Crafts

Paper Turkey Craft

Paper Turkey Craft

This paper turkey craft is the latest addition to our Thanksgiving crafts collection! We were missing an activity aimed towards older kids, and this one is just perfect for grade-schoolers. I designed a free printable turkey template to make this craft even more simple. All your kids have to do is cut it and follow …

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Monster Bookmarks

DIY Monster Corner Bookmarks

Halloween is the perfect time of the year to read Monster books, and what goes better with those books than Monster Bookmarks! These bookmarks are adorable and will prove that monsters are not scary at all. Perfect for kids of all ages, especially those scared of monsters. In this post, I share 4 different monsters. …

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Sugar Skull Bookmark

Sugar Skull Bookmark

Here in my country, we celebrate “Día de Los Muertos”, also known as Day of the Dead. But don’t let the name fool you! It’s not a spooky celebration, rather, it is a day to remember those we love but are no longer with us. Sugar skulls are icons of this day because they represent …

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Cat Corner Bookmarks

DIY Cat Corner Bookmarks

Don’t you hate when people turn down the corner of the pages to mark their place? Well, you can avoid that cat-astrophe with these simple Cat origami bookmarks. But that’s not their only use! They are an awesome incentive that will get your kids interested in books (as they might want to use them ASAP) …

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Bat Bookmark

Bat Corner Bookmarks

Looking for an easy Halloween craft to make with you kids? These Bat Bookmarks will be love at first bite! Last year, our Vampire Corner Bookmarks were such a hit that we decided to give them another go. This time, our fun vampires turned into cute little bats. Right in time for Halloween! These bat …

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Vampire Bookmarks

Vampire Corner Bookmarks

These Vampire corner bookmarks are a simple craft that kids will enjoy during the Halloween season. This year, we are planning a Dracula-inspired Halloween party, and we’re looking for a mess-free craft for the kids to make. That’s how we ended up creating this simple origami activity. The best part of these vampire bookmarks is …

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Paper Lanterns

How To Make a Paper Lantern

After getting some requests from my readers to create a Ramadan craft, I came out with the idea of making these easy paper lanterns. They are perfect for kids who want to help decorate home during these festivities. And if you are not Muslim, you can use them as a starting point to learn about …

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Origami Spinning Top

Origami Spinning Top

Making paper models is always fun. But you know what is even more fun, playing with them! We have created some playful origami crafts before, such as the Jumping frogs. But this time, we decided to aim for something a little more advanced, origami spinning tops. This Spinning Top is a modular origami, which means …

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Origami Jumping Frogs

Easy Origami Jumping Frog

Hop into Spring with this easy origami frog that actually jumps! Of course, this jumping frog isn’t just for spring. It is fantastic for kids who are getting started in the world of origami and need a basic model. It includes free printable instructions that are suitable for elementary-aged kids, but older children can do …

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Cootie Catcher

How to Make a Cootie Catcher

I remember that when I was a child, we used to have fun making papercrafts, and our absolute favorite was Cootie Catchers. That’s why, when the kids told me they were bored, I told them to make one; but to my surprise, they had no idea how. Of course, I couldn’t resist teaching them and …

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