Sunflower Hand Print Paper Plate Craft for Kids

I don’t know about you, but one of my weakness is a hand print craft. My kids are growing up so fast. I just love preserving some of their cuteness while they are young! This craft is a great one for fall. It’s simple and fun to do with the kids. Come on in and I’ll show you how I made this easy to make Sunflower out of a paper plate and construction paper. Here’s what...
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The Best Apple Activities and Craft Ideas!

The best apple crafts and activities for apple picking season in fall and back to school - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com
My kids only have one more full week left of summer before they head back to school. Although I am sad that they are beginning new chapters in life, I am excited about all of the fun activities this time of year brings. We love to go apple picking. The kids usually fill their bags pretty full, and I’m left trying to find recipes for all of the apples…but I still love every minute of...
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DIY – Make a No Sew Quilted Checkerboard and Bottle Cap Checkers

DIY - Make a No Sew Checkerboard and Bottle Cap Checkers
When we go to one of  my favorite restaurants, Cracker Barrel, the kids head straight to the checkerboard! I’ve always wanted to create that big porch with rocking chairs, so we can have the same checkerboard experience at our home. So… when I saw a picture in a magazine with a homemade checkerboard made out of material, paint, and soda tops, I knew I had to create a version of...
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I Love You A Bushel & A Peck Keepsake Handprint Craft

Apple Handprint craft for back to school, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day and Fall Fun with kids! - KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
When the kids were really little, I would always sing “I Love You A Bushel & A Peck” to them. It’s such a sentimental song for me. Now, I can preserve the song’s sweetness with the kid’s handprints. It’s double the sweetness!       Don’t handprints just make you melt?    The plan was to glue a basket over the apple...
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How To Make A Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkin With Hand Print Leaves

Sweet Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkin With Hand Prints for Leaves! Cute for fall and Thanksgiving crafts - KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
If you don’t mind sacrificing a roll or two of toilet paper, these little toilet paper pumpkins are a sweet, sweet keepsake. I love walking by them, and seeing the cute little hand prints leaves. It makes me smile, every time!  Here’s what you’ll need for your toilet paper pumpkin with hand print leaves: Roll of toilet paper Quilter’s Batting – cut...
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Egg Carton Spider Craft

Egg Carton Spider Craft - Perfect for Halloween or a unit on Bugs! - KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
These Egg Carton Spiders were so much fun to do with the kids. This is a great craft for little ones, and so adorable for Halloween parties, or a unit on bugs in class!   I let my five year old paint the egg holders, attach the eyes, and the legs himself. He had so much fun! He kept holding each spider up to me, and saying, “Mom, isn’t this one adorable?!” – So cute!...
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