Pipe Cleaner Animal Crafts


DIY Kids Crafts

Pipe cleaner animal crafts are quick and easy for the kids to do on a rainy day or 10 minutes (or an hour) of downtime. You can also pick up a ton of pipe cleaners for a little bit of money, which means you can make a whole zoo full of pipe cleaner animals for […]

September 20, 2018

12 Halloween Bat Crafts for Kids


DIY Kids Crafts, Halloween

With Halloween coming up, you might want to start making from Halloween bat crafts with the kids. These bats are cute and super simple to make.  Hang them in the window, give them to friends (especially the ones with candy inside!) Turn your old egg cartons into hanging bats. Make some bats out of construction […]

September 10, 2018

12 Halloween Pumpkin Crafts for Kids


DIY Kids Crafts, Halloween

There are so many Halloween pumpkins crafts for kids that you can whip up in an hour or an afternoon. These simple and adorable pumpkin crafts use a variety of materials.  You can pick up some pine cones on a nature walk, or rummage through your junk draw for tissue paper and toilet paper rolls. […]

September 8, 2018

How to Make a Baking Soda Bottle Rocket


Science Experiments

This was by far my kids’ favourite science experiment that we did this summer. You can make this super simple baking soda bottle rocket with the things that you have lying around your house, and with a bit of outdoor space. Key ingredients: baking soda and vinegar.  When they react, they give off gas that […]

September 4, 2018

23 Simple Cardboard Tube Crafts for Kids


DIY Kids Crafts

Cardboard tube crafts are great for entertaining the kiddos on rainy afternoons, or any other time they’re stuck inside. My kids are huge fans of noise and chaos and throwing things through the air…. (Aren’t they all?) … and so our favourite crafts are the mazes, the race cars, and the angry birds that we […]

September 1, 2018

Exploding Baggies Baking Soda Experiment


Science Experiments

Who doesn’t love baking soda and vinegar science experiments? This is a super simple science experiment that my kids loved. Basically: We took some baking soda and vinegar, put them together in a plastic baggy, and watched it explode. Warning: this is super messy.  Do this outside.  Or in the bathtub.  It’s sticky and fizzy […]

August 25, 2018