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Kentucky Derby Hat
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Every first Saturday in May, Louisville, Kentucky, hosts the biggest horseracing event of the year, The Kentucky Derby. The Derby is the Super Bowl of horseracing, attracting over a hundred thousand fans to Churchill Downs race track every year. The Derby holds many long standing traditions, from the mint julep ...
Ten Plagues on a Plate
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No, no, no!!! I will not let them go! We love hearing the story of Moses and King Pharaoh this time of year. My kid sings this all day long and when we thought about some crafts we could do for Passover, we knew we had to do the Ten ...
Every well-dressed dinner table needs some accessorizing, whether it be adding special dishes, patterned napkins, lit candles or a beautiful flower arrangement. Enter the easy to make, kid-friendly table centerpiece, perfect for springtime (or really anytime) and another wonderful way to get your family involved in the holiday festivities.
No Sew Mighty Matzah Cover
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My big kid loves all holidays … especially the Jewish ones!!! We decided to make a very fancy and Crafty Matzah Cover just in time for Passover. I’m not sure what kind of Matzah will be hiding under our cover, but with a cover like this one, it really won’t ...
The Last Supper, but better tasting
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Leonardo Da Vinci, The Last Supper, 1495-1498
This month is a special time for a lot of people what with Passover and Easter celebrations to plan. Leonardo Da Vinci’s incredibly famous painting The Last Supper is actually appropriate inspiration for both holidays as it marks the beginning of the ...
My kid is obsessed with rainbows. The second we started talking about the month of April and rainy days, I knew it was time to make a seriously fun and easy rainbow craft that she would love. We have seen this project before and always wanted to give it a ...
No Sew Flower Power Pillow
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My friend, Susie, is one of the craftiest gals I know. She’s also beautiful inside and out. For her son’s birthday she made an entire costume using scissors and a glue gun. I knew then that she had to contribute to Crafting With My Kid. Take it away, Susie! Hi, ...
Homemade Flower Week: Origami Paper Flower Collages
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We are forever in awe of the amazing workers at Martha Stewart. When we saw on their site this idea for easy paper flowers, and then found a pile of origami paper in our cabinet, we knew we had to get started on Paper Flower Collages. My kid had the ...
My kids love to stop and smell the flowers, literally. They love to touch them, see all the different colors and explore any new flowers growing in our neighborhood. So when my crafting kid and I set out to make our own versions of flowers, the first thing to come ...
These started off as an impromptu art project that my kid had so much fun making. All you need to make a flower is a pipe cleaner and some beads. We had the materials already, but you can find everything you need in the kid’s art supply section at Target. ...