Kids Craft: Make a Bee Condo - how kids can help save our honeybee populations!

Kids Craft: Bee Condo (Save the Bees!)

Declining honeybee populations are a real concern — bees help pollinate a huge percentage of our foods, so without them,   Read More »

Make a rain stick out of a recycled paper tube - kids' craft from dollarstoremom.com

Recycled Musical Craft: Paper Tube Rainstick

Don’t be bored? Make a joyful noise (and a pleasant one) with this do-it-yourself Rain Stick craft made of recycled   Read More »

Glowstick lantern - cute idea at dollarstoremom.com

DIY Lantern Ideas

Who’s ready for some outdoor fun? Whether you are going camping, stargazing, or just need a little extra light on   Read More »

Cute kids' craft to make with socks - octopus + socks = socktopus!

Kids’ Craft: Socktopus – Octopus Made of Socks!

What to do with those mateless socks swimming around in the laundry room? Turn them into cute little Socktopuses (Socktopi?   Read More »

4 Take-along activities for a road trip or vacation - dollarstoremom.com

4 Take-Along Activities for Vacation or Road Trips

Road trips are long for little people, so we came up with four fun ideas (and a take-along case made   Read More »

6 Cute Recycled Crafts for Kids

Six Cute Recycled Craft Ideas for Kids

Shopping your recycling bin for craft supplies is a lot of fun. Did you know that the “reduce and reuse”   Read More »

4 Handmade Teacher Gift Ideas - dollarstoremom.com

4 Handmade Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

Teacher appreciation week is May 5-9; here are four cute handmade teacher appreciation ideas we made for the Kix Creativity   Read More »

Easy Star Wars Craft: pool noodle lightsabers - dollar store craft!

Pool Noodle Lightsabers for Star Wars Day

My boys LOVED these pool noodle lightsabers we made for Star Wars day (May the 4th be with you!) over   Read More »

Making a maypole craft

Make a Miniature Maypole Craft

Celebrate May Day with a cute tabletop Maypole. I posted a sweet mini version of a Maypole over at the   Read More »

Musical Massage T-shirt - fun gift to make for dad

Gift for Dad: DIY Musical Back Massage Shirt!

Here’s a fun idea to DIY for Dad’s day: a musical massage shirt! Kiddos can play the piano and the   Read More »