Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

It’s summer time and kids are playing outside, which means they need an activity to keep them busy!  Try making this Homemade Sidewalk Chalk for your kids.  This activity will be fun to make AND fun to use too!   What you need: Newspaper or other table cover Clear Plastic Cups Plastic Spoons Food Coloring […]

Fruit and Pancake Treat

Try this tasty treat with your kids this summer!  Your kids will love helping you assemble these treats and the best part is you’ll feel less guilty about their treat because of the fruit inside.  Simple and sweet and ready to eat!   What you need: Large strawberries Banana Nutella Thawed frozen mini pancakes Toothpicks […]

Homemade Granola Bars

This tasty recipe is a great way to get your kids involved with making a yummy after school snack.  It’s simple, quick, and easy fun!   Ingredients: 2 cups Rice Krispies 2 cups Oatmeal 3/4 cup Mini Chocolate Chips 1 1/2 cups Unsweetened Coconut flakes 2 cups Peanut Butter 1/2 cup Blue Agave   How […]

Memorial Day Lanterns

Here’s another way you can do a simple activity with your kids to help add a patriotic feel to your Memorial Day Weekend.  It’s nearly impossible to mess up and a lot of fun to create!   What you need: Glass jars Oange label Modge Podge – glossy finish Red, white, and blue tissue paper […]

Memorial Day Snack

Whether you’re at home or going to a cookout over Memorial Day Weekend, this snack is a quick and festive way to add a little patriotic theme to your day.   What you need: pretzel rods white chocolate red, white, and blue sprinkles wax paper cookie sheet microwave safe bowl     How to make […]

Tissue Paper Flowers

Brighten your day when you make these colorful tissue paper flowers!  You can do this project just in time for Mother’s Day too!   What you need: Tissue paper – at least 5 sheets of any color per flower Pipe cleaners Scissors Jar or vase for display Steps: 1.  Cut the tissue paper in half […]

Spring Showers Activity

This fun activity is an interesting way to teach your kids a little something about clouds and why it rains! What you need:  A clear jar or glass cup Water White foaming shaving cream Blue food coloring with dropper     The fun part – 1.  Fill the glass about half full with water.   […]

Sweet and Salty Flower Snack

Who doesn’t like a little sweet and salty snack after school?  This snack is quick, easy, and a fun surprise to treat your kids after school or a fun activity any day of the week! What you need: Square pretzels White Chocolate Bar M&M’s Steps: 1.  Divide M&M’s by color on a plate. 2.  Place […]

Make Your Own Spring Sock Bunny!

This fun, cuddly craft is something you can make with your kids without sewing or gluing any material. The best part is how simple it is and how fun you can have making memories with your child. Supplies needed: * Socks! Any size, color, or pattern will work. Medium sized crew socks or bobby socks […]

Coffee Filter Shamrock

Who doesn’t want a little luck of the Irish? This simple homemade Shamrock craft is easy and fun using supplies from around your house.   What you’ll need: Coffee Filters Washable Green Markers – all different shades are great! Black Sharpie or Marker Scissors Spray bottle Paper Towels Step by Step Directions: Step 1: Make […]