For our immediate family, Legoland was a better experience and more fun than Disney! Yes, I truly said that! Here’s why…
Many of the Arts and Bricks blog posts are favorites on Pinterest, and some have even gone viral. Shadow Tracing Toys and Lockdown Family Handprints are two of our site’s favorites. Explore below and don’t forget to follow us on Pinterest.
Here are 5 easy watercolor techniques for children
Growing crystals is both a childhood right of passage and STEM activity extraordinaire! Here are the results of our crystal growing experiments.
This Halloween make a SPOOKTACULAR paper haunted house. Flip open flaps to reveal ghosts, bats, and more!
The best fairy homes use natural materials, especially gourds, rocks, twigs, moss, acorns, seeds, and leaves. Explore our inspirational Fairy Garden pictures.
This fall, we’re being mindful of what brings us daily JOY by writing gratitudes on a family pumpkin. Here’s how we’re doing it.
This is a Halloween edition of our family’s animal name guessing game for kids. Test your knowledge of vampire, ghoul, and ghost-named animals!
We LOVE Googly Eyes. Seriously, a box of Wiggle or Google eyes is an affordable MUST-HAVE craft supply for mommas with creative kids!
Actionable parenting tips on how to model the value of education to your children.
Send a hug in the mail for Grandparents Day, Valentine’s Day, Holidays, and more. The beauty of this craft is that your gift actually wraps your recipient in a true hug.
A favorite mixed-media technique: painted paper for use in collages. Artistic kids will love these project ideas!
Have you ever looked at your bucket of sidewalk chalk and thought, “What do we do with this?” Today, I’m here to inspire you with a very simple, family-friendly outdoor chalk mosaic art project.
Read about ways to experiment with straws and paint; the ultimate, fun process art experiment!
Learn how to draw a surprise big-mouthed monster. This is a simple activity that requires just a sheet of paper, writing or coloring utensil, and a bit of imagination!