Seasons & Holidays

Halloween Treat Holder

Halloween Treat Holder

Easy to make. 1. Use any size can and take off the lids on both ends with a can opener that doesn't leave sharp edges. 2.With a hammer, pound the bottom of one end so it comes together. 3.Use a screwdriver to make the holes for the handle. 4.Paint and decorate. 5.For...

Ghost on a Lollipop

Ghost on a Lollipop

Here’s a fun and easy treat that you and your grandchildren can make. It can be used as a favor for an October party or given to someone special for a spooky treat. You will need: Lollipops, white tissues (Kleenex), yarn or string, and markers. 1. Cover a lollipop...

Paper Plate Shaker

Paper Plate Shaker

I get excited when I can use something I already have to make something new. Kids can make a shaker then create rhythms to sing and dance to. It would be fun to make then at a family reunion, neighborhood, church, or community party and have a parade. You’ll...

Paper Beads

Paper Beads

These beads are easy and fun to make. You use paper you would normally throw away or recycle. This activity reinforces measuring and patterning skills. You'll need: A variety of paper (magazines, comics, wrapping paper, etc.) Scissors Glue Pencil Yarn Directions: 1....