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.
How To Make A Sandglass Time Out Stool
Disciplining children is one of the most challenging parts of being a parent. As any parent knows, it’s a fine line between trying to teach them a behavioral lesson and making them feel that they’re being shamed. This idea is a great help for parents — the time out stool! We think it’s a much more […]
Lego Man Costume
In need of a costume for the little one? Here’s an awesome costume idea other kids on the block will envy! :) The first thing you’re going to love about this costume is that it uses free (or very cheap) material — boxes! And since this is a DIY costume, you can make any Lego […]
Make Your Own Wallet
When I was a kid, I found it difficult to choose a wallet that was perfect for me. The ones at department stores and toy stores just didn’t appeal. They were either too big or too flashy for my taste. During my preteens, I found that designs were too mature or too childish for my […]
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 […]
Egg Carton Daffodils
Egg cartons! Most of us don’t give them a second thought. As long as they keep our eggs intact, we’re happy. But egg cartons are a fabulous craft resource. You can cut them up for bits or soak them and then reshape them into just about anything. This project only needs some scissors, paint, imagination […]
Kids love playing pretend, especially of them having super powers. Learn how to make a wand and give it to your wizard kids. :) Check out these Harry Potter wands inspiration we collected for you! Click on any image to start lightbox display. Use your Esc key to close the lightbox. Materials: Chopsticks Glue gun Beads Acrylic […]
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 […]
Button Tree Wall Art
Use the heap of buttons you have to make some pretty wall art. We think this is a good one to hang in your daughter’s room. Materials: Canvas Plenty of buttons Pastel Colour Spray Paint (suggested colours: purple, yellow, pink, blue) Glue Gun or E6000 Adhesive Acrylic Paint Paint Brush Dimensional Paints (suggested colours: black, brass, […]
Twelve ways to repurpose that cot!
Kids grow… quickly! As parents, we delight in and yet regret the speed with which change takes place. One of those changes is the first ‘big bed’. Aaah, the excitement in those little eyes as they watch the new bed being moved in to position! The cot, or crib if you prefer, is suddenly yesterday’s hero. “I’m a […]