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11 Ways to Dress Up Your Front Porch & Door This Halloween

Trick-or-Treaters will be delighted with the crash-landing witch for sure!

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13 Easy Nature Craft Activities (You Only Need a Few Sticks!)

Will your stick become a fairy house or a family portrait? Only you can decide!

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How to Plan a Kid’s Birthday Party on a Budget

You don’t have to bring in that expensive face painter to make it a memorable celebration!

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All the Things Teachers Really Want This Year

Skip the coffee mugs and crayon artwork, these classroom supplies are in high-demand this school year.

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Easy Confetti Party Craft Perfect for New Year’s Eve

Ring in 2021 with an activity that really pops.

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This Easy DIY Card Is the Next Best Thing to Giving an Actual Hug

Want to send a hug through the mail? We’ve got the cutest card that does just that.

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The Do’s & Don’t’s of Halloween Celebrations during a Pandemic

“How you can still have a happy, healthy, and safe Halloween!”

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S’mores Science Project: A Sweet Conclusion

Learn how to make s’mores by harnessing the energy of the sun!

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You Can Still Travel around the World with Kids from Home

“Though we can’t go out and experience other countries in person right now, we can still give our children the world. By inspiring them to discover world cultures from home, we can keep their wanderlust alive and foster their development as global citizens.”

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10 Simple, Fun & Crazy Hat Ideas

On National Hat Day, or any day, your kids will go wild for these easy hat crafts.

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8 Useful Ways to Upcycle Your Scrap Paper

Before sending your paper goods off to recycling heaven, check out our ideas for upcycling your remnants into cool creations.

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It’s Witchcraft! Make This Little Broomstick Bookmark in No Time at All

Today we’re celebrating Witch Day. Little witchy-poos everywhere will be over the moon for this sweet and simple little craft that they can actually use all year long.

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If You’ve Got It, Haunt It: Easy Ghost Craft

We’re calling it. Today is Haunted House Day and we’ve got the “boo-torial” on how to make the world’s easiest Halloween craft. Follow along the easy, step-by-step guide and make something clever with the kids!

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Eerie Entry: How to Turn Your Door into a Monster

Monster Day, you say? You and your little monsters will love this easy tutorial that will have you living with a (friendly) monster at home in next-to-no time.

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10 Animal Masks You Can Easily Make in One Afternoon

Feeling fur-ocious? Try this easy lion mask plus 9 other simple creature crafts that will leave your littles howling for joy.

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Tip the Scales with 10 Easy Dragon Crafts

From magical dragon eggs to a no-sew mask, we’ve rounded up 10 projects to make your littles roar.

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7 Sensory Arts & Craft Projects for Children with Autism

Children diagnosed with autism tend to struggle with sensory stimulation, from the touch, noise, taste, or other sensitivities. Here are 7 sensory arts and crafts activities are designed to help overcome sensory difficulties.

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A Menorah You Can Make in One Afternoon

This adorable (and affordable) DIY menorah will be light up your celebration in a big way.

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Easy Halloween Decorations You Can Make for About $5

Get ready for a spooky good time with these affordable ideas.

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Curiouser and Curiouser: 6 “Alice in Wonderland” Crafts to Spark Creativity

Today is Mad Hatter Day (in this style, 10/6) so we’ve put together a crazy awesome collection of Alice in Wonderland-inspired projects.

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These Kid Drawings of the World Cup Are Way Better than Any Instant Replay

ESPN host and dad Scott Van Pelt came up with the most brilliant way to skirt rebroadcast rights online.

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Why Don’t Dads Get as Much for Father’s Day as Moms Do for Mother’s Day?

Have you ever wondered if dads get less loot for Father’s Day? Well, the answer might not surprise you.

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This Is How One Non-Crafty Mom Is Making New Glitter Goals

I’ll be the first to admit that craftiness doesn’t come easily to me. I blame my sixth-grade social studies project. We had to make a likeness of a famous person from history, using only a styrofoam ball, a soda bottle,…

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Fly the Friendly Skies with 11 Great (Air)crafts

Today is National Aviation Day and we’ve got the schematics for everything from toilet paper roll airplanes to private runways, so gear up and get ready for high altitude fun!

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I Asked Teachers What They Really Need from Parents & Here’s What They Said

Teachers share the supplies they’d love from parents (& the one free thing that means the most).

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How to Build & Float Your Own Mini Sailboat

Today is National Lighthouse Day and we hope it’s a day you sail through. Here’s what you need to make your own mini sailboat to guide you through the week.

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25 Ways to Make Your Two-Year-Old’s Play Time Even Better

Keep this list of easy activities in your back pocket to make play time a breeze.

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How to Turn Your Child into a Bunny

They are cuddly, have soft ears and nibble at their food: your kiddos are halfway to being bunnies already so why not embrace their rabbit side?

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Let’s Make a Birdhouse with Milk Cartons

Photo: Leah Singer
Attention parents (or fellow crafters)!
Need something to do with your kids this weekend? Look no further! My daughter, Sophie, and her friend made birdhouses together.

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Today Is National Make a Hat Day

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Today Is National Make a Hat Day

Put a lid on it.

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From rainbows to bunny ears we’ve got more than 10 creative takes on homemade hats.

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Find out what our staff does to their kids during…

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Today Is Blue Day

 

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Today Is Blue Day

We can azure you, this day will rock.

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When it comes to easy bake, these blueberry muffins win everytime.

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Make something truly blue-tiful out of an old shoebox and some construction paper.…

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Simple Childrens’ Party Activities

Every children’s party is different – indoor, outdoor, tons of guests or a sleepover for a few close friends – but at some point, adults start looking for ways to control the chaos. All that energy needs to be directed…

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My Kid Eats Off of the Floor and I’m Okay With That

I was scrolling down my Facebook timeline and a friend posted a pic of a kid on the floor at a restaurant. He was probably about three or four and was quietly eating his food while his parents sat at…

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Tie It Up! 6 Crafts & Activities That Use String

Give your paint brushes and construction paper an afternoon off and turn to one of the most underrated craft supplies hiding in your house: String!

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The Easiest 30-Minute Dolphin Craft

For this dolphin craft all you need is about 30 minutes and a handful of supplies we bet you already have in your house.

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