1. Felt Gingerbread Christmas Ornaments for Kids to Make

    Here's a fun Christmas ornament for kids to make! Use felt to make some adorable gingerbread men. If you want, you can give your ornament a funny twist and create…

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  2. 10 Minute No-Sew Jedi Costume and Toys R Us Lightsaber Review (And Giveaway!)

    This post is sponsored by Toys R Us and Duracell. As we get closer to the release of the new Star Wars movie on December 18th, the boys have all…

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  3. How to Make a Cardboard Box Race Track for Hot Wheels Cars

    Convert a cardboard box (we used a Costco diaper box) into simple race lanes for Hot Wheels cars! This simple race track releases four cars at one time. The boys…

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  4. Sorting, Counting, and Graphing for Preschoolers

    Make a giant color graph, and sort, count, and graph toys or other objects! I've mentioned before that Jonathan (turning 4 in January) is always asking for more "school" to…

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  5. Minute-to-Win It Family Game Night

    Here are some fun Minute-to-Win-It style games that the whole family will enjoy! For this post, we chose games that are easy to set up with simple materials and that…

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  6. How to Make a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth Game

    Engineering Activity for Kids - Build a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth! Oh my goodness. You have to try this project! This cardboard box marble labyrinth game is simple to put…

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  7. 25+ Simple Carnival Games for Kids

    Here's an awesome collection of carnival style games that kids of all ages will enjoy! Choose a couple games, add some simple prizes and you have a family game night!…

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  8. Backyard Carnival Games: Spider Launch

    Here's another simple backyard carnival game - Spider Launch! Launch little plastic spiders with a simple homemade catapult. A cardboard box makes a great target, and we decorated ours with…

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  9. Halloween Perler Bead Patterns

    Here are some fun Perler bead patterns for Halloween! The boys and I have been designing ghosts, bats, and pumpkins. If you're not familiar with Perler beads, they are little…

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  10. How to Create AWESOME Star Wars Pumpkins

    Make Awesome No-Carve Star Wars Pumpkins - Using a Drill! This project was so fun for our entire family.  And while ours won't last all the way until Halloween (we…

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