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This Skeleton Craft Is Perfect for Halloween & Día de los Muertos

Keep it classic, or add color and sparkle for Día de los Muertos.

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The Simple Magic of a Costume

“So many of us are overwhelmed with bad news and stress that we can’t see any magic in this world or believe we have any sort of power to change the world around us for the better.”

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Get Your Baseball Fix at Home with the Chicago White Sox

Taking the family out to the ballgame has been put on pause. . . but the Chicago White Sox are easing the pain with stay-at-home activities for their littlest fans.

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Make 100 Different DIY Projects Using Only 10 Items from Michaels

If you have these ten items on hand you can keep your kids crafting for days on end.

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Tray Play: 10 Fun High Chair Activities for Baby

Need a minute to start dinner or finish the dishes? Try these 10 clever ideas to busy your baby in the high chair.

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This 7-Year-Old Went to Hilarious Lengths to Prove That Santa Isn’t Real

It’s that time of year again, when children of a certain age start to cast some serious side-eye at this whole “Santa Claus” thing. There are millions of children who buy into the magic—I even let my kid believe in…

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10 Art Activities That You Can Set Up in Minutes

These super-simple ideas can turn open after-school time into a creative adventure in no time.

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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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Come On, Prancer! How to Make a Pinecone Reindeer

Got a few pinecones and some glue? You’re about 15 minutes away from making one of the cutest woodland creatures to grace your table since that Thanksgiving turkey.

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Dream Big: 6 Inspired Crafts that Celebrate Roald Dahl

Get your littles in a Dahl state-of-mind with these awesome crafts inspired by his books.

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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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How to Make a Flower Bouquet with Only 3 Supplies

Make a bouquet of vibrant flowers. No soil, water or sunlight required!

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Mapping Portland, Real and Imagined, at the Portland Children’s Museum

Flex your creative muscles with an artist in residence. But don’t wait–this unique onsite experience is only happening until March 26!

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Ways to Dress Up Your Pet Rock

Simple and fantastically fun ways to get your pet rock the outfit he or she deserves.

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5 Easy Ways to Make The Cat in the Hat

Need an easy afternoon activity? We’ve found 5 simple (& oh so awesome) ways to make The Cat in the Hat.

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Make a Bug Catcher

Catch bugs in style this summer with this easy DIY bug catcher.

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Beyond Peekaboo: 13 Games for Creative Play

From recycled bottle bowling to mini pom-pon scooping, here are ideas for game-time fun even babies can enjoy.

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Carefree Crafting: Make A May Day Bouquet

Forget hoisting a maypole. Instead, create a cool paper bouquet in just a few simple steps.

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New & Cool: Kiwi Crate Debuts Exclusive Line at Target

You didn’t think you could love Target more that you already do. It turns out you can.

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Kil’n Time: Tour the Heath Ceramics Factory

Whether you covet the Heath Ceramics you received as a wedding gift or merely dream of the day you’ll own (and can afford) such fab goods, we bet that you never even imagined that the Heath Ceramics factory is a…

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10 Springtime Flower Crafts That Bloom All Year

You’ve already seen how the crafty DIYers at Kiwi Crate can turn household items into fun toys, now watch them make a colorful bouquet of Springtime flowers using nothing more than the craft supplies you’ve got stockpiled around the house. …

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Share the Love: 8 Sweet Valentine’s Day Activities

Valentine’s Day is about more that wooing and cooing—more than expensive dinners and chocolates. It’s a great opportunity to show your kids how to express their love and appreciation for parents, friends, grandparents, and even special teachers. For valentines with…

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