Crafts for Kids

Suet Bird Feeder

Suet Bird Feeder

During the winter months many birds benefit from fat in their diet so why not make a suet bell or suet pine cone bird feeder with your grandchildren. You will need: Fat (lard or drippings from a roast or bacon ). If you don't have enough fat you can add unsalted...

Autumn Tree Art

Autumn Tree Art

Directions: 1. To make the tree truck and branches, trace your grandchild's arm and hand on a piece of paper. I used brown paper but you could use white and color it brown. 2. For the leaves, cut up yellow, red, orange, and brown construction paper or tissue paper. 3....

Fall Bird Feeders

Fall Bird Feeders

This is a fun fall activity to do with your children and you're helping the birds. Directions: 1. Gather various sizes of milk cartons. 2. Cut out an opening. 3. Decorate with paint or permanent markers. 4. Make a small hole to push a dowel through so the bird can...

A Different Kind of Birthday Card

A Different Kind of Birthday Card

My friend made me this clever birthday card from a Laughing Cow Cheese container. She cut out circle to match the size of the container, attached them with tape, decorated the pages, and glued one circle to the bottom of the container. The lid is decorated also. When...