Print off your Printable Leaf Crown for your little one for some fall fun! This autumn activity can be done so many ways.
Even though the kids are back to school we still like to keep a few quick grab activities. We created a great fall printable pack that is full of them! Today we are sharing one with you for free, our Printable Autumn Crown!   This printable is great because it can […]

Free Printable Autumn Crown for Fall Dress Up

This easy Halloween Wreath is the perfect upcycled craft project! Using T-Shirt yarn and sticks from the yard it is an inexpensive Halloween Decoration.
I know, I know, I said that I was done with the Halloween crafts and posts, but I just can’t help myself! I am feeling extremely inspired this year and I have to share with you! On Periscope I was showing how to make t-shirt yarn and I figured I […]

UpCycled Halloween Wreath

Activity Dice Free Printable - Great for preschoolers and toddlers.
My kiddos absolutely love pretending to be animals.  They are constantly crawling like cats or roaring like lions.  So I created a set of printable activity dice.  It has turned their love of make believe into a fun interactive game that they can play together. Playing with our Free Printable […]

Printable Activity Dice – A Free Fun Printable!

Healthy & Organic Toddler Snack Cookies
We have switched full tilt into toddler mode and the taste buds are becoming more and more picky. It has been hard, even with the best organic snacks, to keep an excess of sugar out of V’s diet. I was looking to create an organic toddler snack that I could […]

Healthy & Organic Toddler Snack Cookies

Make this construction paper turkey craft this year! This Thanksgiving craft is going to be a favorite to make over and over!
This is the last of our 3 Twitchetts Turkeys! I think this Construction Paper Turkey Craft is my favorite! You can hang them or place them on the table. This one is for the older kids or even for yourself! We have fun melted crayon turkeys and fine motor turkeys […]

Construction Paper Turkey Craft ~ Thanksgiving Fun!

This fine motor turkey kids craft is fun for all ages! This Thanksgiving day craft is fun to create and adds a cute flare to your windows or fridge for the season.
Halloween is almost here and we will all be switching gears soon to Thanksgiving! Now whether you are a big Thanksgiving fan or not, it’s fun to sneak a craft or two in for the holiday. This fine motor turkey kids craft can be done by little ones of all ages! […]

Turkey Kids Craft ~ Fine Motor Thanksgiving Fun!

Save a few jar lids to make these super cute button practice felt flowers! Fine Motor, Hand eye coordination, and a good skill to master for any kid.
Keeping little hands busy can often be a struggle. And while I usually don’t have a problem with a messy activity, sometimes you just want something simple to throw at them without the worry of cleanup coming later. You need to make yourself a couple of these button practice felt […]

Button Practice Felt Flowers

Handmade Gift Ideas for Children-A gift guide of unique kids gifts ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Birthdays and any other gift giving celebration. Gift ideas for boys and girls.
This year, I headed to Etsy to find handmade gift ideas for children that will create memories and inspire imaginative play.  I had to share some of the amazing gifts that I found so that you can find that perfect gift for every kid on your gift list. Disclosure: Some […]

16 Handmade Gift Ideas For Children

Handmade Gift Ideas for Babies and Toddlers-A gift guide of unique baby and toddler gift ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Birthdays, Baby Showers and any other gift giving celebration. Gift ideas for boys and girls.
My gift list is long this season.  The number of gifts for babies and toddlers that I need to purchase keeps growing and growing.  This year, instead of heading down the plastic filled isles of a box store, I’m heading to the handmade heaven of Etsy. Disclosure: Some of the […]

15 Handmade Gifts For Babies and Toddlers

Handmade Gifts Under $15-A gift guide of unique gift ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Stockings, Easter Baskets, Teacher Appreciation or to top of a baby shower gift. Gift ideas for boys and girls. moms and dads!
Throughout the year, little gift giving opportunities pop up.  From stocking stuffers to Easter baskets, Switch Witch baskets to Teacher Appreciation.  I combed through Etsy and found you some amazing Handmade Gifts Under $15.  Perfect to throw in a basket or finish off a baby shower gift. Disclosure: Some of […]

18 Handmade Gifts Under $15 For The Whole Family

Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms-A gift guide of unique women's gifts ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Mother's Day and any other gift giving celebration.
I went window shopping.  But instead of window shopping in a store that I know hubby won’t walk into, I went window shopping at Etsy and found some amazing Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on […]

16 Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms

Learn through play with these fun Pipe Cleaner Crafts and Activities! From fine motor skills to letters and numbers you are sure to find something fun to do with your kids!
One of the best go-to mediums to pull out with little ones would have to be pipe cleaners. You can turn them into about anything, they are great for fine motor play, and the possibilities for play-based learning are endless! We have gathered some great Pipe Cleaner Crafts & Activities […]

Pipe Cleaner Crafts and Activities

This year for Halloween put out a Teal Pumpkin and stock up on some non-candy treats. Make Halloween fun for all kids!
As you know we love Halloween. From the costumes to the decorations it is just so much fun. We are big fans of non-candy gifts for many reasons, but The Teal Pumpkin Project is by far the most important one! When we were little our parents would always take our […]

The Teal Pumpkin Project

Sweet and Savory Pumpkin Seeds will become a staple of your holiday season.
Earlier this year I shared with you how we love to make brined pumpkin seeds… now I want to share with you a way to season them for the perfect combination of sweet and savory. We always make a batch of classic seeds, a mixture of sea salt and seasoning […]

Sweet and Savory Pumpkin Seeds

Next time you make a melted crayon pumpkin do it with this fun twist! Have a unique Halloween decoration that everyone will love. This fast and easy Halloween craft will become a favorite year after year.
Do you have a bunch of broken crayons at home? Have you seen all of the fun melted crayon pumpkins out there? Well, this one is a little different. A slight little twist to change it up and create a really neat effect. You also end up with a second […]

Melted Crayon Pumpkins With A Twist!

Make these tasty brined pumpkin seeds this year! With the addition of just one step, you will have perfectly crispy pumpkin seeds that everyone will love!
We love to carve pumpkins and we love our pumpkins seeds. This is another one of My Man’s specialties. A few years back he started to make Brined Pumpkin Seeds. We have never looked back!Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link […]

My Man’s Brined Pumpkin Seeds –

There is so many ways to have fun with robots! Robot crafts, activities, printables, and more!
We fully believe that play-based learning is the best way to teach your young children. As we write about in our book, The Undeniable Power of Play, we really encourage you to set up fun activities to let your child explore and develop through play. We have gathered some great […]

Fun with Robots Crafts & Activities for Learning

This Fine Motor Spider Craft is a great way to have some fun while developing your little ones fine motor skills.
There may only be one thing that I like better than a fun craft that my little one can help with. That is when you can tie in a fundamental skill in the process! These fine motor spiders were so fun to make with V. She can continue to take them apart […]

Fine Motor Spiders – A Fun Kid’s Craft

Grab these easy DiY instructions to create your own Magnetic Button Tic Tac Toe to put on your refrigerator. This board sits flush on the fridge and is the perfect little distraction for your kiddos.
My fridge is always covered. Between magnets, pictures, and notes there is always plenty to help distract my youngest while I make dinner. We have a new addition that I wanted to share with you today, our button tic tac toe magnet game. Now my youngest doesn’t really get tic tac toe […]

Button Tic Tac Toe – DiY Magnet Game

Handmade Halloween Costumes-If you don't have time to make your costumes, try buying your outfit from Etsy! These are handmade and perfect!
Halloween is right around the corner and while I really want my kiddos to wear handmade Halloween costumes, I have no idea when I’m going to find the time to make them this year…not to mention the fact that my sewing skills are next to nothing.  So this year, I’m heading […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes ~ An Etsy Roundup

Create a fun pumpkin totem pole for a quick and easy Halloween decoration! DiY instructions for making your own weathered plastic pumpkins too!
You know those bright pumpkins you always see at the store? Those cheap ones that are only about $1 a piece? What if I told you that those could create an amazing Pumpkin Totem Pole?! Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you […]

Weathered Plastic Pumpkin Totem Pole

Printable Fall Activities-Enjoy the autumn season with these fun printables. Fun for the young child to adult. You can enjoy several activities as a family.
Are you ready for fall? Do your kids need something to help them get out and enjoy the new season?  Are you ready to create memories with your family?  After the success of our Road Trip Boredom Book, we wanted to offer you some Printable Fall Activities! We love bringing you […]

Printable Fall Activities ~ A Boredom Buster