1. Easy-to-Make Pirate Accessories

    Yesterday morning, my boys announced that they were going to be pirates. You never know what they might be on any given day - superheroes, dinosaurs, cowboys... yesterday, it was…

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  2. Easy Christmas Ornaments to Make

    I made these ornaments when I was in kindergarten, and I still hang them on the tree every year! (I also have one from preschool - it's a styrofoam bell…

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  3. Snowman Watercolor Painting

    Here is a fun activity to kick off the Christmas season! I can't remember where I got this idea, but the first time I tried it was when I worked…

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  4. Tape Roadways for Hot Wheels Cars

    This afternoon, I needed to have a few minutes of peace while I ironed some clothes and got ready for a school fundraiser tonight. I remembered this fun activity on…

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  5. Make Your Own Board Game

    So, I was thinking about how many of our activities simply involve poster board and something to color with... And I found posts here and here and here! Anyway, our…

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  6. Guess the Sound Game

    Today we have are having torrential rain in north Texas!  The boys were getting rather wild, and I decided that they needed something to do. We got the idea for…

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  7. Frugal Building Activity: Cup Stacking

    When we went to the science museum last weekend, they had one room devoted to building activities for older kids.  Their activities were simple and yet genius - I was…

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  8. EASY Preschool Craft: Binoculars

    This quick and easy craft involves a few items that we have been using very often here on Frugal Fun for Boys - two toilet paper rolls, a stapler, hole…

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  9. Army Guy Battlefield Craft

    Today, Aidan had one of his good friends over to our house.  This worked out well, because Aidan has a bunch of new silly bands (we just got in on…

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  10. ABC Poster: Fun with Cutting and Gluing!

    Yesterday, I needed something constructive for Gresham to do with scissors.  He LOVES to cut.  And glue.  We had some magazines lying around, so we decided to cut out alphabet…

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