Summer Day Camp: Stained Glass Painting

Today is the last day of our Summer Day Camp series.  I can’t believe that it is already time for the kids to head back to school.  I know a lot of you have already sent the kids out the door but for those who are still looking for some last minute boredom busters, here is a fun idea for Stained Glass Painting from Emily at The Benson Street. […]

Summer Day Camp: Sand Candles

  Sand Candles This week’s Summer Day Camp post comes from Sarah at Limemade Designs.  I am so excited to try these candles with my boys.  The fun things about these is that the possibilities are endless on how you could customize them.  To learn how you can make your own sand candles visit Sarah’s post: Sand Candles. […]

Summer Day Camp: Bleach Tie Dye Shirts

I’m a little late in posting this week’s Summer Day Camp activity.  This one comes from Becky at Patchwork Posse.  This is a fun way to use bleach to tie-dye shirts.  My boys have been wanting to try this since they saw the picture so we’ll have to give it a try.  For instructions on how to make your own shirt visit: Bleach Tie Dye Shirts. […]

Summer Day Camp: Homemade Ice Cream in a Bag

“I Scream, You Scream!  We all Scream for Ice Cream!!  With Nevada breaking record after record for heat you better believe that we have been eating our fair share of ice cream this summer. This week’s Summer Day Camp instructor is Camille from Growing Up Gabel.  Camille is one of my favorite bloggers and she is sharing how to make ice cream in a bag.  My kids LOVE to do this and I’m sure yours will too. It gives their busy hands something to do and the end result is a yummy, cool treat. […]

Summer Day Camp: Juice Box Boats

I’m so excited to be this week’s Summer Day Camp camp instructor.  If you are new to The Joys of Boys, WELCOME!  I’m so glad you’re here!   I hope you will have a look around and stay for awhile.  To learn a little bit more about me and The Joys of Boys, check out my About Me page. I have been extra busy this summer just trying to keep my boys entertained inside and away from electronics as the temperatures have topped 120° outside.  These juice box boats are an easy and fun craft for any kids to make during the summer and the best part is, unlike other types of boxes, juice boxes float! […]

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Summer Day Camp with Kids Crafts

Are your kids complaining of boredom yet? Starting tomorrow I will be participating in a  Summer Day Camp series featuring Kids Crafts from some of my favorite bloggers. I am super excited for my readers to see all the fun day camp style projects we will be showcasing. So check back here tomorrow to see our first post. We will be posting at least one day camp style project every Tuesday through August. Want to meet some of the other day camp instructors? […]

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