I love straws! They’re readily available, easy to work with, and super fun. I thought it would be cool to add some plastic straw pieces to a stitching project for kids, cutting the straws and using them as big beads. Besides the wide variety of...
Sometimes it’s the simplest things that can bring the most pleasure. We’ve been doing lots of big summer activities, from trips to the amusement parks to family camping and barbecues. But all of us are beginning to experience a little summer fatigue. Not that...
A very wise crab once said, “Darling it’s better down where it’s wetter—under the sea.” For a bit of undersea play (without getting wet), print out these puppets that feature a few fishy friends. These sea creatures can be colored as much or as...
We are so excited to tell you about the projects we’re making for Etsy’s How-Tuesday. Our first craft, made just for you, will only take about 30 minutes. The super playful wall hanging has a new technique that we developed to make this DIY a...
Remember how awesome it felt to open your lunch box at school and find little surprises from your parents inside? When HERSHEY’S asked us to collaborate on an extra special back-to-school care package, the answer seemed so obvious—craft goodies, sweet surprises, and knock...
Go on an adventure with this cute sponge boat crewed by cork sea dogs! This is a very easy project that turns into a fun bath toy or a summer game. Sponges are so easy to work with and so cheap! Use all the sponge leftovers as...
McDonald’s asked us to share a day in our life, and we jumped at the chance. My husband and I like to surprise our kids with unexpected adventures. It’s not odd for my children to pop out of bed in the morning and the...
After seeing what a blast Noah had with his new heroic half-shelled pals last week, my other boys wanted to get in on the action too. In the spirit of SAFE superhero fun, we decided to craft the ultimate DIY Ninja Pillow Fight...
What could be more iconic than an ice cream cone on a hot summer day? Sure, popsicles are easier to come by and a little less work to hand out to the kids, but ice cream cones? They’re something special! But maybe we can...
Here’s a question for you: how do you take every kid’s favorite food and make it even more exciting? DIY Weiner Dogs…duh! Like all moms, I’m always looking for ways to take kid-friendly foods and give them a healthy spin. When French’s® Mustard...