Category Archives: Crafts

DIY Minecraft Light Up Blocks (with free printable)

DIY Minecraft Light Up Blocks (with free printable)

Tackle some real Minecrafting with the kids by making a set of Minecraft light up blocks in Emerald, Diamond, Redstone and Glowstone! I’ve got a free printable to help you out–and a giveaway! (Just a reminder, Minecraft is owned by Notch Development. Download your copy here! This post is not sponsored, it’s just full of fan-o-rificContinue Reading

Kid Craft: Coffee Filter Parachute Guy

Kid Craft: Coffee Filter Parachute Guy

Have you ever picked up a dollar store parachute man that was a total failure? No matter how hard your kid tries, it just refuses to open up…and instead plummets to the ground in a tangle of pitiful plastic and string. I’ve got the answer for you: coffee filter parachute guys! They’re simple to make and a joy toContinue Reading

Kid Craft: DIY Crayon Caddy

Kid Craft: DIY Crayon Caddy

I don’t know who manages to keep their crayons in the original boxes–the darn things just end up dumped in a box. (Or is that just at my house?) We found this crayon caddy idea somewhere a few years back and blogged about it on the old St. Louis Motherhood blog. The old blog company,Continue Reading