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$25 Amazon GC #Giveaway {Ends 2/20}

Love is in the Air! What would make February even better? Being able to enter a bunch of amazing giveaways! Anderson's Angels, This Mamas Life, The More The Merrier and Woven by Words, are very excited to help create It’s Your Love! We've teamed up with ( )other wonderful bloggers, to bring you another great giveaway event! Each blog has gathered a prize package for the It’s Your Love Giveaway Event! DIY Homemade Lavender Soap The prize at this stop will be a $25 Amazon GC. Entry-Form Hosts & participating hop bloggers of the It’s Your Love Event are not…
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Faux Stained Glass American Flag Craft

This Faux Stained Glass American Flag Craft is a patriotic kids craft idea that is fun and easy to complete, with just a few materials needed! Faux Stained Glass American Flag Craft  Looking for something crafty for your kids as schools ends and summer rolls in? Get ready for Memorial Day or 4th of July with this kid friendly Faux Stained Glass American Flag Craft. It's super easy and a great keepsake you won't mind displaying. What You'll Need: (Linking to these items on Amazon {I am an affiliate} so you can see what they are or even purchase ahead…
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Fireworks Kids Craft Project

A fun Fireworks Kids Craft Project that is simple & easy for kids to help celebrate Memorial Day or the 4th of July! Fireworks Kids Craft Project Looking for a fun and inexpensive craft for your kids for Memorial Day or the 4th of July? Let the glitter and creativity flow with this simple "fireworks" project- and remember, the process is just as much fun for the child as the end product. This would be a great project to do inside on a rainy day, or outside if you are having a party, barbecue, or celebration during one of the…
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Painted Clay Pot Planter Craft

In need of a fun and easy project to do with your kids for Mother's Day? Try this painted clay pot planter that's a snap to make two different ways. Surprise mom with one or both and give her keepsake that lasts. Mother's Day is just around the corner! The most precious gifts I receive are those made by my children. I'm especially fond of those featuring their hands, feet, etc. because they capture their size in the moment, and it's so much fun to compare them from year to year! They grow so fast, and are only little for…
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Thomas & Friends #Giveaway {Ends 3/18}

Enjoy these great Thomas & Friends themed crafts, snacks, movies, party supplies, school supplies, & gift ideas Thomas & Friends Kids are excited about the release of Thomas & Friends: Start Your Engines! Movie today, and I'm excited to offer a copy to one lucky reader! I've gathered some Thomas & Friends themed ideas, such as crafts, snacks, movies, party supplies, school supplies, and gift ideas for you as well! I know when my own kids become fascinated with a movie, they really enjoy doing crafts, making snacks to look like the characters, and then want to have parties around…
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Kung Fu Panda

Kids are excited about the release of the upcoming Kung Fu Panda Movie. If you have someone in your family who is a BIG Kung Fu Panda fan, this is the place for you! I've gathered some Kung Fu Panda Craft Ideas, Kung Fu Panda Snack Ideas, Kung Fu Panda School Supplies, Kung Fu Panda Party Supplies, Kung Fu Panda Gift Ideas, and Kung Fu Panda Costume Ideas. Kung Fu Panda Craft Ideas: Paper Plates Lantern Projects Kung Fu Panda Snacks: Panda Cupcakes Marshmallow Treats Fake Sushi Kung Fu Panda School Supplies: *Some of these aren't available online yet, that…
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Thumbprint Shamrock Keepsake Frame

This cute Thumbprint Shamrock Keepsake Frame is a really fun and easy to make St. Patrick's Day Kids Craft Project! Thumbprint Shamrock Keepsake Frame This is a really fun and easy kids craft project! You can easily swap out the graphic in the middle to use this craft idea for any holiday or special occasion during the year! It would work well for pre-school, kindergarten, or early elementary aged kids. For younger kids, you'd need to provide a bit more assistance, while the older kids could show their creativity with more independence. Materials Needed: (Amazon Affiliate links included to show you…
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Shamrock Magnet Kids Craft Project

This Shamrock Magnet is a fun and easy St. Patrick's Day Craft Project for kids! Shamrock Magnet Kids Craft Project It can be so much fun to celebrate holidays, such as St. Patrick's Day, with children by making fun craft projects. While they may not understand fully the original purpose of the holiday, most usually do know and enjoy the traditions of the day, such as wearing green, leprechauns that grant wishes, shamrocks are for "good luck", or certain foods that your family eats each year on March 17. This can be a great opportunity to explain what the holiday is about, and the…
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Folded Handprint Valentine’s Card Kids Craft Project

This adorable Folded Handprint Valentine's Card Kids Craft Project is affordable at under $5 total! Folded Handprint Valentine's Card As my kids get older, the grandparents and I treasure the handmade crafts, and those using their fingerprints, handprints, and footprints more and more. They grow up so fast, and these are such an irreplaceable way to remember their childhood. You can document their growth, and make precious memories with them, while working on craft projects together. It also gives the kids a sense of pride to know that they made something so special that they can gift to a loved…
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Love Bug Hug Craft Project

The Love Bug Hug Craft Project is easy and so much fun to do with kids as Valentine's Day approaches. Love Bug Hug Craft Project Most kids love making craft projects, and it helps them develop important skills they need! Cutting, gluing, and being creative are great educational activities! Valentine's Day is approaching, so this is a great occasion to create pink and red heart-shaped projects with your child. This cute craft features a heart shaped Love Bug with extra long arms for big hugs or to show how much he loves you!  A great craft for kiddos to make as a gift…
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