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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...]

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...]

Great Ideas — 20 Summertime DIY Kids Projects!

20 projects to keep your kids entertained this Summer! #kidscrafts

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...]

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...]

Happy Holidays: Waterless Snow Globes

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Hey there!  I'm Kate from Chic on a Shoestring Decorating.  I'm a budget-friendly interior decorator, DIY-er, and stay-home mom.  I'm SO excited to be here guest posting at Tatertots & Jello.  Jen is such a talented lady and sweetheart, thanks for having me!  Today I'm going to share with you a super cheap and easy Christmas craft you can do with your kids... water-less snow globes.  This is a … [Read more...]

Summer Lemonade Stand Free Printables!!

Summer Lemonade Stand Printables at Tatertots & Jello

 It's just not summer without a lemonade stand, right?? We finally made our kids a stand out of some scrap wood in the garage. They had a great time at the stand on the Fourth of July. And even if you don't have a stand, you can make a lemonade stand with a table and this free printable! Here's a shot of my kids and their stand. We took this printable and made one for Italian Sodas. I'll … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Summertime Kids Crafts!

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Are you looking for some fun ideas to do with your kids this summer? Here are 20 awesome ideas that were linked up to the party this week. I can't wait to try them out with my kids!! There are ideas for all different age groups. Summer Travel Cups @ Sugar Beans Toilet Paper Birdhouse @ Sew-Crafty Kids Tin Can Stilts @ Gingerly Made Sit & Scoot @ Craft, Interrupted … [Read more...]