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Holiday Crafts
Katie Reed

Make Your Own 8-Bit Pixel Portrait

Whether you’re looking for a creative gift idea or just a fun art project, this 8-bit pixel portrait is easy and enjoyable. It’s fun for kids, and it’s perfect for Father’s Day!

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DIY Build
Katie Reed

DIY Extra Large Modern Picnic Table

This DIY Extra Large Modern Picnic Table is perfect for large families and for entertaining. It’s great for beginners and can be done in one afternoon. It’s just $90 in materials and can seat 10 people. No angles or special tools required.

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Educational Crafts
Katie Reed

Craft Stick Color Toss Sorting Game

This Craft Stick Color Toss Sorting Game teaches young children primary colors, matching & association, as well as coordination & spatial awareness. It’s the perfect craft to teach basic skills to help young learners with their development.

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Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentines - Just cut out, color and wear on fingers!
Holiday Crafts
Katie Reed

Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentines

Don’t waste your money buying expensive Valentine’s Day cards that kids will throw away the minute they get home. Print out these free Robot Finger Puppet Valentine’s Day cards instead. The kids will have a blast coloring each one and then turning them into fun finger puppets they can play with for hours or days! Each card is different, so kids can join together to create stories with their characters and each one will be unique. These cards are an EXPERIENCE.

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Holiday Crafts
Katie Reed

Mason Jar Lid Flannel Tree Ornaments

These simple but sweet Mason jar lids turn into charming Christmas tree ornaments to give your tree that country chic look you’re going to love. Easy to make, you can add embellishments to make each one unique! Perfect holiday craft.

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Holiday Crafts
Katie Reed

Free Printable Halloween Party Pack

Print yourself a party! I’ve got a fun printable booklet with everything you need to make your Halloween party spectacular! Plus, I’ve got tons of tips on how to save money and make even a last minute Halloween party stress-free and affordable!

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DIY Decorative Paper Christmas Trees | A Mother Thing
Decor
Katie Reed

DIY Decorative Paper Christmas Trees

Christmas crafts are a big part of our annual traditions, and one of our very favorite crafts are these decorative paper Christmas trees that can be as simple or as fancy as you like. They’re quick to make and look adorable on a mantle or any small surface you like.

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Decor
Katie Reed

Simple Kids Craft – Cute Cactus Pots

My kids won’t stop asking for their own plants to take care of, so we created these simple DIY Cactus Plants as an easy kid craft. Cheap, simple and fast to make, they are so fun for little ones!

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DIY Monochrome Plant Pots
Decor
Katie Reed

DIY Monochrome Plant Pots

These DIY Monochrome Plant Pots are super simple and inexpensive. Using Plasti Dip Craft to paint cheap terracotta pots, you can jazz up your houseplants any way you like!

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