This felt corner bookmarks craft just needs a few basic craft supplies and is a great way to introduce sewing to kids! Hi there, Kenarry readers! It’s Kelly from Typically Simple and I’m so excited to be back this month with a fun craft project you can make with the kids. Now I usually share […]
Kid Ideas: Easy and Fun Crafts and Activities for Kids and Families
Whether you’re looking to entertain kids with homemade crayons, plan the perfect Star Wars themed Birthday Party, or decorate a fun but simple outer space bedroom you’ll find what you need for the all kids in your life right here. We’ve got plenty of art projects to keep them busy and get their creative juices flowing, teacher gift ideas to thank the village of educators helping your child grow, and kid-friendly recipes that will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.
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Here’s a list of some of our favorite projects and ideas for kids and parents!
Create a fun and festive Minions Birthday Cake using frosting, toy figurines and candy eyeballs. This easy Despicable Me party idea will be a blockbuster hit with your kids! When it comes to our boys’ birthdays, I like to keep things as simple and easy as possible. One of my favorite ways to do that […]
Use this easy tutorial to create Monster Cupcakes with swirl frosting and googly candy eyes for Halloween or for a birthday treat at a party. When our oldest son turned seven a few months ago, he was very specific about what he wanted to bring for his birthday treats at school. In the past, he’s […]
Dress your child up in one of the 15 cutest homemade Halloween costumes for kids. This collection includes the most adorable DIY costume ideas. A few weeks ago, I shared a tutorial for how to make a DIY firefly costume. My boys were SO cute as little lightning bugs going door-to-door last year in their […]
Need a cute Halloween dress up idea for your children? Today, I’ll show you how to make a lightning bug or firefly costume for kids with this sewing tutorial and a few other costume pieces. The DIY wings even light up to help keep your child safe on Halloween night. I’ve got to be honest […]
Use colorful playroom wall decor to make a gallery wall that’s fun and educational for kids. Your children will especially love having a magnetic marker board and bold art featuring their favorite animals in their playroom. A while back, our boys who are now ages 7 and 4 1/2 were begging to share a bedroom. […]
The most perfect allergy friendly carrot cake I have ever tried is right at your fingertips! If you don’t have any allergies, but just love carrot cake I insist you try this recipe too. It’s a treat that can be enjoyed during kid’s parties or even tea parties. This is Alycia from Our Homestead Where My […]
Make an amazingly easy Dinosaur Birthday Cake and discover other simple party ideas to celebrate your child’s birthday with Jurassic style. You could also use some of these easy ideas for an “Over the Hill” party to celebrate a special milestone birthday. It’s no secret that four year olds love dinosaurs. Especially four year old […]
Who says you can’t have your fun and eat it too? This recipe for Edible Two Ingredient Silly Putty is a kid activity that’s fun for the whole family. Hey Kenarry readers! It’s me, Trish, back again. This time I brought along a replacement word for the age-old phrase, “who says you can’t have your cake and eat […]