Edible Bath Paint and Shaving Cream

Edible bath paint and shaving cream by krafts and kiddos

Today I'm excited to be sharing a guest post over at Melly Moments with a simple, but super fun recipe for Edible Bath Paint and Shaving Cream. It's a tasty treat for the kiddos while they paint the walls and clean in the tub. Watch your kids faces light up, while having a ... read this

Melted Crayon Pumpkin

melted crayon pumpkins by krafts and kiddos

I hope you're having a good day so far. Well, I must admit I sure love this time of year and today is no different. Today I'm thrilled to be sharing a very cool Melted Crayon Pumpkin craft over at Just a Touch of Crazy. If you haven't been over to Emily and Leilani's ... read this

Simple Ways to Make Back to School Easy

Simple Ways to Make Back to School Easy

As quick as I blinked an eye, I felt like it was time for school to start all over again. Our summer was "full" of exciting adventures and plenty of memories were deposited into the kids memory bank, but school officially started this week. Both kiddos were super excited to ... read this

Flag Painting on Canvas

Flag painting on canvas

American Flag Fun Can you believe it's July already? Well, I'm gearing up for a festive week and today was only the beginning. My kids and I had a great time making some really fun and festive crafts. The kids each made a Flag Painting on Canvas. I had bought packs of 8x10 ... read this

Patriotic Flower Pots

Patriotic Flower Pots

Red, White, and Blue Flower Pots I'm ready to get festive and enjoy all the Red, White, and Blue festivities, crafts, and foods that go along with the 4th of July. Are you ready to decorate the house with some festive decor? If so, then I know you'll enjoy making these ... read this

4th of July Trail Mix

4th of July Trail Mix

Festive Trail Mix Do you love the 4th of July just as much as we do? I just love all the colorful decorations and festive foods that go along with it. I love the patriotic spirit and pride we show to our country. I love the parades, and gathering with friends and family for ... read this

Fathers Day Gifts from the Kids

fathers day gifts

Fathers Day is just around the corner, can you believe we're already in June, eek... where does the time go? I guess when you're having fun, that's what counts. If you're looking for a few fun and simple crafts to make for the dad in your child's life...take a look at some ... read this

Penguin Sponge Painting

penguin sponge painting craft

Today I'm excited to share a simple craft with you, a penguin sponge painting. It's a great way to let the kids be creative and spend some fun and interactive time painting, of course using unconventional items instead of a paint brush. Don't you just love mixing it up when ... read this

2-Liter Soda Bottle Penguin Craft

soda bottle craft penguin

A few of my blogger friends and I decided to embark on a 2-Liter Soda Bottle Challenge. I of course, jumped at the chance to try something new and crafty. For my part, I chose to create a 2-Liter Soda Bottle Penguin Craft. I wanted something that didn't take a whole lot ... read this

Raspberry Valentine Smoothie

raspberry valentine smoothie

Welcome to another Smoothie Saturday! I'm excited to bring you a super tasty Raspberry Valentine Smoothie. Simple ingredients, with a satisfying flavor, the whole family can enjoy this Valentines Day. If you are looking for new ways to get the right fruits into your diet ... read this

Red Velvet Valentines Milkshake

Red Velvet Valentines Milkshake

It's Smoothie Saturday, welcome to my first edition for 2015. Say what?.. Yes, it's my first one for the year, and it feels good to share a new recipe with you! We love icy cold drinks, mostly healthy smoothies, but every now and again I love to share something extra ... read this

Valentine Smores

Valentine Smores

Are you getting excited for Valentines too? I've always enjoyed Valentines Day, since I was a kid. I love creating new recipes and treats for the whole family to enjoy. We decided to create Valentine Smores this year, but not using regular ol' marshmallows. Yep, we're making ... read this

Classroom Art for School Auction

Classroom art for auction

Recently I was asked by my daughter's second grade teacher to create an art piece for the school auction. She was looking for something the kids could be included in, but also something that could be framed inexpensively. I had to think quickly for this one, as we only had 2 ... read this

January Blog Hobnob

happy new year blog hobnob

Welcome back from the holidays and into 2015! Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday filled with lots of family and friends, or just relaxing catching up and recharged for the new year. I know we've truly had a relaxing break this holiday and enjoyed some ... read this

New Years Eve Ideas for Kids

New Years Eve Ideas with Kids

With the New Year almost upon us, I wanted to share some of my favorite activities and crafts you can enjoy with the kids. No matter what you're planning from staying home relaxing, to babysitting, or even just planning a family fun night..... I guarantee you'll find ... read this

Thumbprint Christmas Tree

Thumbprint crafts

Today I'm sharing one last Christmas craft with you. Just in case you're looking for some last minute inspiration, I wanted to share a quick Thumbprint Christmas Tree craft with you. But before we get started, I also wanted to blast out a quick thank you for following ... read this

15+ Santa Crafts for Kids

15 + Santa Crafts for Kids

Oh we love the holidays, and can you believe they are nearly here? Crazy, but exciting at the same time. There are so many amazing holiday crafts around and I wanted to share some of my favorites! Today I'm sharing 15+ Santa Crafts for Kids. So, if you're looking to get ... read this