Family, Turkey, pumpkin pie, beautiful colours...I just love Thanksgiving! We hosted Thanksgiving this year for my husband's side of the family. I was very excited to be able to try out this Thanksgiving Decor Table Display. The supplies need to be prepared a bit in advance to let the spray paint dry, but I did … Continue reading Thanksgiving Table Setting
It's the time of year to hang a wreath on your door. You know, the one with twisted grape vine and fall flowers. The excellent news is that a lot of fall decor is on sale right now, so that pricey wreath that you've always had your eye on is attainable! The better news is … Continue reading DIY Wreath
So you've checked out our Last-Minute Halloween Costumes and our Last-Minute Halloween Decorations. Now it's time for our Last-Minute Halloween Activities. These can be done very quickly with common craft supplies! And it's a good thing too, because Halloween is TOMORROW!! Yay! Colouring Contest: Supplies: Markers, pencil crayons and/or crayons Printer Paper Computer Printer Instructions: Choose a Halloween colouring … Continue reading Last-Minute Halloween Activities
It's only 4 days until Halloween! You've finished your Last Minute Halloween Decorations, but now you need costumes! The good news is that kids have exceptional imaginations, so they don't need anything too fancy. There are plenty of DIY costumes that don't take much work- or much money- to pull together. This afternoon my kids and … Continue reading Bonus Post! Last Minute Halloween Costumes!
So, it's 5 days before Halloween and your kids are getting so excited! But you...you're not...you're stressed. "How is it possibly 5 days before Halloween??? How can I get into the spirit (pun intended) of things????" But First We Craft to the rescue with quick, easy, fun, child-friendly Halloween Decorations! This Halloween Display is made … Continue reading Last-Minute Halloween Decorations
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We play war all the time around here. Usually it's setting up a bunch of toys facing each other, then throwing them and smashing them together until one side is utterly destroyed. But this time the boys wanted to make bombs for their war. It reminded me of these popsicle stick bombs we used to … Continue reading Popsicle Stick Bombs
It's Fall! And that means all things PUMPKIN! This adorable Pumpkin yarn craft is perfect for kids and adults! (Kids may need some help wrapping the yarn at the end to fill in the gaps) Supplies: Newspaper Sock Orange Yarn (the chunkier it is the less you'll have to wrap) Artificial Leaf One thick stick … Continue reading Yarn Pumpkin Craft
I have always wanted a beautiful porch display. Especially for the fall. So this year I decided to do it! One of the problems I have had in the past is that it can be so expensive! So DIY to the rescue- and an excellent nursery (plant nursery, that is)! Supplies: I'm going to tell … Continue reading Autumn Porch Display
Well, it's fall! I've been anticipating making a porch display for weeks! I had gotten it all set when my son asked if we could make a scarecrow. We watched a couple YouTube videos and saw that it was actually very straightforward. My parents were coming for a visit last Saturday, and my Mum said … Continue reading Scarecrow