Toilet Paper Roll Crafts: Swirly Snake

Toilet Paper Crafts: Swirly Snake

 

With a young child in the house, we tend to keep many items to use in crafts. There is never a shortage of egg cartons or toilet paper tubes in my house. Here is a quick and simple craft to do with toilet paper tubes. There are so many fun creatures you can make with what you have around the house. 

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Homemade Christmas Tree Ornaments: Salt Dough

Homemade Christmas Tree Ornaments: Salt Dough Yesterday while we were in the midst of having our house painted, I decided to try to occupy Clayton (almost 3yrs) with a craft. Not having many options in my craft bags, I opted for whipping up a batch of Salt Dough. As I picked a few Christmas/Winter theme … Read more

DIY Paints for the Kids!

DIY Paints for the Kids! Painting is something I have always loved. There is something so rewarding about using your hands to create. Taking blobs of colour and making them into something. I also love to get messy, and these paint recipes for kids are the perfect way to share my love of painting with … Read more

Preschool Craft: Pom Pom Maze

Preschool Craft: Pom Pom Maze Clayton loves pom poms. We had some paper tubes duct taped to the side of our island in the kitchen for a while, and he would drop the pom poms through them. Since it has been gone for a little while, I thought about how I could bring it back … Read more

Blackout Drawing

Blackout Drawing As I sat here on the weekend colouring with Clayton, I remembered something I had done as a kid. We had a large bulletin board on our kitchen wall. One time (probably more), I covered it in a large sheet of paper, and started colouring, random colours and designs on it, using pencil … Read more

Craft Kits: Making Craft Time Easy

  Crafts are so much fun with children, but have you ever noticed their short attention span leads to lots of extra “fun” if you are not prepared? Hauling out the craft box and letting my little guy go through it is exciting and creative, but often times leads to a sheet of paper with … Read more