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HAPPY Holidays: Christmas Gift Tags from Your Child’s Artwork!

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Hello, friends! I'm Kierste, the girl behind the blog Simply Kierste, and I'm delighted to be here today! I love doing projects with my kids, and this not only includes them, but highlights their creations. Yesterday afternoon I asked my kids to draw me some Christmas pictures--anything they wanted. We brought out the markers and the white paper, and they went to town. I took their artwork, and … [Read more...]

Count Up To Christmas Interactive Advent Calendar – FREE Printables!

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I got a little carried away with the FloraCraft Challenge this month. Here's another project I made using their foam. I love advent calendars. I have a ceramic set that is beautiful and since it's breakable I don't let my kids play with it. So I thought it would be fun to create an advent calendar that kids can play with and interact with. How it works is I print and cut out each advent … [Read more...]

10 Minute Gift Idea – Tic Tac Toe Game!

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Each month, FloraCraft has sent me a lovely box of foam and craft goodies (and thanks to them for sponsoring the post!).  This month they asked me to create a little gift idea. I thought it would be fun to make a little gift that's so fast and easy to make. And my kids loved playing with it!! This is a super easy and fun gift idea. Here's how to make it: … [Read more...]

Easy Paper Plate Halloween Masks!

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I'm so excited to be a part of the new Michaels Makers team, sponsors of this post! This month Michaels asked us to make a costume idea for Halloween. And I thought it would be fun to make some easy masks. This craft is so fun to make with kids. My kids loved making them! I was surprised, even my 15 year old loved coming up with mask ideas. We had a great afternoon together getting … [Read more...]

Gift Idea: Easy Decoupaged Tile Magnets!

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Hi, everyone! It's Amy from Positively Splendid, and I'm excited to be here today with a super simple craft project that would make terrific gifts for the upcoming holidays. These decoupaged tile magnets require just a handful of supplies and a very short amount of time to make, and they are a wonderful stocking stuffer idea or little gift idea to surprise a special friend, teacher, or … [Read more...]

Easy Candy Halloween Treats

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Hi All! It's Taryn from Design, Dining and Diapers and I'm kicking off the week with some Easy Candy Halloween Treats! Halloween is such a fun time of year get creative with your kids and have a little treat too! I see so many festive snack ideas out there but I really wanted something that was kid friendly and easy for my 3 year old to help with Using basic items that can be found around … [Read more...]

Free Back To School Printable

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Hi All! It’s Taryn again from Design, Dining and Diapers and it’s always an honor to be at TT&J for the day. So who is ready for school to start? Or have your kiddos already headed back to the books? With the start of a fresh new school year, it’s a good time to encourage kids to stay on track with homework so I am providing you with a FREE BACK TO SCHOOL PRINTABLE to say just that. When … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Summertime DIY Kids Projects!

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My kids get out of school for the Summer in just a few days!! I can't believe it! I was so excited to see so many fun Summertime projects linked up! Here are 20 to inspire you! DIY Bubble Wand @ Hello Little Home Roll a Number Math Game @ Dolen Diaries  Easy DIY Kids Chalkboard Tray @ The Casual Craftlete    Firework Confetti Sticks @ A Pumpkin and a Princess  … [Read more...]

Get Organized in 2014: Make a Popsicle Stick & Mason Jar Chore Chart!

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Make a Mason Jar and Popsicle Stick Chore Chart. This is an easy project for 2014!! Supplies Needed: … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: DIY New Year’s Eve Ball

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Hi all! I am so thrilled to be back here with Jen celebrating the holidays! I wanted to share with you a super easy and quick craft to whip up for New Year’s Eve. Whether you are having a big ole party or just hangin in your pj’s….this DIY New Year’s Eve Ball is sure to be a hit! These are perfect for the kids to whip up. This one ball took me 3 minutes to make....I love a quick craft!! … [Read more...]