Category Archives: Kids craft

A couple months ago we visited the Phoenix Zoo in collaboration with Animal Jam.  When the opportunity came up, my kids were SO excited! They’ve been playing the Animal Jam game for years and wanted to meet the characters.  I told them there were no characters but instead, we could see the real life animals […]

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We are always looking for quick healthy snack ideas for our kids.  Once they walk in the door, they make a beeline for the fridge and pantry.  If I’m not here to coral them, they’re making messes faster than I can keep up! One thing that’s helped me to keep the kitchen clean and their […]

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I love handmade goods at Christmastime, especially on my tree.  Some people adore a gorgeous perfectly decorated themed tree but I enjoy handmade all the way.  Blick Art Materials  challenged us to make our own mini canvas ornaments and we knew thumbprints were the way to go!  I adore any type of hand print art, kids […]

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We twin sisters are very different sometimes.  Kristi is all about pretty themed Christmas trees for example, while I’m all about handmade ornaments and not matching at all.  Our mom’s tree was a variety of our dorky childhood messy ornaments and I still love looking at them 30 years later.  I want my kiddos to […]

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We’re happy to partner with non-profit Champion for Kids + Fiskars to encourage you to help kids across the country thrive creatively… starting in your own communities.  We are thrilled to support this effort by donating to our local charter school where my kids attend.  You see, to raise awareness, Champion for Kids wants to bring to […]

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