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Toys

How to make developmental homemade toys with pictured tutorials and how-to ideas to make homemade toys for your children or as homemade gifts for other kids.

10 Easy Recipes to Make Slime

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How to make slime, goo, gak, flubber and cool silly putty for kids.  These six ways how to make slime include recipes with borax, without borax, cornflour, and even how to make goo.  With Halloween coming up, this is gonna come in handy!  {snicker} The Tip Junkie Creative Community has almost 900 Activities for Kids with pictured tutorials and free …

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12 Homemade Musical Instruments for Kids

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Here are our 12 favorite easy homemade musical instruments to make music with your kids. You don’t have to spend a lot of money to introduce your children to simple musical instruments! Make your own homemade instruments with supplies such as cardboard boxes, tongue depressors, sticks and paper towel rolls. These homemade musical instruments for kids are not only fun, they …

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22 Fun Things to Make with Egg Cartons

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I’ve made several recycled crafts and activities for kids using cardboard but nothing like these amazing egg carton projects.  You’ll be blown away by these 22 things to make using an egg carton.  Some of the egg carton crafts include sewing kits, floral arrangements, buttons, activities, egg carton flowers, games and props to encourage your child to play for hours. Egg …

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14 Crafty Things to Make With PVC Pipe

How to Make a Sunburst Mirror from PVC Pipe

PVC pipes aren’t just for waterways you can make unexpected DIY projects out of them.  These crafty PVC pipe tutorials show you how to make the cutest crafts, DIY Decor, and toys for kids.  Some of these PVC pipe  projects include a pvc pipe sunburst mirror, picture frame, wine storage, toothbrush holders, children’s play fort, marshmallow gun, bath toys and a soccer goal.  These tutorials show you …

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Finger Puppets {Toys and Gifts}

Finger Puppets {Toys and Gifts}

Finger Puppets {Toys and Gifts} How adorable are these finger puppets?! Make a set or two with the help of the attached pattern and tutorial! Then wrap them up cute and they will make the perfect little gift to give at a toddlers birthday! View This Tutorial

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Mini Play Tent Pattern {Kids}

Mini Play Tent Pattern {Kids}

Mini Play Tent Pattern {Kids} Just in time for the camping season here is a pattern to make a play tent for your little camper! Easy enough to make with the help of this great pattern and tutorial. Your son or daughter will love to pretend play with this adorable little tent! View This Tutorial

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Best Apps for Toddlers {Kids and Technology}

Best Apps for Toddlers {Kids and Technology}

Best Apps for Toddlers {Kids and Technology} This post features nine fabulous iPad apps for toddlers! They are all easy to operate and will stimulate your child with reading and activities! Perfect while you are on the go and need something to keep them occupied! View This Tutorial

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Planting and Digging Tub {Outdoor Preschool Activities}

Planting and Digging Tub {Outdoor Preschool Activities}

Planting and Digging Tub {Outdoor Preschool Activities} While this post is featuring a whole adorable party, you could take a couple of the ideas to use to keep your preschooler occupied for an afternoon! The planting and digging tub is easy to set up and can be used over and over. Perfect for the spring weather! View This Tutorial

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Washing Stuffed Animals {Stuffed Animals}

Washing Stuffed Animals {Stuffed Animals}

Washing Stuffed Animals {Stuffed Animals} Kids beloved stuffed animals can get pretty grubby! This great post features a step-by-step tutorial on how to wash stuffed animals so they don’t get ruined in the wash. An easy gentle way to clean delicate (and loved) stuffed toys! View This Tutorial

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