Lego Unveils Prototype Brick Made from Recycled Plastic
The Lego Group wants to rebuild its toy empire one brick at a time – using sustainable materials. The Danish toymaker recently announced that it is now a step closer to that goal.
Most Dangerous Apps for Kids
Gone are the days of slow dial-up internet! Today’s generation of kids is being introduced to various new technologies and the age of exposure to gadgets and the internet is getting younger and younger. Technology by itself isn’t bad but it’s important for parents to monitor not just the length of time their children spend […]
DIY Playdough for Kids
Playdoughs are a big hit among kids in our family. In fact, my boys used to receive a lot of playdoughs during their birthdays or Christmas. It’s almost a staple. I didn’t mind. I like how playdoughs stimulate creativity during playtime. Early this year, my sister came across a DIY playdough recipe and gave it […]
How to Make an Articulated Grabber
Here’s a fun project idea for parents. If you’re one of the many parents who are constantly looking for educational and functional toys for their kids, this DIY articulated grabber is for you. It’s a great way to teach your kids about linkage, among other things. This project combines Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Art. […]
How to Make An Outdoor Lounge Using A Kiddie Pool
An outdoor lounge is a perfect spot to entertain guests. Your kids will surely have a lot of fun having friends over. But because not everyone can afford a full-scale, permanent lounge, having an alternative is always wise. Instead of placing bulky outdoor lounge chairs in your backyard, why not try this wonderful gem of […]
PVC Pipe Projects Your Kids Will love!
Are you thinking of ways to entertain and bond with your kids during the summer? Sure there are plenty of places you can go for an adventure. But you can make summer as much or even more fun at home with these PVC pipe projects! These PVC ideas are great for developing your child’s imagination. […]
Thinking of a Halloween decor project for the kids? These mini Halloween fairies are perfect for them – easy and fun to make, and cute! Younger children are often given homework arts and crafts projects according to the season. These are usually displayed in their classrooms before being sent back home just before the big event. (I remember […]
Under The Stairs Indoor Playhouse
It is every child’s dream to have a playhouse — a place that he or she owns. But what if your home doesn’t have enough outdoor space to build a cubby house? Then try building it inside the house instead — use the space under your stairs! If you have a basement or an ample staircase, more […]
Line design with shading!
Now here’s something to keep the little kids busy this weekend. It’s simple, easy, addictive and definitely worth displaying on the wall! This art project is just one of the many creative ideas taught yearly by art teacher Ted Edinger (also known as Mr. E). Lots of his students have created really impressive versions of this, […]
Make greeting cards and letters even more special with this cute and easy envelope!
Want to make your greeting cards and letters even more special? This easy DIY envelope is perfect because it gives the recipient the feeling of opening up a present! And it’s not just an easy project! This DIY envelope can save you moneyif you already have some beautiful thick paper and a few ribbons in your crafts stores. You […]