No Trolls Dress Up would be complete without a Hug Time Bracelet! Simple to make and the perfect accessory crafts for your Trolls Costume! Perfect for pretend play or a makes a great Trolls Party Favor!
No Trolls Dress Up would be complete without a Hug Time Bracelet!  These are simple to make and the perfect accessory crafts for your Trolls Costume! Trolls Dress Up Are your kiddos totally obsessed with Trolls? Ok, Maybe obsessed is a little strong… but between the songs, the movie, and […]

Trolls Dress Up ~ DIY Hug Time Bracelet


Create indoor water play sensory activities in minutes with just soap, water, and an imersion blender! A fun messy play idea and cheaper than a water table!
Indoor water play in seconds!  This messy play idea is great sensory play and it only takes a couple of supplies and a few seconds. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we will […]

Indoor Water Play for Kids ~ Fast Foam Sink


Soft pastels for beginners. Ths pastel technique is the perfect way to introduce pastels to kids. Includes a free template to help your little one create their pastel art.
Creating soft pastel transfers is a fun technique for beginners.  They don’t have to worry about blending or smoothing.  They are learning how the pastels glide onto the paper.  Then they can see how they transfer to another page.Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This […]

Crafts for Kids ~ Soft Pastel Transfers



Rainbow crafts and rainbow activities. Create educational fun, rainbow toys, find rainbow books, and be inspired by all things rainbow in this roundup of over 35 rainbow kids crafts and fun kids activities.
We’ve been obsessed with Rainbow crafts for kids lately. Plus with all the fun Rainbow kids activities floating around, we wanted to create a fun roundup of all things kids and rainbows! Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase […]

35+ Rainbow Crafts and Activities for Kids


Fine motor activities for kids using plastic bottles. Create a preschool busy board using recycled water bottles.
We love to come up with recycled crafts for kids, there is no need to go out and buy a lot of fancy supplies to create a fun craft or activity for kids. My daughter is working on a lot of specific fine motor skills right now, and I wanted […]

Preschool Busy Board Recycled Kids Activity


Do you play with your kids? Well guess what…then you are also teaching your kids! Through play, children can develop physical, social, cognitive and language skills. Along with two other blogs, Parenting From the Heart and Views From a Step Stool, we have created a weekly #PowerofPlay52 challenge that builds community […]

Play-Based Learning Instagram Prompts ~ #PowerOfPlay52



Rainbow Art made from construction paper. These easy construction paper crafts for kids will help teach your child to wait for the glue to dry. Construction paper Rainbow crafts for kids.
You are going to love this 3D Rainbow Art! Not only does it take minimal set up, but you end up with such a fun piece of kid’s art! We love all construction paper crafts for kids, especially when your little one gets a masterpiece like this one.Disclosure: Some of […]

Construction Paper Crafts for Kids ~ 3D Rainbow Art


These construction paper rainbow flowers are perfect diy paper flowers for your kids to make! These a fun paper flowers for a kids craft.
Creating Rainbow Flowers is an easy way for your little one to create DIY paper flowers.  These construction paper crafts for kids are perfect for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and kids of all ages.  Use them to create fun pictures, mother’s day cards, or a fun spring craft. Construction Paper Rainbow Flowers Creating flowers […]

Construction Paper Crafts for Kids ~ Rainbow Flowers


Rainbow Spheres construction paper crafts for kids. These paper spheres are fun to make and cute to have hanging around.
Rainbow Spheres are the perfect addition to our construction paper crafts for kids.  From bookmarks to shamrocks, my kiddos are loving all of the fun rainbow crafts we have been doing lately.  Creating these paper balls is great scissor practice for little ones, so you can squeeze a bit of learning […]

Construction Paper Crafts for Kids ~ Rainbow Spheres



Construction Paper Crafts for kids. Get inspired with over 25 crafts and construction paper activities for children. Preschool through elementary.
Construction paper crafts are perfect for all ages.  Whether you’re a teacher looking for some new inspiration or a parent trying to find activities to keep your kiddos entertained, construction paper activities are perfect.  Check out some of the fun posts we found around the web using construction paper!Disclosure: Some of […]

25+ Construction Paper Crafts for Kids


Dice Games for Kids-Printable Dice Pack. Entertain preschoolers, toddlers, and kindergartners with these fun dice games. use the gross motor dice to get your wiggles out. Use the shapes and drawing prompts to explore creativity! Mix and Match for a variety of games!
Are you looking for dice games for kids that will get them moving and spark their creativity?  Do you search for new gross motor activities for your preschooler or toddler?  Are you looking for simple dice games that will inspire the creativity in your little one?  We have created a […]

Dice Games For Kids ~ Printable Dice Pack


This St. Patrick's Day craft is perfect to do with kids of all ages. This mostly mess free process leaves you with a beautiful St. Patrick's Day decoration.
We are seeing green and sharing some of our favorite St Patrick’s day crafts for kids. From construction paper crafts to naturally green snacks we have a lot of fun St. Patty’s day ideas. Today I am sharing an idea inspired by our rainbow hearts. These are fun mostly mess […]

St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids ~ Glitter Shamrocks



This Shamrock craft is a fun addition to your St Patrick's Day Crafts for Kids. Shake to some music and the result will be this beautiful St Patrick's day art. A fun addition to our paper crafts for kids collection.
One of our favorite activities from our book, The Undeniable Power of Play, has to be Rhythm and Paint! We decided to turn it into some St Patrick’s Day crafts for kids by making it a fun Shamrock craft that we turned into St. Patrick’s day cards! Disclosure: Some of […]

St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids ~ a Musical Shamrock Craft


These homemade Valentines are a great non-candy Valentine for your little one to pass out! Don't for get to make a few for a Valentine's Day activity for your own kids to keep at home!
Is your child’s classroom requesting a non-candy Valentines to be sent to school this year? If you have little ones at home this might be the perfect idea to send. These homemade Valentines are fun little craft stick puzzles that your kiddos can help create! Add them to your Valentine’s […]

Homemade Valentines – Fun Craft Stick Puzzles


These Naturally Dyed Homemade Pancakes are perfect to make for Valentine's Day Breakfast! These heart pancakes can make any breakfast special!
If you are looking for a way to make a special Valentine’s Day breakfast you should try out these fun naturally dyed heart pancakes! Nothing can beat homemade pancakes unless you add a cute little accent that your whole family will love. They don’t take too much extra time to make […]

Naturally Dyed Heart Homemade Pancakes – Valentine’s Day Breakfast



Grab these fun Printable Valentines! They are a fun non-candy Valentine for boys and girls to pass out!
Finding the perfect Valentine for boys and girls can be hard! My son doesn’t want anything “mushy” to give out to his friends… So I came up with our own printable Valentines for him to pass out again last year. These Ninja Valentines were not only cute and clever, but […]

Ninja Valentines – Printable Valentines for Boys and Girls!


Soft Pastel Rainbow Heart Craft. This makes a great Valentines day craft.
This is such a an easy addition to our fun crafts for kids! Have you ever played with soft pastels? We decided to bring them out for this fun Valentines craft! We had a lot of fun creating different shades of hearts and also some really beautiful rainbow hearts! Disclosure: […]

Soft Pastel Rainbow Hearts ~ Crafts for Kids


Dice games for kids are so much fun! This printable dice game is great for entertaining your preschooler at home or in the classroom. They will practice counting and drawing a couple basic shapes. All while using primary colors.
It’s time for a new free printable! We have found our readers really love dice games for kids. Our first printable dice were such a hit we wanted to come up with a second set to keep the fun going! These dice are great for working on shapes, colors, and […]

Beginning Shapes, Colors, & Counting – Dice Games for Kids