Feb 18

Kids have been turning cardboard boxes into playhouses for years, but they’ve come a long way since the days of your childhood! Check out these great ideas for do-it-yourself cardboard playhouses.

Jan 31

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away, and what better way to share your love for the kids than by doing some crafts together? Check out these 31 do-it-yourself Valentine’s Day crafts for some fun and cute ideas!

Jan 27

When you have a baby, you want to share it with the world, but how can you do it in a special, unique way? By making your own announcements, of course!  Here are nine creative birth announcements you can customize for your big day.

Dec 23

Looking for a last minute gift or just a fun project for the kids? Why not try making your own snow globe? It’s super easy, and who doesn’t love a snow globe!

Nov 13

With the holidays just around the corner, you may be planning a long car ride to visit friends and family. If you’re dreading spending hours in the car with your kids, never fear; Real Simple is here!  The website offers instructions on how to make your own travel kit.  Give it a try; you might not hear one single “are we there yet?” throughout the entire trip.

Oct 31

If you’re looking for a fun way to gear up for tonight’s big night on the town, look no further than this fun, do-it-yourself trick-or-treating bag.  All you need are a blank canvas bag and a few things you probably already have lying around the house. Imagine the fun your family will have when they’re gathering candy in their own handmade bag.

Jul 6

Does your little one love to play in the water, particularly with the garden hose?  Bath toys can be expensive, but this one can be made at home with some plastic tubing and a plastic pitcher.  Check out an educational bath toy that costs pennies to make from ParentHacks.com.