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5 Fun Activities to Keep Kids Busy While You Work

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A heap of unwashed clothes.
Books scattered all over the floor.
Gigantic pile of dirty dishes in the sink.
For stay-at-home moms, juggling housework while caring for your kids can be a Herculean task. It’s always a challenge to do both, especially if your tiny tots love to play around…

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Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

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Every day after nap my three old and I do some type of craft. This week we made homemade sidewalk chalk. Sidewalk chalk is super easy to make and is not very expensive. Next time your child want to do a craft, reach in your cupboard and get some…

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Mini-Jungle Tutorial Using Hand-drawn Animals

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Here’s a fun craft for kids, a do-it-yourself mini-jungle made out of cardboard boxes and hand-drawn animals Things you’ll need:

  • Paper
  • Pair of scissors
  • Glue
  • Coloring materials
  • Cardboard box
  • Colored craft papers
Hand-drawn Animals Now, that you have everything ready, just follow these easy steps: STEP 1 First, draw the…

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Kids Craft: How to Make Salt Dough Necklaces

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Making salt dough necklaces when I was a little kid was one of my favorites. Anything that had to do with arts and crafts could keep me occupied for hours. Though they may not be the most fashionable, these necklaces are as fun to make as they were back in…

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Kids Craft: How to Make a Paper Spring Flower Collage

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Often, the easiest and most inexpensive kids crafts projects are those that toddlers and preschool-aged children love the most. Bright colors, stickers, and flowers are the perfect combination for a fun Spring project! How to Make a Paper Spring Flower Collage

Supplies

  • Colored paper
  • Paper flowers and stickers (available at

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Mother’s Day: How to Make a Greeting Card for Mom

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Hello, everyone! I want to share a little story. When I was a little girl, we had a school Art Class and our project was to make a stuffed animal. I remember making a fish and my friend, Alina, made a dinosaur. We each liked each other’s better and we…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With “Musical Maracas” Kid Craft

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I’m always looking for fun activities to do with my kidlets. Making crafts is fun because it’s a way for us to spend some one-on-one time together, talk about life/school/friends, be silly, and laugh together. There are also hidden benefits of crafting with children. It teaches children how to follow…

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Dandelion Fingerprint Art

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This dandelion fingerprint art is easy to make with your children, and makes beautiful decor. You can make it with your child to hang at home which will build confidence in them and instill a sense of pride as well as fostering their creativity. For a special gift, give…

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Kids Craft: How to Make Hearts out of Recycled Crayons

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Earth Day is a perfect time to create a craft with your children that shows them how they can recycle something old and broken into something new and wonderful. Here's a project that will use your old, broken crayons to create new, heart-shaped crayons that are fun to use. They…

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Earth Day Recycle Craft: Tin Can Wind Chimes

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Want a fun Earth Day craft to do with your kids? What a better way to teach them about Earth Day than how to recycle? Making tin can wind chimes can be fun and good for the environment. First, be sure to choose three or four cans that vary…

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