1. Create a Cardboard Box Car

    Turn a cardboard box into a pretend car - with a steering wheel that really turns! It started with finding a set of car keys to a car we no…

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  2. DIY Minions Sand Buckets! (With a free printable pattern)

    Use duct tape to turn a plain sand bucket into a MINIONS SAND BUCKET! Fun summer craft for kids! We were in Walmart the other day, and Gresham found some…

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  3. How to Make a Pool Noodle Rocket Flinger

    Rocket Flingers - Turn a pool noodle into a fun DIY toy! The other night, the boys found a fun flinger toy at the park. I wouldn't let them bring…

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  4. Wobble Egg Ninjas

    Got plastic Easter eggs? Here's a fun idea for a homemade toy! The boys and I enjoyed transforming some of our plastic eggs into wobbling ninjas that fall down and…

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  5. Simple Pegboard Marble Track

    Here's an easy way to build a marble run - with pegboard, pipe insulation, and zip ties! My older boys really enjoyed the engineering challenge of our magnetic marble run,…

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  6. Clothespin and Button Car Craft for Kids

    Here's a simple craft for kids who like cars! These fun cars are made out of clothespins and buttons. Now that we have big kids (the oldest two are 11…

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  7. Spinning Nerf Targets - DIY Cardboard Toy

    Here's a new spin (ha!) on a Nerf target game for kids! We transformed a cardboard trifold display board into a spinning target shooting gallery for Nerf. It's not necessary…

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  8. Cardboard Box Hot Wheels Car Garage with Ramps

    Here's a fun cardboard box toy to make - a Hot Wheels parking garage with ramps! The great part about cardboard box projects is that the materials are free, and…

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  9. How to Make Silly Putty

    How to Make Homemade Silly Putty with Glue and Liquid Starch This stuff stretches and oozes. If you give it a sharp pull, it will break. But if you hold…

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  10. Superhero Sock Monkeys

    How to make Superhero Sock Monkeys Gresham and I have been dying to show you the gifts we made for his brothers this year, but I was afraid to post…

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