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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!



12 Water Play Gifts for Grandfather and Grandchild Fun

Water Play Gifts for Grandpa Father's Day is approaching. Have you thought about water play gifts? The big question for our grandchildren is what to get Poppy, Pop Pop, and Daddy for their day of honor? Since we spend many days at the beach during the summer and our grandson loves water play, I've come up with some water play themed gifts that both his grandfathers and Daddy can enjoy with him. Benefits of Water [...]

Kids Spring Party | Spring Cupcakes and Crafts

A Kids Spring Party with Spring Basket Cupcakes and Spring crafts by cleverly creative moms is surely a recipe for a fun-filled Kids Spring Party. Kids Spring Party Crafts Just for fun, have your children invite some friends over for a Kids Spring Party to celebrate the season. Some activities could be, in addition to decorating their own Spring basket cupcakes... Water Bottle Flowers Craft for Kids 15 Adorable Ladybug Craft Ideas Fingerprint Hot Air [...]

Kids Cooking | How to Make Easter Bunny Cakes

Easter Bunny Cakes Getting ready for Easter? Looking for fun Easter desserts for your grandchildren to prepare for your family's Easter dinner? How about making Bunny Cakes? Here's a way you can join with your grandkids (whether in the same kitchen or separate kitchens using Skype) to learn how to make Bunny this online cooking lesson video together, following the directions and creating your own Bunny Cakes. Who knows, this may be the beginning [...]

Kids Cooking | Easter Cupcake Recipes

Easter Cupcake Recipes Easter cupcakes are an easy and very popular dessert that both children and adults enjoy after a filling dinner. But, the best part about cupcakes is that they are a lot of fun to decorate. For the younger grandchildren, have prepared dyed coconut, small jelly beans, and peeps to create a nest for each peep on top of iced cupcakes. So the older children can feel they are helping too, the following [...]

Quotes About Grandparents, Grandmothers, Grandfathers, and Grandchildren

Quotes About Grandparents and Grandchildren More than 90 Funny and Loving Quotes About Grandparents and Grandchildren for you to enjoy...Share your favorite quotes and use them for Grandparents Day! Remember the TV Hit Comedy, "Kids Say the Darndest Things" (1998 - 2000)? I'm sure there were some funny quotes about grandparents among them. A thought for a newer version today might be Quotes About Grandparents and Grandchildren commenting about each other... Read through the many quotes about grandparents and grandchildren, [...]

Leprechaun Story Books | K – 5 [3 Reviews]

3 enjoyable, colorful Leprechaun Story Books from Albert Whitman & Company Publishers for elementary level children celebrating St. Patrick's Day. St. Patrick's Day is a fun holiday. My maternal great-grandparents were all from Ireland and my son-in-law and oldest granddaughter are blessed with auburn hair, green eyes, and freckles - truly Irish. On St. Patrick's Day, we make Poppy an honorary Irishman and to celebrate our heritage, we enjoy an Irish dinner including authentic Irish Potato [...]

Leprechaun’s Treasure Box Activity | Grandparents | St. Patrick’s Day

I love this St. Patrick's Day Leprechaun's Treasure Box activity. I found it on Disney's Family Fun  to share. Grandparents can complete this fun, creative St. Patrick's Day activity with grandchildren. Distance is not a problem, as long as you allow enough time for your package's timely delivery. Oh, those conniving leprechauns! This St. Patrick's Day activity on the Disney site has since been stolen away. I was blessed with the Luck o' the Irish. I was [...]

Fun Poems | Odd Sock Poem and Craft Projects

Out with the old, in with the new...odd socks! Fun poems odd sock poem. It is the beginning of a New Year so that means revisiting old resolutions and making new ones. One New Year's resolution I keep is to start the New Year by cleaning out drawers and removing unwanted clutter. By getting rid of the old, I'm actually making room for the new that I know will eventually takes its place. The sock [...]

Internal Rhyme Poems: The Christmas Elf Meets the Christmas Mouse

Christmas Elf Poem Merry Christmas to you! The Christmas Elf Meets the Christmas Mouse is an original Christmas poem I wrote using internal rhyme. At the end of The Christmas Elf Meets the Christmas Mouse are a few questions that are meant to be used to open a dialogue about Christmas wishes, the meaning of Christmas, and the simple lesson or two that Elf may have learned from this experience. I would love to hear [...]