Crafts/Activities

LEGO Easter Basket and Egg: Easy LEGO

By | March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Crafts/Activities, Easter, For the Boys, Holidays|Tags: , , |

Can you believe that Easter is coming already??  Since we have been spending a lot of time at home, I have been trying to find things to occupy my boys so I don’t lose my mind, and easy LEGO challenges are always a hit.  I challenged my boys to make a LEGO Easter Basket and Easter Eggs and they got right to work.    LEGO Easter Basket and Easter Egg I love when my boys use their creativity and LEGO building is one of those things where you can almost see the wheels working in their minds as they create different things.  After challenging my boys to come up with LEGO Easter ideas, I love the LEGO Easter basket and Egg that my son designed.  He is super clever.  I especially love the tiny Easter eggs inside the Easter basket.  So cute! You will also love these other Easter Activities: 20 Fun Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs Dinosaur Easter Eggs Tie-Dye Easter Eggs Easter Breakfast Ideas for Kids […]

30 Day LEGO Challenge – LEGO Activity

By | March 19th, 2020|Categories: Crafts/Activities|Tags: , |

If your children love to build with LEGO, they will love this 30 Day LEGO Challenge sheet! Just print it out and your kids will love the challenge that each day brings. 30 Day LEGO Challenge Today marks our first day of homeschooling my boys thanks to school being cancelled for the forseeable future. I never would have thought that we’d all be sitting around, not only worrying about if I have enough food and supplies to last us a few weeks, but also worrying about how to keep my 4 boys entertained while the world is practicing social distancing. […]

40 Valentines for Boys

By | February 4th, 2020|Categories: Crafts/Activities, For the Boys, Holidays, Valentine's Day|Tags: , |

 Valentine’s Day is on the way and if your boys are like mine, they may not like all the lovey-dovey things that come with Valentine’s Day.  I’ve searched high and low and here are 40 Valentines for Boys that my boys have approved of. Valentines for Boys This year I am working to make Valentine’s Day easier for moms of boys. My boys love Valentine’s Day but it is really challenging to find them things that are boy-approved.  I’ve searched high and low and put together 40 Valentines for Boys.  I hope you love them as much as I do! […]

20+ of the Most Amazingly Fun Crafts Boys Will Love

By | November 5th, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities|Tags: , |

Boys can totally enjoy crafting! Let us prove it to you with today’s selection of fun crafts boys will love. We came up with many crafting ideas featuring their favorite characters for pretend play and pure fun! They will also enjoy making flying toys with their own hands!  Fun Crafts Boys Will Love Some of the basic supplies needed for these craft projects for boys: […]

Eye-Spy Nature Scavenger Hunt

By | June 28th, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities, For the Boys|Tags: , , , |

This Eye-Spy Nature Scavenger Hunt will add some excitement to your next family hike or camping trip. Nature Scavenger Hunt In my opinion, there are few things better than being high up in the mountains surrounded by nature and the beauties of the earth.  Since we live in Utah, we try to take advantage of the mountains as much as we can. A few years ago we traded the heat, dirt and tumbleweeds of NV for cool summer evenings, pine trees and quaking aspen.  So it is no surprise that they want to go hiking in the mountains as often as we can.  I put together a fun Eye-Spy Nature Scavenger Hunt for them to add some excitement to our hikes and camping trips. […]

No-Sew Superhero Cape Made Out of a T-Shirt

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities|

I’m one of those lucky moms who gets to live with superheroes roaming my halls. I never have to feel nervous with Captain America or Superman around. If you are also a lucky mom of superheroes, this No-Sew Superhero Cape made out of a t-shirt is super simple to make. No-Sew Superhero Cape Don’t throw out your old t-shirts! Save them and turn them into a superhero cape. And the best thing about this cape? No sewing is involved! Now that is something I can handle. […]

Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder – Easy Camping Craft

By | May 21st, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities|Tags: , , |

Looking for a simple summer craft for kids? This toilet paper roll bird feeder is the perfect craft to make while out enjoying the great outdoors. Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder Some of my greatest memories come from going camping with my family as a kid. Even though a lot of the memories have faded, I remember all of the ways we found to entertain ourselves with sticks, rocks and dirt. […]

How to Make Homemade Snow

By | March 9th, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities|Tags: , , , |

If you don’t live in a snowy place and your kids are feeling envious of the snow or it’s just too darn cold to go outside, make your own homemade snow!  It’s simple, fun and will provide hours of entertainment. How to Make Homemade Snow There is something so special about snow. The way it looks when you look out the window. The way it feels in your hands. And kids LOVE snow! Although, if you live where it snows constantly, you may not find snow as special as some people. I figured there are people out there who don’t get to see and feel snow like we do. That’s where homemade snow comes in. Kids will love getting to feel and touch snow, without freezing! Check out how you can make homemade snow, right in the warmth of your own home. […]

Free Printable Road Trip Games

By | March 8th, 2019|Categories: Crafts/Activities, Travel|Tags: , |

Road trip season is coming and my family is planning to travel a lot!  We have made several trips across the country and back with our kids.  Are we crazy??  I think we might be.  In preparation for each trip, I have search for free printable road trip games that will help to keep my kiddos entertained for the long haul across the country. Free Printable Road Trip Games Traveling with 4 boys is hard!  Even a trip to the store can leave me at my wits ends.  So when my husband brought up the ideas of a cross-country road trip in an RV a few years back, I thought he may have lost it.  Could the 6 of us we really survive two weeks in an RV?  But, I was determined to be prepared with travel games and activities to keep my kids entertained. These free printable road trip games are so fun!  I even found myself playing along with my kids! […]

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