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Painting With A Top

Whenever my girls go to a birthday party they usually bring home a goody bag that almost always includes a little plastic top.  The last time they brought one home I thought, we should try to paint with this thing!  It was a hit with my seven year old but my five year old didn’t […]

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Travel Crafts and Activities from Michaels

When I was contacted by Michaels to sign the Unplugged Summer Pact we were planning a road trip that would have us driving about 4,500 miles, approximately 67 hours, over the course of three weeks!  Yikes! I wanted my girls to spend more time crafting, talking, having fun together, rather than watching DVD’s on the […]

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Michaels Passport to Imagination

  A couple weeks ago I wrote the post Summer Adventure Challenge with Michaels and I’m here to report how fantastic it is!!  Last Wednesday I was able to take my girls to the Passport to Imagination class, and they had so much fun!  We were actually on a road trip, so we scheduled this stop to […]

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Oldie But Goodie :: Father’s Day Artwork Lunch Bags

Father’s Day is just around the corner, are you ready??  I’m not, we are still working on it around here and just trying to get this last week of school out of the way.  Yay for summer!!  Luckily Destri shared these fun Artwork Lunch Bags a couple years ago that I think would be super […]

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Chinese New Year : Tissue Paper Snake

It’s Chinese New Year on Monday, February 10th, year of the snake!  Here at our house, we are getting excited to celebrate the Chinese New Year with red envelopes, a delicious Chinese dinner, and our tissue paper snake.  :-)  If you don’t celebrate Chinese New Year, you should consider it…it’s fun to have an excuse […]

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Free Printable :: Handmade Valentines for Grandparents

I love Valentine’s Day more as a mom than I ever have before because it is so fun with my girls!  My hubby and I try to make it a special day (and 13 days leading up to it) for them and we celebrate Women’s Day (March 8th) and Men’s Day (November 19th). Along with […]

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Felt Snowman :: A Fun Winter Boredom Buster!

One thing that I miss (sometimes) about living in Texas is being able to play in the snow.  Building a snowman is exciting and fun for every child.  We were visiting family in October and were lucky enough to have it snow enough to build two snowmen on two different days.  It was so fun […]

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Oldie But Goodie :: New Year’s Eve With Kids

I hope that you all had a wonderful Christmas and were able to enjoy some quality time with your kids!  The year is quickly coming to an end, which means more fun.  Here are some New Year’s Eve with kids ideas that Destri shared last year. Here are a few more ideas I found that […]

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Magic Powder Kids Craft

First off I wanted to thank you all for your support here on Crafty Kids Corner.  It has been a great year and I have plans to make this year even better.  Having Destri here for a few days has inspired me!  She never ceases to amaze with her ideas!  I am excited for new […]

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Easy Homemade Ornaments For Kids

Here are some fun and easy homemade decorations that we made for our tree last year, so simple even your littlest ones can join the fun.  We are having a homemade tree again this year, and will be back later with some of the projects we tackled over the last week, so fun! Here are […]

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