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Fun Arts and Crafts Projects for Kids

Creative activities to do with kids throughout the year…for all seasons, holidays, and gifts…STEM included!

 

 

GRANDPARENTS-GRANDCHILDREN ACTIVITIES | HOW TO CHOOSE

Choosing Grandparents-Grandchildren Activities Needs Think-Ahead Planning Recently, I was asked how do you choose grandparents-grandchildren activities and what makes a good grandparent. So...I did some research. I asked experts...our grandchildren. Here are some honest responses: always there for us unconditional love...especially when your teen grandchild comes with an attitude (her mom added) makes us feel special does things we like to do fun...Poppy is better    Side note: This weekend when I asked my grandkids what [...]

32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for Kids [Links List]

List: 32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for Kids [links] to enjoy along with popular post 32 Fun Thanksgiving Poems for Kids (Thanksgiving turkey themed poems) To go along with my popular 32 Fun Thanksgiving Poems for Kids (mostly Thanksgiving turkey themed poems), I'm sharing with you 32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for Kids. Introduce your children or students to November's Thanksgiving theme with three of the 32 Fun Thanksgiving Poems for Kids and three of the 32 [...]

13 Scary Children’s Halloween Poems | Party Ideas

13 spooky, creepy children's Halloween poems add to the fun for a Halloween themed party or sleepover the weekend before Halloween...with links to more Halloween party ideas below. Children are already excited about the spookiest holiday celebration and the thrill of wearing their Halloween costume, whether it be ghoulish or glamorous, or something in between. Children's Halloween parties are fun and a great opportunity to involve children in the creative planning. The anticipation of surprising [...]

9 Memorial Day Activities To Make Your Day Memorable

...Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy. Doc Hastings Memorial Day Activities Made Memorable Have we lost the true meaning of Memorial Day? For many, I fear, it marks the beginning of summer with Memorial Day activities without any reference to the true meaning of the day: three-day weekend [...]

Teddy Bear Picnic Party Treats

Teddy Bear Day Picnic Party Have a Teddy Bear Picnic Party with special Teddy Bear treats. Make a memory with your kids or grandkids. Perhaps it's Teddy Bear's birthday soon! Schools may celebrate Teddy Bear Day on September 9, but that's not the only day you can have Teddy Bear fun...Invite your kids or grandkids (and their Teddy Bear friends) to enjoy some very special Teddy Bear Picnic Party Treats (inside or outside). Use a Teddy Bear shaped invitation Choose some fun [...]

National Parks Week: 3 Ways to Enjoy – Air Wick, Disney, Honest Tea

National Parks Week To celebrate National Parks Week, all 401 National Parks have free admission and events planned. Can you name the names of the 401 National Parks? I certainly can't, and if I did then this post would be too long. If I've peaked your curiousity, the National Park Service can help you with their names and locations on their website. Do you know which naturalist was the first to persuade President Harrison to [...]

Irish Ancestors Bring Surprises – Find Yours

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by searching for Irish ancestors. If you hurry, Ancestry.com will let you search their Irish databases for free from now until the end of St. Patrick's Day. Irish Ancestors in Your Closet On St. Patrick's Day, everyone is Irish. Who knows, you may really have some Irish ancestors in your closet.  I found more than I knew I had; for some reason, my maternal grandmother never told me she had a huge Irish [...]

6 Valentine Handprint Poems and 10 Valentine Designs

Valentine Handprint Poems Valentine handprint poems for mom, dad, grandma, grandpa (aunts, and uncles too) sent with love bring a smile and joy to the heart. I've created a collection of 6 Valentine handprint poems, complete with handprint designs, for you to search for the perfect Valentine for favorite relatives...and friends, too. Don't forget your child's teacher, babysitter, and bus driver! Everyone loves to feel special and Valentine handprint poems can do just that...take a [...]

Grandparents Handmade Valentines | Valentine Poem

Grandparents' handmade valentines and Valentine Poem. The best Valentines grandparents receive are the Valentines that their grandchildren made themselves...at least for us, they are! I don't think any grandparent would disagree. As my children can attest to, they'll tell you I'm sentimental and love a poem in my Valentine...so...I've written a simple Valentine Poem (see below) for grandchildren to include with their handmade Valentine for their grandparents. Retype, print, or write the poem on a white paper [...]