Inspiring Creativity: Why Art is So Important for Kids Self-Expression

When it comes to arts and crafts, kids just seem to naturally love it. It’s really part of why kids love going to school, plus, it gives them a valid reason to get as messy and creative as they want and have fun while doing it! Aside from art being fun, did you know that it […]

Kids Craft 4th of July Bubble Gum Poppers

Hi friends today I am sharing a super duper cute and easy “up-cycled” “Kids Craft 4th of July Bubble Gum Poppers.” If you have ever bought airborne, then you might recognize these containers. All I did was clean the containers out, then I had the kids wrap them with patriotic colored washi tape. Then with […]

“14” Snowed In Activities for Kids

“Ahhhhhhh” is that how you are feeling because you are “Snowed In?” I watch the news, and Yes’ read facebook status updates, so I have been seeing how some of you are on day 4 or 5 of being snowed in,  and your kids are home from school “AGAIN!” Well’ I am here to help. […]

Kids Craft~ Shrinky Dink Backpack Tags

Hi Craft-O-Maniac readers, I’m Heidi and I am excited to share a  fun and unique kid craft that pairs perfectly with Valentine’s Day.  I blog over at greendoodle and am a general hands-in-all-kinds-of-creating kind of girl. My main passion is creating children’s clothing, but I often post crafts and home decor that fit what’s going on […]

DIY Super Buddies Cupcakes

Have you heard of “ Disney’s Super Buddies? “well if you have kids particularly 8-10 yrs. and under.. they will love this movie. My “4” year old is obsessed and will play this darling Super Buddies DVD all day if I’d let him. HA! Well WA-HOO- you all can own this epic tail from the creators […]

Kids Activity- Dress Up Costumes

Sprout and I want to invite you to play dress up with your kids and have fun with them. Make believe with your kids and pretend to go on an adventure, hey… “A Pirate Adventure!” Arghhh! Or Play crazy silly Scientists in the lab, whatever your kids would like. There are so many fun dress […]