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    10 Must-Have Craft Supplies for Endless Pinterest Crafting
    If you and your kids are obsessed with all the awesome craft ideas on Pinterest, but you never have the right materials on hand, read on! This list of craft supplies (in addition to staples like glue and construction paper) should be all you need...
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    Activities for Kids
    10 Apple-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Cool, crisp autumn weather just screams apple season, doesn't it? Get your kids in the mood for fall with these apple-themed crafts, activities, and recipes. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    6 Homemade Playdough Recipes
    Everyone seems to have a favorite playdough recipe, and many old favorites have been included here. Some require cooking and some don't; some are meant to be eaten and some are not. Choose the recipe that best suits your needs and the ingredients...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book
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    Earth Day Activities and Crafts
    10 Eco-Friendly Crafts for Earth Day
    Commemorate Earth Day on April 22 by creating some environmentally-friendly crafts that celebrate Mother Nature. They're all made out of recycled materials you can find at home or in nature, making them the perfect activity to teach your little n...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Winter Crafts and Activities
    9 Snow-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Does your child have the winter blues? Bust his cabin-fever by having a little fun with snow. Create some wintry crafts and make some goodies that incorporate that fluffy white stuff we all love this time of year. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Fall Crafts and Activities
    12 Pumpkin Activities and Crafts for Kids
    Pumpkins and gourds are perfect for fall fun and games with the kids. Find the best pumpkin activities, crafts, printables, and recipes to enjoy with your children this Halloween season. Explore everything from new jack-o'-lantern patterns to...
    Erin Dower
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    Homemade Clay Recipes
    Use the following recipes to make clay that can be rolled or shaped into sculptures. Some clays should be dried overnight, while others are best baked in an oven. When hard, sculptures can be decorated and preserved with acrylic paint or finish. ...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book
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    Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Find our top picks for the best toys of the year!
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    Fall Crafts and Activities
    Top 10 Fall-Inspired Crafts and Activities
    The vibrant colors and crisp air of autumn make it the perfect season for creative crafts and outdoor activities. Check out these fall-inspired activities to enjoy as a family as the weather gets cooler and the leaves change colors. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Valentine's Day Printables
    Printable Valentine's Day Cards
    Print, cut, color, and seal with a kiss. These fun Valentine's Day cards are perfect for kids to give to someone special this Valentine's Day. ...
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    Crafts for Kids
    Get Crafty with Preschoolers
    Take a break with your toddler and create these simple crafts using items found around the house. Find more crafts to create in a cinch with your tot at our Craftivity Corner blog! ...
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    Cast Your Treasure in Plastic Resin
    Cast Your Treasure in Plastic Resin Handiwords A catalyst is a substance that causes or accelerates a chemical reaction without being permanently affected by the reaction. Crafty Clues When you're working with resin casting, make sure that you...
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    Fall Crafts and Activities
    Autumn Craft Activities
    Celebrate the seasonal change to autumn by creating these fun and colorful crafts with your little one. ...
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    Halloween Masks
    9 Halloween Masks Kids Can Make
    Get creative with your costume this Halloween by making your own one-of-a-kind Halloween mask with these craft instructions and printable templates. ...
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    Summer Crafts and Activities
    Summer Crafts Kids Can Make
    Kids can celebrate summer with these fun arts and crafts ideas. Also, try these summer camp-inspired crafts and activities! ...
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    Winter Break
    Best Indoor Activities for Winter Break
    Are you looking for ways to keep your child entertained over winter break? These indoor activities will keep your child from going stir-crazy, and will help you maintain your sanity! This Printable Winter Fun Checklist is also full of ideas. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Find our top picks for the best books of the year!
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    Father's Day
    Father's Day Crafts Kids Can Make
    Kids will make dad feel special with any of these creative craft ideas for Father's Day. ...