Category Archives: Crafts

Glowing Ghost Craft for Kids

Glowing Ghost Craft for Kids

Recently I got to meet Michaels Creative Expert Jo Pearson, who is the Fairy Godmother of Glitter. Jo was on hand when Michaels unveiled their new store layout to a bunch of crafty St. Louis bloggers, including little ol’ me. Disclaimer: Michaels provided me with free craft supplies for this post. All opinions are myContinue Reading

No Carve, Kid Decorated Halloween Pumpkins

No Carve, Kid Decorated Halloween Pumpkins

If your kids are too small to carve a jack-o-lantern this Halloween, try a snazzy no carve pumpkin instead! You can decorate real pumpkins, cute little mini pumpkins, or faux pumpkins. Foam pumpkins are super versatile. Your kid can decorate the pumpkin over and over again, all month long. Then when Halloween is over, pop offContinue Reading

Paper Pumpkin Craft for Fall

Paper Pumpkin Craft for Fall

I  like to browse through Pinterest just about as much as any other mom, but the level of craftiness on display out there is just…overwhelming. So if you want a post on how to make something Uber Awesome for Halloween, then head over to our local crafty Goddess, Cheryl at TidyMom. Seriously, this mom is like St. Louis’ ownContinue Reading

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