These a”maze”ing valentines are a fun, candy-free idea for kids to make and give. It’s easy to do using the […]
Sew different animal tails for your kids to wear for pretend play.
Kids will love creating this adorable Peek-A-Boo Squirrel Puppet to play with during the fall and winter months!
Ball and cup toys are so popular right now. Make your own version using empty cardboard tubes decorated with your […]
Anyone who loves their furry felines loves seeing them run and jump around with their toys! But there’s no need […]
Need to do something with all of those mismatched Legos? Turn all of those random Legos into an awesome chess […]
Turn empty boxes, spools and tubes into adorable toy cameras! A fun gift box for photography enthusiasts or a great […]
Friendly caterpillars made from Styrofoam eggs cups and filled with jingle bells – a homemade rattle for little hands! Adults […]
Cone and Ball Clown Game This clown-themed game is a lot of fun! Give it a try! What you need: […]
Racecars made from everyday household items. Boys and girls can challenge each other to show who can build the fastest […]
This simple craft has been around for hundreds of years. It’s fun to try and mastering it takes some practice.
Turn an old fashioned wooden collapsing/dancing toy into a magnificent Dancing Bob Ross! He’s sure to put a smile on […]
Use PVC pipe, a pool noodle, and string to make this toy bow. The tutorial includes instructions for making the […]
Use a wooden spoon to make a cute shark toy that actually bites! The fish is made from a sock.
Turn recycled items into a dancing puppet doll! This handmade toy is great fun, with so much room for creativity.
Use old ribbon spools to make a spelling game! It’s a fun way to practice spelling or to increase vocabulary.
Make your own mini magnetic blocks. It’s easy to do and they are great for counting, sorting, measuring, and creating […]
Transform a sucker, two chocolate kisses, aluminum foil and bakers twine into a Kendama, perfect for a classroom valentine’s exchange. […]
Turn a cardboard box into a fun and colorful town toy for kids. It takes some time and an adult […]
Turn a paper towel tube and some rubber bands into an awesome car to race with friends! It’s so much […]
Make a classic kendama (ball and cup toy) with a cool sno-cone themed twist. What a fun summer activity!
Here’s a fun take on a classic telephone craft. It’s a lot of fun and a great way to introduce […]
Make a fun shape-sorting puzzle out of cardboard. Adults will need to do the cutting, but kids can help with assembly and […]
Turn two grocery bags into a cute toy storage bin. It’s easy to do and a great way to reuse […]
Use craft sticks to make an adorable sled toy! This quick project is a lot of fun when you’re stuck […]
Learn how to draw that iconic toy, a Rubik’s Cube. It’s easy to do!
Use old t-shirts to make a new toy for your pup! All you need are t-shirts, a pair of scissors, […]
Make these cute felt characters to illustrate various Aesop’s fables and their morals. Shown: The Milkmaid and her Pail. Moral: […]
Have a blast making an “exact” replica of your kid using fabric, fabric markers and old clothes. Kids of all […]
If your family has a dog, this craft is perfect! Get ready for hours of chewing, fetching, and tugging fun […]
A kaleidoscope can seem magical as the patterned colors change before your eyes. It is actually quite easy to make […]
Do you have a Cat? How about making these cute catnip fish for them! Your kids will love helping and […]
Make use of old corks or grab a bag of them from the craft store for this fun animal craft. […]
Kid’s size Moby wrap made from a recycled t-shirt. This is a fun project for very little expense. Children can […]
Take this classic toy to a whole new level by adding sparkling glitter to the mix! This playdough recipe is […]
Turn plastic spoons and other recyclable items from around the house into a miniature table and chairs, perfect for a […]
Soft felt tools make the perfect toy for your baby or toddler. They also make special gifts for your favorite […]
These mini car mats are great to take along in the car or on the plane. Make your own using […]
A fun frugal way to spend a sunny afternoon …line up cars for a quick trip through the car wash! […]
Host an ice cream party for your dolls! Easy tutorial for making American Girl doll sized ice cream cones using […]
Giggles will abound when kids paint their feet to make these footprint fire trucks. Makes a fun party activity!
Teach your child about emotions with these flour filled balloons with different facial expressions drawn on each one. They have […]
Your youngsters will always have a friend nearby with one of these cat pals in their pocket or back pack. […]
Made entirely from recycles materials, this soda bottle tractor will run surprisingly fast down the driveway or sidewalk. Hours of […]
These adorable felt bunny finger puppets are the perfect size for tucking into Easter baskets. Beginner sewing skills are needed […]
Easy to make doll dresses and tops for all doll sizes. No sew and perfect for upcycling clothes your kids […]
Endless hours are spent playing with Barbie dolls so why not build them a dream house using recycled cardboard boxes […]
Make these Easter dioramas by creating tiny scenes from pictures cut from magazines or postcards and assembling them in recycled […]
Cute and easy juggling chooks! Made from fabric scraps, this is the perfect project for a beginner in sewing.
An empty oatmeal container and milk caps is all you need to make this simple toy for your toddler. Perfect […]
These valentines provide an exploring good time. This year exchange the sugary valentines for our mini magnifying glass valentines and […]
We’ve created yet another fun project to build out of cardboard tubes. Kids will have hours of fun racing marbles […]
Miniature marble mazes made from repurposed cardboard boxes and drinking straws. A fun weekend project to get the kids together […]
Our rag teddy bear is made from 100% recycled materials. A simple sewing craft that turns t-shirts and sweaters into […]
Teach kids their colors with this fun clown game. Roll the colorful paper dice and then place the clown’s head […]
A great rainy or snowy day project to have some messy fun! Made from pantry items, even the youngest can […]
Our peek a boo sacks are the perfect answer to keeping the toys picked up and at the same time […]
The sky isn’t even the limit with our traveling story theater. With a handful of picture sticks and a background […]
Recycle a cardboard box into a rocket ship that any alien would be proud of. Using cardboard, paint and other […]
Wild animals bring friendly Valentine’s Day messages. Boys and girls will go wild and crazy over these valentines.