Origami Butterfly – The Easiest and Best Way to Make It

I am always fascinated with origami. This Japanese art of paper folding is fun and rewarding. Just like when I made my first Beautiful Origami Butterfly. This craft may look difficult. But, it’s really not that complicated. The origami butterfly is actually very easy.  You will not get lost. The step by step instructions I have below… Continue reading Origami Butterfly – The Easiest and Best Way to Make It

Valentines Mini Gum Ball Machines

These Valentines Mini Gum Ball Machines are just the perfect craft for kiddos – and a great gift idea for school parties or ding-dong-ditch Valentines gifts! Love is in the air on Valentine’s Day. But it can be fun, too, especially for youngsters and young at hearts. Making a little something cute for a unique… Continue reading Valentines Mini Gum Ball Machines

Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments

Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments are the funniest creation I swear! They smell so darn good all through your home. It’s like the smell of Christmas or fresh baked apple pie. They are so simple and so fun for the kids. These ornaments are the perfect hands on project. And guess what if they eat it, it… Continue reading Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments

20 Reasons Parents Hate Arts, Crafts, and STEM Activities

These 20 mistakes parents make with arts, crafts, and STEM activities are easily correctable and, frankly, part of why parents hate doing these activities so much. Yes, we know arts, crafts, and especially STEM activities are great for our child’s development both academically and socially. It doesn’t matter how much good research we have found about… Continue reading 20 Reasons Parents Hate Arts, Crafts, and STEM Activities

3 Fun Ways to Surprise Your Kids with Your Trip to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

LONDON, UK - OCTOBER 28: Display of replicas of Star Wars' Storm Trooper helmet on display at the London Comicon MCM Expo. October 28, 2012 in London.

If you are looking for some great ways to surprise your kids with your Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge vacation, you’ll love these ideas. After all, half the fun is seeing the look in their eyes when you tell them, right? 3 Awesome Ways to Spring Your Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge Vacation On Your Kids I… Continue reading 3 Fun Ways to Surprise Your Kids with Your Trip to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge