Build a Model Airplane or Car

Build a Model Airplane or Car

You can find a variety of types, styles, and skill levels of models.  Some have less than 10 parts and just need to be put together with glue and painted.  Some are very complex and require carefully following detailed instructions. You can find metal and wood...
Candles & Soaps

Candles & Soaps

We did it! Making candles can be fun for any age, but adults should help out with pouring the hot wax.  Children can help pick out the color, shape, scent, and any additional decorations used either in the candle, or to decorate the outside once it’s cooled. Wax...
Crochet & Knitting

Crochet & Knitting

We did it! Loom Knitting A good way to start teaching kids about knitting is to use a round knitting loom (found at most craft stores). Kids as young as 7 or 8 can learn to use a crochet hook to create simple projects like a square hotpad or scarf. Crochet Lion Brand...
Scrapbooking

Scrapbooking

We did it! Organize It There are numerous ways to organize a scrapbook, whether chronological, by child, by event, etc.  Just be sure to organize your photos before you begin. School Photos Kids love to look back at old school photos from throughout the years and see...
Crafts

Crafts

We did it! Maybe you’d like a quiet evening at home or you want to get a little messy. Have fun with a craft project you can do together! You can even do it as a service project for grandparents or another loved one. Beads For younger kids, you might want to start out...