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 […]
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.
The kids will love to get their hands dirty making no-cook playdough or playing in a DIY wood sandbox you made for them. You'll also love keeping their game pieces organized and maintaining your sanity on vacation with our best family travel tips.
Here’s a list of some of our favorite projects and ideas for kids and parents!
Today we’re sharing a simple trick to help your kids of all ages to learn skills and feel empowered. This simple trick isn’t exactly a secret, and is easy to implement. I wouldn’t call it a “simple” trick if it wasn’t. The FREE PRINTABLE will help make it fun for your kids and easy for […]
Celebrate summer with balloons, paper rolls and confetti. Learn how to make an easy Dollar Store Kids Confetti Launcher. Happy Summer Kenarry readers! Trish here to celebrate the kick-off of the sunny sizzling season of BBQs and outdoor parties. And to do it with upcycled paper rolls and a few items from the Dollar Store. Today […]
Use these summer bucket list ideas and free printable tools to plan the best summer ever with your family. We’ve even included a printable calendar the kids can decorate and mark up to keep track of events and activities that are coming up in June, July and August. Summer, that blessed season that we in the […]
The weather is finally getting warmer which makes me so happy! Unfortunately with the warmer weather comes the bugs. And that means it’s time to make up some DIY bug spray. Disclosure: This blog post contains affiliate links for products or services we think you’ll like. This means if you make a purchase from one of these links, Kenarry: Ideas for […]
Hello again, my Kenarry friends! It’s Robin from A Home To Grow Old In. I don’t know about you, but it feels like the end of the school year is coming at me at 100 miles per hour! We had fresh snow on the ground earlier this month, and now I’m getting notices about end […]
It’s the day I’ve been waiting for all year — the new live action Beauty and the Beast movie from Walt Disney Studios opens in theaters TODAY! To celebrate, I created Be Our Guest tags as a free printable you can use to make Beauty and the Beast party favors for your Disney themed wedding, a Disney […]
Hi, Kenarry readers! It’s Robin from A Home To Grow Old In. I don’t know what the weather is like in your neck of the woods, but we are having some unseasonably warm weather here. I am just yearning for Spring and anything outdoors! We made a couple of outdoor games last year, and I […]
These cute little dog finger puppets are a great idea if you need a themed party favor or a craft idea to make with the kids. Hi everyone, I’m Sam from A Happy Home In Holland. And as always, I’m happy to be back to share another cute craft idea with you all here on […]
Do you need last minute Valentine’s Day Cards for your kids to give to friends at school? Here are 12 free printable valentines you can print right now. I love creative valentine cards for the kids to give to their friends at school, don’t you? It’s even better when they’re FREE! Last year, I shared […]
Make the little girl in your life feel just like a Princess with this adorable DIY Princess crown! It would also be a great addition to a birthday party!
Create Dinosaur Party Favors for children using this free printable treat tag. It’s a great idea for a kid’s birthday or Valentine’s Day at home or school. Our youngest son, who we refer to as “C2” on the blog, is going to 3-School or preschool this year. It’s his first year in school, but he’s eagerly watched […]
Your kids will love this idea for adorable Raccoon Cupcakes. Today we’re sharing an easy decorating tutorial with a video to show you step-by-step how to use frosting to create a fun dessert. Every year in the fall our school hosts a family fun festival. Each grade level has to bring something to support and […]
Your kids will love these Ruler Valentines with a happy face emoticon and googly eyes. These free printable Valentine’s Day cards can stand alone as is or attach to rulers as a school treat for your child’s classroom party. For my oldest son’s valentines each year, we like to create one of a kind cards or tags […]
Homemade heart shaped crayons are an easy and fun craft that’s perfect for Valentine’s Day – or anytime of the year. Hi everyone – it’s Lori from Greco Design Company. This is such a great project to do with your kids – or for your kids. They can even make them for their classmates and friends as a […]
No Cook FROZEN Playdough is a simple way to bring some sparkle and joy into the lives of your little ones after the holidays. It takes you just minutes to make and brings hours of fun to your children. Disclosure: This blog post contains affiliate links for products or services we think you’ll like. This means if you […]
Have you ever wondered how you can organize the toothbrushes in your kid’s bathroom without breaking the bank? Here is a tried and true method that will only cost you a few dollars and a few minutes of your time. When you walk in and pull open the drawer do you ever see something like […]
A hand painted holiday candy dish is an easy craft idea kids can make as Christmas gifts for teachers, grandparents and other special people in their lives. When it comes to teacher gifts and presents for grandparents, I like to involve the boys in the creation of the gifts whenever possible. It’s one small way to […]
I decided to tackle my teen daughter’s bedroom and redo it into a space she would love to hang out in and have friends over. The idea I was working with was a brightly colored, modern bedroom with gold accents. We created a lounge area with the beds that will be perfect for accommodating guests for sleepovers and made a bold statement in the the closet with a removable wallpaper.
Shopping for Christmas presents for young children can be tough, but this holiday gift guide featuring 15 of the best gift ideas for preschoolers ought to help! Even with young children at home, I find it a challenge to know what to get them for holiday and birthday presents. Kent and I limit ourselves to only giving each of […]
These chocolate caramel pretzel bites are so simple to make and so delicious to eat! They have the perfect amount of sweet and salty flavors and make a great treat to package up as a gift! Hi there! It’s Kelly from Typically Simple and I’m excited to be back with a delicious treat recipe that […]