15 Cheap Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
Thanksgiving is in a couple of weeks, that means the kids will be out of school for the very long weekend. Keep them busy making fun inexpensive Thanksgiving crafts while you're busy in the the kitchen preparing that delicious Thanksgiving Day meal. You can also set a kids' Thanksgiving table for your little guests and keep them entertained making their own craft projects to take home.
Many of these kid's crafts are made using things you have at home or inexpensive supplies you can ...
DIY Thanksgiving Buffet Table – Free Printables
The Thanksgiving table can get very crowded. What with the turkey, side dishes, gravy, and sauces, there's no place for anyone to actually sit down and eat! I solved this problem long ago by setting up a Thanksgiving Buffet Table for all the food and having an adult table as well as a kids' table.
Depending on the space you have and the number of guests you are expecting this could take some doing. You might consider setting up different stations or bars; appetizer, sides, desserts, and ...
You’ve Been Booed! Halloween 2016 Free Printables
I guess it's that time of year again! We've already started the countdown for Halloween at our house. I've been busy making costumes for the grands, Halloween cards and decorations. We're also starting to plan this year's Halloween party for my grandson Jett. It's supposed to be a small one, but we'll see. Our parties tend to grow as we plan.
One of the activities we love during the Halloween season, in our family that's pretty much the whole month of October, is the neighborhood ...
6 July Kids’ Party Themes – FREE Party Printables
July is a great month to have a party! There is so much going on and so many themes to choose from.
July weather just begs for an outdoor party. Pool and Splash Parties are sure to cool things off, you can even combine party themes and host a Hot Dog Pool Party or a Super Hero Splash Party. And of course you can have a 4th. of July themed party! Click on the links for Pool, Splash and 4th. of July party ideas!
Here are 6 more July party themes to help you plan a July party!
6 Great Road Trip Games and Activities for Kids – Free Printable
Many folks are going to find themselves on the road this Summer. It's that time of year when many pack up the kids and make that long trip to Grandma's house or to the seashore for the annual family vacation.
In my earlier post I talked about ideas to keep your car neat and organized during the trip. Once you've done that it's time to think of activities to keep the kids, and adults, busy and entertained during the long hours on the road. We all try to spare ourselves hours of having to ...
Mother’s Day Crafts Kids Can Make – FREE Printable
Mother's Day is fast approaching, this year it's Sunday, May 14th. If you're planning to take mom out for breakfast, lunch, or dinner you should make reservations now if you haven't made them already; Mother's Day is one of the busiest days for restaurants and reservations fill up fast.
Along with taking mom out for a meal the kids like to give her a gift as well, and what better gift to give mom than something made lovingly for her. Here are some really unique ideas that kids can make ...
Monster Spray to Vanquish Bedtime Fears – Free Printable
A couple of years ago when my grandson Devon was 4 he developed a fear of sleeping in his own room. He claimed there were monsters in his room just waiting to get him. Bedtime became a nightmare. Many nights we'd find him sleeping in our bed. Other nights he'd sneak in to his brother's room and curl up on the floor.
We tried night lights and leaving the door open. I'd even stay in his room until he fell asleep, but he'd wake up in the middle of the night and move to a ...
Football Photo Centerpieces – Free Templates
I'm planning my grandson, Devon's, 9th. Birthday Party. He wanted to have a football themed party, and so it is. A Football Party at the neighborhood park; lots of space for the kids to play football and football themed party games. So of course the decor is all about football.
We haven't nailed down all the details, but I decided to get a head start on the decor. Last month I made Football Themed Painted Mason Jars so that I could use them as bases for the Football Photo Centerpieces ...
Plan Your Super Bowl Party – FREE Printables
Super Bowl LI is on February 5. It's the largest televised sports event in America. Millions will watch while consuming millions of pounds of potato chips and other snacks with friends and family.
Many people host parties around the Super Bowl, after all it's more exciting when you watch the game with friends and family. It gets really interesting when those present are rooting for opposing teams! It certainly does at our house!
If you're planning a Super Bowl Party here are a few ...