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Keep Bored Kids Busy With a DIY Cardboard Skee Ball Game

Kids going stir crazy from being cooped up inside during the cold winter months? Since you don’t want kids running up and down your hallway to burn off energy, this fun DIY cardboard Skee Ball game is a great way to spend time as a family indoors without killing each other! Upcycle any cardboard box into […]

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Entertain Kids With This Melting Snowman Activity

Do you want to build a (melting) snowman? Well, if your kids do, let them do it inside where it’s warmer! When it’s too cold to go outside, you can keep the kids entertained with this simple project using a few of your standard household supplies: baking soda, shaving cream and vinegar. Combined, kids can […]

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DIY Yarn Wrapped Letters Will Upgrade Your Kid’s Bedroom

Even if you aren’t an expert crafter at home, there’s a very good chance you have a pile of extra string and yarns thrown in a box somewhere from that one project you tried last year. Well, this simple yarn wrapped letter DIY is the perfect way to use up those yarn scraps you’ve been […]

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These Personalized DIY Name Crystals Grow in Less Than One Day

If there’s one thing kids love, it’s literally ANYTHING with their name on it. I was the same way as a kid. You can help your kids grow their own personalized DIY crystals in less than one day using pipe cleaners and Borax! This easy trick will keep kids mesmerized for hours as they watch […]

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These Easy DIY Perler Bead Bowls Will Catch Your Clutter

All things seem to come back around, and the latest craft to make a comeback is DIY Perler bead art. I loved playing with Perler beads when I was a kid, and there has been a recent upsurge in DIY crafts made out of Perler beads. Today’s iterations are easy to make (no fussy pegboard […]

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These DIY Window Clings Are A Mess Free Indoor Activity For Kids

The time will come this summer when your kids need to escape the hot weather and enjoy the air conditioning indoors. But that doesn’t mean they have to give up fun summer activities. Give your kids a chance to make their own fun summer-themed window clings by painting their own shapes or following stencils. With […]

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This Faux Stained Glass Pasta Craft Is Completely Awesome

Remember when your kids were younger and they made you macaroni necklaces? Well, pasta crafts aren’t just limited to jewelry. This faux stained glass pasta craft is probably one of the coolest projects I’ve seen in a while. Dying pasta with food coloring opens up a whole new world of craft projects, and making faux […]