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Play dough and nature activities

Play dough and natural materials are the perfect combination! They allow kids to be creative as they experiment with different colours, smells and textures.  It is a simple activity to set up, because all you need is play dough and materials you can collect on a nature hunt in your backyard or nearby park. Some… Continue reading Play dough and nature activities

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Beautiful pine cone crafts

Do you have pine cones lying around on the ground near your home?  Why not get the kids outside to collect some of them and make some beautiful pine cone art and crafts!  Just add a few other natural or inexpensive craft materials to turn them into: mobiles and decorations animals and birds fairies and… Continue reading Beautiful pine cone crafts

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Eggcellent egg carton animals

It's time for your kids to raid the recycling bin and use some egg cartons to make some of their favourite animals! What they will need: empty egg cartons paint googly eyes, pipe cleaners and scraps of cardboard and/or felt Then they will be ready to play! Here are some of our favourite egg carton… Continue reading Eggcellent egg carton animals

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20 fun pom pom crafts

Who can resist pom poms?  They are bright and colourful and so easy to make!  Plus you can use them in so many ways: mobiles and garlands gift tags ornaments/decorations pencil toppers and key rings fun toys for kids to play with   Here are some of our favourite pom pom crafts for kids! Pinecone… Continue reading 20 fun pom pom crafts

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20 fabulous bird feeders

If you are looking for a fun activity to get your kids outdoors, these bird feeders are a great project that you can do together.  It's also a great opportunity for your kids to do some bird watching and learn more about the different kinds of birds that are attracted to your garden and the… Continue reading 20 fabulous bird feeders

Bird crafts · Button crafts · Christmas crafts · Clay and salt dough crafts · Felt crafts · Hand print, fingerprint & footprint art · Nature art and craft · Painting · Paper plate crafts · Recycled crafts · Seasonal crafts · Sewing for kids · Wooden crafts

20 creative Christmas ornaments

This is the latest post in our series of Christmas crafts for your kids to try this year. Today we are sharing some of our favourite Christmas ornaments, made from: natural materials recycled materials paper plates buttons paint popsticks jingle bells foil and yarn clay and salt dough felt Leaf and pinecone Christmas craft from… Continue reading 20 creative Christmas ornaments

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20 amazing owl crafts

  Here are some of our favourite owl crafts for kids! Material owls How to make a sock owl (no sew) from Baby Centre Burlap owl craft (no sew) from Kids craft room Felt owls Stuffed felt owl magnets from Petit bout de chou Felt owl stuffie from Lia Griffith Cozy & quick owl hand… Continue reading 20 amazing owl crafts