crafts

  1. Family Fun

    How to make silhouette pictures

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    Making silhouette pictures is a fun and easy craft that creates a lasting piece of art! For a fun family activity, make a silhouette...
  2. Family Fun

    How to make personalized placemats

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    There is no limit to the fun you and your kids can have making personalized placemats, and it will make mealtime more fun, too. To...
  3. Family Fun

    How to make woven paper mats

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    If you need an activity to keep your kids busy while you get dinner on the table, woven paper mats are the perfect fun and...
  4. Family Fun

    How to make handprint mosaics

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    You don't have to order a special kit to preserve your child's handprint. You can make your own handprint mosaic on your next trip...
  5. Gardening

    Scarecrow Ideas

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    Even if it's a little late in the season to have a scarecrow protecting your garden, it's a perfect time to make a scarecrow for...
  6. Gardening

    Gourd Birdhouse

    Gourds are wonderful as autumn decorations, but these inedible fruits can also be very useful. Ages ago, large gourds were often...
  7. Shopping for the Home

    5 Best budget craft supplies to have on hand

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    The world of crafting has exploded in recent years, resulting in an overwhelming number of crafting supply options. Having whole...
  8. Living

    Sneak peek: Country Living’s July/August issue

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    From nautical-themed décor to fresh takes on Old Glory, get a sneak peek at what will be on the stands for Country Living magazine...
  9. Gardening

    Garden Plant Labels

    The point of plant markers is to remind you which seeds you planted where. The most basic marker can be a strip of wood with the...
  10. Monday Mom Challenge

    Monday Mom challenge: Get in touch with your inner artist

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    Do you ever look at crafts and artwork and think, “I could never do that!” Do you get frustrated crafting with your kids, thinking...
  11. Crafts

    Creating a birthday scrapbook

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    Keeping a scrapbook for your children is a great way to keep the birthday memories alive! If you need some inspiration for birthday...
  12. Crafts

    How to make your own birthday flag banner

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    You've seen them in catalogs and online, but have you ever wondered if you could make one of those cute, personalized birthday flag...
  13. Crafts

    How to make a handprint plaque for dad

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    Looking for a sweet way to memorialize your little one's growth for dad? Try a hand-print plaque craft. This craft can be as simple...
  14. Family Activities

    7 Kid-friendly outdoor activities

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    With spring fast approaching, it's time to get the kids back into nature. Exposing them to a wide range of outdoor activities at a...
  15. Crafts

    Sunshine prints: Make art from the sun

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    If you have sun and have kids, here's a cool craft project to try (though if you just want to get a set just for yourself, we won't...
  16. Crafts

    Ask the expert: Fun toddler craft ideas

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    Toddlers love to try new things -- especially when those things involve paint and glue! Columnist Ann Douglas shares some fun...
  17. Gardening

    Recycled Bottle Bird Feeder

    Craft projects that reuse items, like bottles and cans, are an excellent way to teach children about recycling. For Earth Day , try...
  18. Crafts

    Spring egg crafts

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    Bring springtime indoors with egg-cellent egg crafts for kids. From hard boiled egg bunnies to embroidery floss eggs, discover egg...
  19. Kitchen and dining

    4 IKEA hacks

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    Hacks are typically thought of in technology circles, but they are prevalent in the decor industry too. Since furniture hacking can...