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Easy Telling Time Craft for Kids

Learning to tell time can be a daunting task for many kids, at least learning on an analog clock. This flip...

5 Easy Ways to Encourage Active Participation in Crafts

Not all children take to crafting with ease. Some absolutely love it and need to preparation or coaxing to participate. ...

DIY Solar System Mobile Craft

It's back to school time, and that means science projects! This DIY solar system mobile craft is the perfect hands-on activity...

Brilliant DIY Back to School Craft

This fun and simple DIY back to school craft takes just a few items from "in the bag" (see the list below)....

3 Animal Crafts for Building Fine Motor Skills

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Easy Watermelon Paper Crafts

Savor summer a little bit longer with these easy watermelon paper crafts. With just a little paper, glue and paint, fold...

Mindfulness Activity for Kids: Emotion Masks

Children have so much to express, but they don't always have the words or language skills that they need to share their...

DIY Camp Seat Cushion

How many of you were once a Girl Scout (or Boy Scout)? I loved those days, especially the summer camp outs....

DIY Space Crafts for Kids

It is truly my belief that the best crafts are the most basic. And what is more basic than a triangle?...

Easy Sheep Craft for Kids

This easy sheep craft for kids is both simple and fun to make and great for working on so many developmental hand...

Hi! I'm Joy...

And I am here to help! It is so important for kids to be doing hands-on activities, and crafts are the perfect thing. Not only can they develop needed developmental hand skills, but creating together can truly make families stronger! But who has the time!?! So, to make it easier for you to make crafting actually do-able, I have developed a system. Check out the "fill your bag" page to find out how to prepare your craft kit so that you can make every single project on this blog. Just grab your bag and craft along in whatever time you can carve out in your day. It only takes a few minutes to create memories.