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People Are Making Ghosts Out of Chicken Wire For Halloween and They All Look So Real

Whether you believe in ghosts or not, apparently you can make life-sized ones for Halloween! People on social media are gathering chicken wire and creating life-sized ghost sculptures for spooky season. The creations are so good, that you might have to do a double take, full warning. From what it looks like, grabbing a few …

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You Can Make Halloween Shirts For The Whole Family Using Dollar Store Supplies

I’m always looking for fun and easy projects that I can do with the family and this one is perfect for Halloween! It’s even more appealing because it’s super cheap, you barely need anything to do it, and what you do need you can mostly get from the dollar store! You only need a few …

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This Friendship Bracelet Maker Makes The Most Unique And Gorgeous Designs That Your Kid Will Love

It’s that time of year when all the parents rejoice all the kids get ready for that big first day of school. A new year means new friends, and there’s not a more fun and adorable way to celebrate those friendships than by making tons of those friendship bracelets that the kids love so much. …

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You Can Make Jack O’ Lanterns Out Of Milk Jugs And Glow Sticks And They Are Creepy Cool

You can make glowing Jack O’ Lanterns out of empty milk jugs, and I’m totally doing this!! It is that time of year when we start thinking about all the decorations we are going to use for Halloween. Sure, it’s still 110 degrees outside, but it’s never too early to start planning! I already know …

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People Are Making Tabletop Bonfires To Make S’mores and It Is Pure Genius

S’mores are great and all unless your bonfire pit is non existent. For those who are lacking a bonfire in the back but still crave the sweet snack during the summer months, there’s a simple solution to make melting chocolate and burnt marshmallows sandwiched in between two graham crackers. The mini tan pots that make …

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This Man Turned Old Tires Into Colorful Beds For Stray Animals and Our Hearts Are Full

They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure, which is exactly what this artist kept in mind for a better cause. Artist Amarildo Silva, 23 used his creative skills to turn old tires into beds for stray animals, specifically stray dogs and tiny kittens!  Everyone deserves a bed to sleep in at night whether …

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People Are Making Watermelon Slings To Help Their Watermelons Grow and It’s Pure Genius

Fact, watermelons are heavy.  Therefore, in order to support the heavy weight from growing watermelons, people are creating watermelon slings for additional help.  When watermelons grow vertically on a trellis, it’s common for the giant fruit to break from the vine and splatter on the ground.  To prevent any type of damage to the watermelons …

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People Are Building Pallet Pools For The Summer And It’s Genius

It’s quite the known fact that when the summer season rolls around, many people prefer to dip a toe in the pool on a hot summers day. Whether or not you have the luxury of stepping foot into cool water right in your own backyard, people are building their own pools that also doesn’t break …

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People Are Painting Old Golf Balls To Look Like Ladybugs To Place In Their Garden and I Love It

Whether or not you have a green thumb, there is always another alternative for a greener, brighter and more attractive garden. Whether that is painting rocks to look like flowers, or even buying solar powered daises to brighten up the space, some people are even going as far as using old golf balls to spruce …

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People Are Making Floating Candles Out Of Pool Noodles To Put In Their Pool

Taking a night swim after a long day in the heat is like a reward, and what better way to relax after the nine to five work day than lounging in the cool pool. To jazz up your night swim with a little illumination, people are turning pool noodles into floating candles and it is …

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You Can Make Solar Panel Hula Hoops That’ll Absorb Sunlight So Your Pool Is Always Warm

Nothing’s worse than stepping into the clear blue waters of your pool and immediately stepping back out because it’s too cold to take a swim. Even when it may be scorching, the pool temperature rarely matches the weather outside. Therefore, to heat up your pool naturally this summer, this do it yourself project takes the …

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People Are Using Cotton Pads To Make Instant Campfire Starters. Here’s How To Make Them

Starting a campfire isn’t always easy, especially when you’re camping in the middle of the woods, it’s raining, and everyone else around you has just as much knowledge on how not to start a fire. Since getting the fire going has been an ongoing problem for many people who like to camp, a viral hack …

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People Are Using Toilet Paper Rolls To Make Biodegradable Pots For Plants And It’s Genius

Gone are the days where we plant our vegetables or house plants in a boring tan pot that you can get from Walmart or a hardware store.  For a more biodegradable option, plant enthusiasts are cutting toilet paper rolls in half, and making them into pots for plants!  Not only will you be doing a …

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These TikTok Easter Crafts Are The Perfect Way To Entertain Your Kids This Weekend

I’m so excited about the holiday weekend! After over a year inside with the kids for their school (they are doing Access Ed learning), we could use some great Easter activities as a fun brain break or boredom busters. Of course, leave it to TikTok. They have about eleventymillion ideas for fun Easter activities that …

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‘Painted Icicles’ Are The Hot New Home Decor Trend and It’s Basically Pure Magic

Hey all you people in Texas — and other places that have crazy icicles this winter season. Why not make the best out of this weird polar vortex thing, and “paint” the icicles that are left on your house? No, silly. I’m not talking about using paint brushes and paint. Some people on social media …

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People Are Making Candles Out Of Cans Of Crisco To Use While The Power Is Out

There are still thousands of homes standing without power while enduring freezing temperatures outside. So when you’re stuck without heat or running water for more than 24 hours and your candles are just about burned to their wick, here’s what you can do to light up the house and produce some type of heat! Families …

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People Are Using Their Cricut Machines To Cut Shaped Quesadillas and It Is Pure Genius

Cricut Machines are great for cutting paper, fabric, wood and as it turns out, even cheese quesadillas! Arts and crafts connoisseurs know that this machine does well with creating shapes and cutting with precision. However, a recent video on TikTok has gone viral for thinking outside of the box at what this machine can really …

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Easter Charcuterie Boards Are The Perfect Way To Celebrate Easter This Year

Easter charcuterie boards are an easy way to get your family excited for the upcoming holiday! Not to mention, it’s family friendly and it’s an activity everyone can participate in to make sure their favorite snack makes the cut. Better yet, Peeps are reportedly making a comeback this Easter; so when you’re making your board, …

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You Can Crochet A Mama Cow With Her Baby Calf And It Is Absolutely Adorable

There are some hobbies that are better to do seasonally, crocheting is one of them. When winter finally rolls around and mother nature insists on having a few sheets of snow on the ground, crocheting allows you to snuggle up in a chair to make knitted blankets from scratch, puffy jackets and cute cows and …

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Here’s How You Can Make Your Own New Years Eve Ball Drop At Home

NYE shenanigans are a bust this year but you can still have fun while celebrating at home. You can create your own New Years Eve ball drop at home with this genius idea by Ms. Paige Hemmis to create new traditions at home while ringing in the new year! You’ll need 4 materials to make …

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Here’s How You Can Make Fake Snow That Even Feels Cold Using Only Two Ingredients

Have you been a bit bored with no snow yet? I know we are! I mean it’s almost Christmas, we need some snow! Who wants to have a snowball fight? Did you know that you can make snow to play with? I’m not talking about running out and buying a kit, or even fancy ingredients. …

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You Can Grow A Pine Tree Indoors And It’s So Cool! Here’s How

I love going out and collecting pinecones with the kids. They are great for so many crafts, including adorable pinecone gnomes! The one obvious thing that I never even considered before was growing one! I mean, it is literally the way they grow and I never thought “hey let’s grow a pine tree”, until now. …

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IKEA Is Holding A Drawing Competition For Kids And The Winner Gets Their Creation Made Into An Actual Toy

ATTENTION all young artists! IKEA is holding a competition, and this one’s for YOU!! There have been so many drawings that my kids have created that I swear would be the cutest stuffed toys! Monsters and Fairies, Dinosaurs and Superheroes, I’ve wanted to turn them all into lasting toys that they can keep for years …

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You Can Use Pool Noodles To Create Spooky Halloween Candles

Spooky candles are a staple in Halloween decor and if you’re looking for a make it yourself project that will save you money, I found just the thing on Facebook that might tickle your fancy. If you have a pool you might already have the main item to start to your DIY project and that …

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Move Over Jack-O’-Lanterns, Painted Disney Pumpkins Are This Year’s Hottest Pumpkin Decorating Trend

Is it just me or does everyone else agree that when you carve pumpkins every year, it’s secretly a contest within the entire neighborhood. With that being said, I have carved some unique pumpkins in the past but what truly takes the cake, are these Halloween Disney pumpkins. These Disney pumpkins are painted in several …

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This Woman Shows You How Easy It Is To Make Your Own Rainbow Jeans and Now I Want A Pair

I have found the coolest project to do with my teenage daughters! It’s a super affordable and fun project that you can do outside at your own home too! These are Rainbow Jeans and they are so amazingly cool! The first thing that you will need is a pair of black jeans! I suggest that …

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You Can Get A Kit To Make Your Own Sock Sloth and It Is Adorable

We all love sloths right? I mean they like to eat and just lay around. They are us, right? You can get a sewing kit that has everything that you need to make your very own sock sloth! Seriously, everything you need in one crafty kit! I had the best day making this, as a …

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Rainbow Looms Are Making A Comeback And It Makes Me So Happy

We were told, by a teenager in the KNOW, that Rainbow Looms are making quite the comeback! I love Rainbow Looms. They are so bright, and so much fun. They are a super fun, totally easy, and a relatively inexpensive way for kids to spend their time! I mean, I’d much rather buy a Rainbow …

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You Can Crochet Your Favorite Harry Potter Characters, Accio All Of Them To Me

It seems a lot of us have free time. And crocheting has taken the world by storm! I mean, just check out this entire Crocheted Aquarium! I am amazing by the things people are pulling out of their sleeves these days! This amazing Etsy Store, GreenFrogCrochet has patterns for all of your Wizarding world friends! …

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Here’s A Free Pattern To Crochet Tiny Flip Flop Keychains

There is a FREE pattern to crochet the CUTEST little flip flop keychain, and it looks like it takes all of 30 minutes! FINALLY, a fun pattern that I think I can actually recreate! Ha! I have seen so many cute patterns lately, but I just don’t have the attention span to sit for HOURS …

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Free Onward Printable Activity Pages

Since we told you that Disney Pixar’s movie “Onward”, will be available for purchase On-Demand right now, we have a surprise to go with it! We have some fun printable ONWARD activity sheets! FREE! We know how bored your kids have been. My girls have always enjoyed having activity sheets that go with the movies …

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12 Fun Art Classes Your Kids Can Take For Free From The Comfort Of Your Home

Now that my kids are stuck inside, all they are asking to do is arts and crafts. I have exhausted my expertise on things to do, so I hit up the internet. I found 12 GREAT places to go ONLINE and learn to drawing, do origami, crafts, and all things art related. Check them out! …

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This DIY Niffler Necklace is so Cute, I’m Hoarding It.

Let’s be clear, when Fantastic Beasts originally came out, the Niffler was my bae. And this DIY Niffler Necklace is so Cute, I’m Hoarding It. And if you want to take it away, you’d better think twice. But, making this cute little guy was so easy, you can DIY yourself a whole nest, if you …

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This DIY Snitch Necklace is Made to be Chased (and worn)

Seriously, I can’t believe I caught it! Dude, this DIY Snitch Necklace is made to be Chased (and worn)! And it’s so easy. I can’t believe I didn’t think of making this YEARS ago… This DIY Snitch Necklace is Made to be Chased (and worn) Ok. I’m not kidding, I’m a little in love with …

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Have You Ever Wondered Why People Push Cloves Into Oranges?

Remember when you were a kid and winter life was as simple as coming home from school, kicking off your shoes at the door, and plopping down for homework before dinner? Maybe some bike riding. Maybe some running around the street screaming with your friends. Maybe you’re a lot younger than me and for you …

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30 DIY Harry Potter Crafts

Whether you’re Ravenclaw or Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Gryffindor, we’ve got 30 DIY Harry Potter Crafts to appeal to all of your house loyalties. Now gather your wizarding friends and let’s take a step down Diagon Alley for some Potteriffic Fun! *raises wand* DIYium Craftium! In Fact, I love Harry Potter Crafts so much that I wrote …

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20 Butterfly Learning Activities

Kids go through so many changes growing up, and that can be confusing. These 20 Butterfly Learning Activities will help kids understand that not only are changes a part of nature, but they can be beautiful!   20 Butterfly Learning Activities: 1. This Butterfly Alphabet Garden from No Time for Flash Cards will teach kids …

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20 April Showers Crafts for Kids

It’s raining, it’s pouring, your kids think life is boring, these crafts are fun, we’re all-for-one, we call this #ParentScoring! Seriously, though, after this super snowy winter these 20 April Showers Crafts for Kids might be just what you need for the rainy days to come. Have fun! 20 April Showers Crafts for Kids: 1. …

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BiriBiri Washi Is The New Adult Coloring…And You’re Going To LOVE IT!

I’m always looking for new crafting fads (or new to me), and when I heard about BiriBiri Washi I knew I wanted to see what it was all about. Never heard of it before? Basically, you’ve got this special Japanese paper made from tree bark, and it’s already been dyed in gorgeous colors and patterns. …

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DIY Gift Idea: Rudolph Candle & Printable Gift Tag

Rudolph was always my favorite reindeer. While the other reindeer always seemed a bit snooty (they wouldn’t let him play their games, c’mon!) Rudolph used his bright red nose to guide Santa through fog and make sure all kids get presents. What an amazing guy! That’s why instead of making any ol’ boring reindeer candle, …

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DIY Turkey Juice Boxes

Thanksgiving is all about turkey, stuffing and giving thanks for all that we are thankful for.  While I’m busy cleaning the house, mashing potatoes and stuffing the turkey I like to have a little something to keep the kids busy (and from undoing whatever cleaning I’ve done!)  These sweet little turkey juice boxes are fun, inexpensive …

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DIY Washi Tape Unicorn Silhouette

If you’re like me (and chances are if you’re reading this…you are) you’ve got more Washi Tape hanging around your craft room than you know what to do with. That stuff is amazing! But honestly, there are only so many pencils and notebooks we can customize, right? Ammiright? I am. That’s okay, because Now (add …

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25 Mischievous Minion Crafts and Recipes

Minions are truly EVERYWHERE especially right now with the new movie releasing this week. So while everyone is putting together Minion themed parties, I have put together a collection of 25 Mischievous Minion Crafts and Recipes that can be used at those parties! After this week I think it’s safe to say, I am going …

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25 Roaring Jurassic Crafts Kids Can Do

Since it’s release, Jurassic World has been talked about just about everywhere. With all the excitement, many (myself included) are planning Jurassic World themed parties and to help you get started planning yours, I put together this collection of 25 Roaring Jurassic World Party Ideas! Just watch out for those raptors, I’ve heard they have a …

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10 Insect Crafts for Kids

They’re creepy, they’re crawly, and their handprint Mother’s Day cards always make us tear up. Just kidding, but really, what is it about kids and insects? I’m not sure, but what I do know is that these 10 Insect Crafts for Kids will worm their way into your heart. Seriously, you’ll be bugged by how …

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30 Awesome & Easy Minecraft Party Ideas

So, I put together this 30 Awesome & Easy Minecraft Party Ideas…but then, as I was putting it together, I got a little crazy–there’s SOOO many cool ideas…just—Don’t start the party without me! So, apparently playing Minecraft is like going down the rabbit-hole and so is coming up with party ideas…for every link herein, you’ll find …

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DIY Cardboard Box Bi-Plane {from 1 Box}

When Disney Planes approached me and asked if I could put together a tutorial for a plane-themed holiday activity for my kiddo, I couldn’t resist the idea! So, I put an idea in action and built a DIY Cardboard Box Bi-Plane {from 1 Box}! Special thanks for sponsoring this post goes to: #PlanesToTheRescue and #CollectiveBias! I …

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20 Gifts Toddlers Can Make {with a little help}

I was having trouble finding crafts I can do to memorialize my toddler’s second Christmas…everything seems to be for “preschoolers”–not really toddlers. So, in light of my difficult search, I’ve pulled together a list of 20 Holiday Gifts Toddlers Can Make…like the little, itty-bitty babies just now getting into the whole “toddler” thing. So, they need a …

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25 {Totally Cute} Hedgehog Crafts

I was informed recently that perhaps not every kiddo is as enthusiastic about Snakey-Type Crafts as I thought. And with the changing of the seasons, it’s time to find a more cute and cuddly (if prikcly) animal to perhaps make a few crafts about. So, here’s the ultimate list of 25 {totally cute} Hedgehog Crafts. I love the prickly-funness …

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How To Make Mud

Let’s face it, mud is super dirty. So, we’ve come up with a way to make mud that isn’t dirty at all! What You Will Need To Make Mud: 1 Roll of Toilet Paper 1 Bar of Soap (any kind will do) 2-3 cups of Water 1 Tbsp Borax (this is completely optional but will make …

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Make Sticker Stick Puppets

Stick puppets are my favorite puppet of all. When my daughter was young, we spent countless hours making them, playing with them, and even giving them to pals. One of our favorite ways to make them was with q-tips and stickers. They take seconds to make and are totally fun! All you need are q-tips, …

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20 DIY Halloween Accessories For Kids

Photo Credit: Kiwi Crate, Merriment Design, Gleeful Things, Urban Threads, Create Craft Love, Curly Birds, Doodle Craft, & Spoonful It’s Almost October, and that means it’s time to start showing your Halloween spirit! Here are 20 Make-It-Yourself Accessories that are perfect for Halloween! Halloween Charm Bracelet Scarecrow Candy Necklace Bat Pins Witch Doctor Necklace Spider …

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100 DIY Accessories for Kids

Lately, my daughter has been TOTALLY into accessories. The problem with them is that they cost a fortune when I buy them from the store, and they tend to get lost. Well, I have solved both of those problems– now we make all our own accessories, so they’re cheap, and since she worked super hard …

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