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Thanksgiving Turkey Placemat

Thanksgiving Turkey Placemat

Let's be honest. Thanksgiving is a holiday that may be a little lost on some kids. They eat a meal that they don't especially like (at least my kids don't), there are no presents, and dessert is usually pie which, for my kids, isn't even a REAL DESSERT lol

In order to help them understand it a little better, and to involve them in the meal's preparation, I set up a craft for them to create Thanksgiving Turkey Placemats for each of our dinner guests.

Critter Collages with Atlantic Animal ABC: Itsy Bitsy Nimbus Book Club

Critter Collages with Atlantic Animal ABC: Itsy Bitsy Nimbus Book Club

Atlantic Animal ABC, our May Itsy Bitsy Nimbus Book Club pick, introduces children to collage art. The author, Angela K. Doak, uses all sorts of found materials for her collage work - from junk mail and scraps of fabric, to candy and gum wrappers! This art activity will teach little kids how to create their own Atlantic Animal collage art.

Let Them Colour Outside the Lines

Let Them Colour Outside the Lines

The internet is stuffed full of easy crafts for kids with instructions and an image of the perfect final product but should that final product really be the end goal? What if your child has a completely different vision and wants to take that carefully planned out craft into the complete unknown, adorable googly eyes be damned. Should you let them go wild or teach them to follow the directions? I was recently faced with this very dilemma...

ORB factory Toy Review: Fuzzeez, Plush Craft Patch Studio & Glitter Petz (Giveaway Closed)

ORB factory Toy Review: Fuzzeez, Plush Craft Patch Studio & Glitter Petz (Giveaway Closed)

We are excited to check out a few of ORB factory's popular toy/craft kits and share our reviews with you, along with a GIVEAWAY! In this post we'll test out the Plush Craft Patch Studio Kit, the Glitter Petz and the Fuzzeez.