15 Recycled Art Projects Your Kids Will Love

So you have your recycled items collected, stored, and ready to go. Now what? We recently changed the way we organize our recycling for our kids to use in art projects, and I wanted to share some great ideas for art projects with recycled materials! Having the supplies is one thing, but the ideas to …

12 Tips to Manage Recycled Materials in Your Homeschool

Recycling bin overflowing? Kids want to create but the mess freaks you out? Manage your recycled materials in your Homeschool with these 12 Tips and start creating today! Art Time is my favorite time in our homeschool. I have always loved art and I wanted to give my children the opportunity to explore art in …

Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Kids will love learning about the beach with this Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + diverse children’s Book “My Trip to the Beach” by Deirdre Pechioni Cummings and Erika Busse. Take a trip to the beach, without leaving the comfort of your home. The diverse children’s book “My Trip to the Beach” by Deirdre Pecchioni …

Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project

Candy Cane Ornaments made with Crystals? YES! We have created the coolest art/science project that is perfect for the Holiday Season! Let’s decorate our Christmas Trees with these fabulous creations… Do your kids love making crystals? How about a crystal candy cane? We have been reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and …

Lace-Imprint Clay Ornaments + Book Review

We have been inspired to create our own Lace-Imprint Christmas Tree Ornaments while reading The Marvelous and Much Loved Christmas Tree by Kelly Grettler and they are Marvelous! Come check out my tutorial for you and your kids to make your own ornaments today:) There is something magical about a Christmas Tree. Every year it …

A Message in a Clay Moon + Nonni’s Moon Book Review

Children’s Book Nonni’s Moon was released this past summer, and I just love it!  I have sat down with Author Julia Inserro and Illustrator Lucy Smith to chat about life, and what inspires them! Plus I created a unique and fun art project inspired by this lovely children’s book! Let’s grab the book, our clay and …

French Knitting Toilet Paper Roll Tutorial – A Book Inspired Hands-on Activity

We have been inspired to learn how to do French Knitting with Toilet Paper Rolls after reading a fabulous Christmas story, called Lulu and Lainey… 12 Days of Christmas by Lois Petren. Let’s get started with this fun knitting craft you can your kids can do together, while learning about France… While we are enjoying …

Rock Dig with Scavenger Scout Rock Hound + Discovery Kids

  Rock dig kits are the best, aren’t they? My kids love them! This week, we have paired Scavenger Scout Rock Hound by Shelby Wilde and Yana Popova with a fun Rock + Gem Stone Dig Kit by Discovery kids, let me share with you how it went!     ROCK DIG ACTIVITY Supplies Needed: Discovery …

Making Crystals: A Book Inspired Science Project

Do you like doing fun science projects with your kids? Making Crystals is so fun, and very simple to do! We have been having the best time reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and we have become very inspired to make the coolest rock crystals with some simple ingredients that are found …

How to Paint Pumpkins with Leaves + Mog Podge for kids!

  Painting with Pumpkins with Leaves + Mod Podge Supplies Needed: Pumpkins Acrylic Paint Mod Podge Foam Brushes, paintbrush applicator Paint Pallets or make your own DIY Paint Pallets Containers for water Fall Leaves Pumpkin Carving Tools Kids Painting Shirts   Related Post: Painting Pumpkins for Halloween Method for painting your own pumpkin with Leaves …