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DIY: Cereal box organizer #2

Fed up with the constant mess accumulating on your kid´s table? Piles of papers with their “artwork” driving you crazy? So you´re just like me! And you’re right here because today I will show you how to make paper organizers upcycling empty cereal boxes. So let’s get their stuff organized!

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DIY: Framed ironing beads tutorial

Ironing beads are a great activity for kids for rainy afternoons. There are countless colors and patterns which kids can create and train their fine motor skills with. In today’s post, I will show you how to easily make a framed picture of the “kid art”.

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DIY: Montessori-inspired sound eggs

I was once again making the order in our crafts equipment and suddenly several yellow plastic  eggs from Kinder Surprise tumbled out of the box. For a long time I had no idea what to do with them (after all, we´ve already made the Minions), but then I thought that I could make a Christmas gift for our smallest from them – the sound memory game.

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Activities for kids: Candle dipping

It was my sister who gave me the idea for today´s post topic when she asked me (as a reaction to the photographs from the local Christmas market I´d sent her) “Please, what is it that color in these tanks?”. Therefore today I would like to introduce you one activity for children, which is an essential part of local Christmas markets. Continue Reading

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DIY: Cute snowmen on ski

Originally this post had been titled “Christmas crafts for kids,” but when I started making these cute snowmen, I realized that it was not an entirely suitable activity for very small kids. Dute to the fact that the process involves working with the glue gun. But at some steps you´d certainly need small children’s fingers to help you 🙂 So let’s see how to do these cute snowmen …

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DIY: Fall crafts for kids

Autumn holidays are here slowly coming to an end, and I am very happy that tomorrow the kids are going to school / kindergarten again we were able to include making autumn decorations into our activities and moments spent together. Judge for yourself how we succeeded.

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10 Useful tips how to get crafty with kids

Although years ago Art was my favorite subject at school and I even graduated from it, I never devoted myself to any great artistic creations. Only then when I had children and they have grown to an age when they could grab a pencil, I started to be interested in activities other than coloring  the coloring books.

Since then doing arts and crafts has become a part of our familiy activities and I have discovered how much fun getting crafty with kids can be. But I also experienced a few situations that had taught me a lesson. And on their basis I have created this list of 10 (I hope useful) tips that can make your creating with kids easier.

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