Aidan (11) is still totally into Rainbow Loom projects!  Every now and then he makes a bracelet, but he mostly enjoys making action figures and charms.  Here’s an idea for a simple charm – a lightsaber! They make great zipper pulls for a backpack. Making the lightsaber is very

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Here’s a fun contraption to build out of Lego bricks – a rubber band powered Lego car!  Aidan (11) and I have two different versions to show you, and hopefully these will inspire the builders at your house to create their own!  This would also be a great project

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Here’s a fun idea for a water shooter toy that can be made out of PVC pipe! We have had SO much fun playing with this homemade water shooter.  It’s simple to build and packs a lot of power.  You’ll definitely want to build more than one – Dad

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This post contains Amazon Affiliate links.  That means that if you make a purchase through a product link, I will earn a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you. Several weeks ago on the Curious George PBS Kids show, I saw a fun idea to

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Last night I arrived home from the grocery store and was chatting with my next-door neighbor while the boys carried in the groceries. Owen (age 5) grabbed a bag of groceries and immediately dropped it on the garage floor, breaking the glass jar of spaghetti sauce inside.  I told

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