...
January 27th, 2016 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!
Aren’t Cardboard box costumes the best? There always seem to be a mound of boxes laying around our garage, and this Hot Air Balloon Costume is the perfect use for them! Not only is this DIY costume super unique, it’s also very easy to make. Here’s how… You Will Need: A Cardboard...
September 29th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

5 Tips for a Roald Dahl’s “Matilda” Costume

5 Tips for a Roald Dahl’s “Matilda” Costume
It’s fun to dress like a character in a book, isn’t it? So often schools around the country pick a day, when they ask students to come to school in a costume that represents their favorite literary hero or heroine! This year we are enjoying several novels by beloved children’s author...
September 15th, 2015 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!
Do you have a science or astronomy fan in your house? We do! And I love supporting the kiddo and her quest to learn more about the stars. Suddenly nothing is cooler than a movie or TV show set in space! Star Wars anyone? Dr. Who? She is in! Our families love of all things sci-fi, is what inspired today’s...
September 4th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More

Make a Floating Pirate Ship – out of Recyclables!

Make a Floating Pirate Ship – out of Recyclables!
There’s just something about boats that just draws kids in! Perhaps, because boats are a symbol of freedom and adventure – every child I know is fascinated with them. This DIY Ship is both easy to make, and cheap! It uses products you are likely to have laying around your house, like a milk...
August 27th, 2015 | All things Disney, Beach, Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

5 Facts Your Kids Should know – before seeing Disney’s Newsies!

5 Facts Your Kids Should know – before seeing Disney’s Newsies!
I’m so thrilled to be taking my family to see Disney’s Newsies soon! I grew up loving the movie version, and remember the movie as being such a high energy, empowering production – I can’t wait to witness it live! But it occurred to me that part of what I most enjoyed when I first...
April 29th, 2015 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Window Cling Valentines {Free Printable!}

Window Cling Valentines {Free Printable!}
Valentines Day! I know some people aren’t fans – but I have always adored it! And one of my favorite childhood memories is of handing out Valentines to my class in school every Valentines Day. That’s why I love helping my own daughter make Valentines each year, and Valentine printables...
February 5th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Monster Bagels! A Halloween Snack!

Monster Bagels! A Halloween Snack!
How much fun is it to come up with funny & scary food for Halloween parties? This recipe takes very few ingredients and no time at all to whip up! You might even say, it’s dead easy! Wink, wink. My daughter affectionately named the this treat the …Bagels of Doom! Bwah Ha ha ha!!! You...
October 5th, 2014 | General, Kid Fun!, Recipes | Read More

It’s Liquid! It’s Solid! It’s {Oobleck}

It’s Liquid! It’s Solid! It’s {Oobleck}
Kids love making slime, right? But what if you could teach a fun science lesson and have fun making slime? It’s easy and it’s called Oobleck! Oobleck is non-newtonian fluid. Which means it’s both a solid AND a liquid! When you pour Oobleck it acts as a liquid, oozing out of your hands....
September 22nd, 2014 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

10 {EASY} Halloween Costumes and Cash Giveaway!

10 {EASY} Halloween Costumes and Cash Giveaway!
Halloween is fast approaching, and parents everywhere are trying to figure out easy, cheap costumes for their kids! Here are some amazingly easy Halloween Costume Ideas that you dont need to be a super crafty genius to do! And bonus:  if scroll to the bottom of the list, you can also win some cold hard...
September 18th, 2014 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun!, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More