Simple Recipes for Cooking With Kids

on the go snacks

Simple Recipes for Cooking With Kids This conversation is sponsored by Horizon Organic. The opinions and text are all mine. Once school starts, every mom starts to think about week night meal planning, organization, and routines! It’s a natural thing to want to prepare amazing meals for the family after everyone finishes a hard day… 

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Princess Wooden Spoon Puppets

wooden spoon puppets

FROZEN is all over our house, 24-7, so why not just embrace it, and make Anna and Elsa EVERYTHING!  If you’ve got littles in your house or anywhere in your life, you are fully aware of the OBSESSION with FROZEN.  You can make Wooden Spoon Puppets easily with just a few materials! WOODEN SPOON PUPPETS… 

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DIY Bug Viewing Jars

mini bug viewers

When I brought home these containers, I had them planned for something completely different than this project.  However, when your four year old walks in and says, “Oh, mom, this is so cool! I can look at bugs in here!” you scrap all plans, sit down and make a printable for the “bug viewing jars”!… 

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Make Your Own Game Boards

easy game boards

There are times that you just want a simple game board, without all of the bells and whistles.      It’s easy to make your own game boards with a rubber stamp. {I used my PSA Essentials Peel and Stick Hello Kitty stamps} and some printer paper – or card stock if you’re feeling really… 

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DIY Wood Crate Toy Box


Hi everyone!  I’m Katie and I blog over at Addicted 2 DIY.  I’m so happy to be here today sharing with you this DIY wood crate toy box that I made for my oldest son’s bedroom. My oldest son had been needing a new toy box for a while and I always love to take on… 

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Simple Kid Art Display

art clips

*This post contains affiliate links* My girl is only in preschool and the amount of “art” she’s bringing home from school is crazy!  I have to admit, I’ve been caught putting some of it in the recycle bin.  MOOOMMMYYY… this is my picture, why did you throw it away? I mean, I can only keep… 

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Cooking with Kids – “Make Your Own” Menu

Cooking With Kids

Cooking With Kids: Hey y’all!  So pleased to be joining you for the very first time over here at RTSTH.  I’m Brett from; IT executive by day (and yes, it’s as fun as that sounds) … blogger, mommy to Lil B, serial re-decorator, chef for our family of 3 and creator of fun pretty… 

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Practice Spelling Words

I’m putting my teacher hat back on and sharing some of my wisdom with my readers!  There are many of you that are parents of school-aged children and I’m sure you are always looking for ways to help them outside of school. I’d love to hear suggestions from readers for things they’d like support with! … 

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Easy Breezy Dress Tutorial

Summer Tank Dress

Hello, RTSTH readers!  I’m Ayelet and I blog over at The Graceful Rose.  I’m so honored that Melanie asked me to share my tutorial for my Easy Breezy Dress Tutorial- it’s the perfect sewing project for a beginner and is quick enough to accomplish in an hour or two. I made two dresses – for… 

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DIY Bow and Headband Organizer

MUST PIN! DIY hair bow and headband organizer by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for Reasons to Skip the Housework. #boworganizer

Hello!  I am so happy to be back over at Reasons to Skip the Housework to share a very fun and functional bow and headband organizer for all of you moms of girls out there!   For those of you that don’t know me already, I am Tasha from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body where I blog… 

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Tac Tac Toe Game

tic tac toe game

I probably should have called this one Tic Tac Bow – but making this Tic Tac Toe Game is as easy as 1-2-3!  Use Tagliatelle {Bowtie} Pasta and paint 5 pieces with each pattern. Print out the game board by clicking on the game board image, or just draw one on paper! Three in a… 

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DIY Pixie Sticks

DIY pixie sticks

From the first moment I saw Sarah from Becoming Martha make her own pixie sticks, I was hooked!  I made them for Sami’s 4 year birthday party and now, I’ve made some for our Patriotic Festivities.  They’re great to have on hand as a special treat, or a fun treat to make with the kids! … 

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Marshmallow Pops

marshmallow Pops

If you’re in need of some fun bite-sized treats for the little ones this Memorial Day or for a Fourth of July gathering, you can make up some Patriotic Marshmallow Pops in three easy steps! These Marshmallow Pops are perfect for any holiday, but especially for the patriotic season! To make marshmallow pops you’ll need:… 

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Recycled Plastic Container Planters

Use recycled plastic containers to make fun planters with the kids #succulents #spring #planter #kidcraft

Hi there!  It’s Liz again, from Liz on Call.  Here to share a fun project that is perfect to do with your kiddos! My son loves to be creative.  I can’t believe a lot of the things he comes up with to put together.  He loves learning new things and working with his hands.  I… 

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Dinosaur Terrarium Jar

dino terrarium

This is one DELICIOUS craft for the kidlets!  A few sweet treats can be put together to make these fun Edible Dinosar Terrarium Jars.  How perfect would they be for a boy birthday party?  Or, you can give them as party favors with the recipe on the jar to do at home with mom and… 

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Pizza in a Jar

pizza in a jar

Making Pizza In A Jar is probably the most fun our family has had making dinner together – in forever!  Simple AND yummy… a huge hit! Everyone got their own little pizza and that was just the start of the fun.  The pizzas were yummy too! Find the directions for Pizza In A Jar and… 

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Monogram Gift Tags

monogram gift tags

If you are in need of a simple gift tag for a treat bag, whether it be for Mother’s Day, a thank you gift, or any simple neighbor gift, these Monogram Gift Tags jazz up any simple bag and make the perfect addition! I used my PSA ESSENTIALS peel and stick stamps to make these… 

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Printable Kid Coupons

printable kid coupons

With Easter quickly approaching, these printable kid coupons are just the thing to print and add to the kidlet’s treat baskets!  They’re simple to print and cut, and would be perfect hole punched and added to a special keyring or hook. They’re great last minute treats too, in case you wait until Saturday night to… 

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