kids activities

Aloe Vera Paints

150 Screen-Free Kids Activities ~ Aloe Vera Paints!

My friend Jenn gave me this awesome book a few weeks ago – 150 Screen-Free Kids Activities. It has all kinds of play dough, slime, and paint recipes that are non-toxic (even allergy-free ingredient recipes), as well as fun projects and activities you can make with your kids. The day we did this project, we had about […] Read more…

Pumpkin Fun for Kids!

Pumpkin Fun for Kids

  Ok, so many of you know I like to make crafty activities for kids by just throwing a bunch of art supplies on the table and seeing what amazing little masterpieces can come out of it! This was one of those activities and was a fun fall decoration hand-made by my little Ashlyne. I […] Read more…

Egg Crate Counting & Matching

Egg Crate Counting & Matching

This is such a fun activity for little ones and helps them learn their numbers, order and matching skills all at the same time! It was also really easy to throw together. With a Sharpie marker, label the bottom of an empty egg crate with numbers 1-12.  Label the Easter eggs with numbers 1-12.  Have […] Read more…

Duct Tape Race Track

Simple & Awesome Tape Race Tracks

Cars are a favorite in our house ~ the Cars movies, the characters, Hot Wheels, anything cars! We actually have a lot of race tracks (note two large tracks behind Jax in the picture below), but for some reason when you make something together and create it as a team, kids get so excited and the track […] Read more…

Christmas Light Fort

Christmas Light Fort

It was cold and snowy outside so we made this little Christmas light fort to have fun in and play while stuck inside! Grab an extra strand of Christmas lights, wrap it around your table and chairs, cover with a blanket and walla! You have a beautiful fort that your kiddos are sure to love! […] Read more…