Alligator Affirmation Box
This craft project would have caught my eye simply because it is made by recycling several different household trash items (and I love recycling crafts), but the fact that it can be used to help a child’s self-esteem really made …

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Lion Mask

The moment I saw this mask is reminded me of The Lion King. If you have ever seen any advertising or playbills from any performance of The Lion King, you just might agree with me!

I am excited to make …

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Paper Plate Shark Craft
Would you have ever guessed that the perfect use for a clean paper plate was a set of shark teeth? Follow these directions shared on the Almost Unschooler blog and discover how easy it is. They were originally going to …

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10 cow crafts for cow appreciation day

Did you know that today is Cow Appreciation Day? This special day seems to be created for publicity by a popular chicken restaurant — if you dress up as a cow you can get free food — I think it …

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Wiggly Worm Marionette
What can you make from a collection of styrofoam balls? This adorable marionette!

Not only will kids have a lot of fun making one of these inch worm puppets, they will enjoy playing with it. Encourage them to put on …

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Popsicle Stick Stars
Are you still looking for a fun project for Independence Day? If so, this might be perfect. Show the kids how easy it is to make patriotic stars using 5 popsicle sticks and red, white and blue paint.

Follow along

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Paper Roll and Handprint Bald Eagle Craft
This cute bald eagle is made with little more than a cardboard tube and paper. You simply draw a simple beak and feet and then trace around your child’s hands. Have them paint it all, including the cardboard tube and …

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Helicopter Seed Dragonfly Craft
Next time you have the kids out for a walk, look for the supplies needed to make this adorable dragonfly craft. From nature, you will need a couple ‘helicopter’ seeds from a maple tree and a twig. From your craft …

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Wind-Up Paper Butterflies
This craft caught my eye because it is very timely, at least where I live. Now that we have some flowers blooming and nice weather, we have started seeing a variety of colorful butterflies.  These colorful butterflies make me want …

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DIY Duct Tape Hobby Horse

Discover how you can show your kids create their own hobby horses using the most unlikely of materials. All you need is 3 empty spaghetti boxes, some colorful duct tape, a dowel and these directions shared by Meri. These are …

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School of Cardboard Tube Fish
I know my family will be doing some fishing this weekend so I thought I would share a fun and simple fish craft… Just for the fun of it! We will make these fish after we are done fishing for …

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12 Projects for World Turtle Day
Today is World Turtle Day. Why not celebrate by making your own turtle? You can use a variety of household and craft items to make a collection of fun and unique turtles for yourself and everyone else.

1 – Use …

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DIY Bird Feeders
You don’t have to go to the store and spend a lot of money to decorate your yard and feed the birds. Sara, from Mom Endeavors, shared directions to help you make colorful bird feeders using a few simple …

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Paper Bag Frog Puppet

National Frog Month, observed in the month of April, is almost over, so why not celebrate the end of this month by making an adorable frog puppet. Follow the suggestions Amanda shares and you can create a one-of-a-kind play thing …

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Paper Bag Nest Counting Game
This time of year there are plenty of birds flying around building nests so I think this educational project is very timely.

Niccola, from An Idea on Tuesday, had some paper bags left over so she had some fun …

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