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 »

Tutorial: Pool Noodle Horse

  Kentucky Derby is this weekend.  Our whole family loves to watch the races.  This year we are having our   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 »

Cute preschool clothespin wreath - they can arrange and rearrange it!

Preschool Activity Wreath: April Showers & May Flowers from Recyclables

Wreaths are usually for grownups, but why not make a cute wreath for your preschooler? This April Showers May Flowers   Read More »

DIY Felt Shoe Clips

Felt Shoe Clips from Clip-On Earrings

Shoe clips are such a fun way to add a little flair to your shoes or your kid’s shoes without permanently altering them. You can make shoe clips for your younger kids or let older kids make these for themselves. Shoe clip hardware can be tough to find, though. Over at Skunkboy, Katie found a brilliant solution: use clip on earring backings instead! You can buy new clip ons or harvest the backs from thrifted clip on earrings.

Fun idea - have a pillowcase decorating party with kids

Personalized Pillowcase Party

When I was a kid, I always looked forward to going to my grandma’s house because we always did something   Read More »

Rainbow Mobile made out of a recycled cereal box

Rainbow Craft: Recycled Cereal Box Mobile

My boys love to raid the recycling bin for plentiful craft supplies! Check out what we made from a recycled   Read More »