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Easy DIY projects for babies and kids from birthdays to holidays to free sewing patterns that look handmade, not homemade. My kids are my #1 inspiration so dig in …there’s a ton here!

Cute paper cicadas summer bug craft for kids

Make my cute kids’ summer craft featuring cicadas! Yep, cute cicadas. This easy print, cut, and glue activity is a great summer craft idea for elementary-age and preschooler. Kids can make paper cicada friends, learn about their lifecycle, play pretend, make them into art, or hide them for an outdoor hide-and-seek scavenger hunt (our pick!).

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Lucky DIY rainbow headphones – fun St. Patrick’s Day craft for kids

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by decorating lucky headphones with cheery paper rainbows, bright green shamrocks, and pot of gold! This St. Patrick’s Day craft idea for kids features a curved rainbow, leprechaun’s treasure, and clover printable templates to sham-rock their next video call.

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Free printable Easter scavenger hunt clues for kids and tweens

Download my free printable Easter scavenger hunt for kids with 24 fun riddles. My cute egg-shaped clues are not too easy for tweens and not too difficult for elementary-age kids and take them all around the house. Make this indoor scavenger hunt to add some egg-stra fun to Easter Sunday.

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Baby Yoda birthday banner DIY – printable Mandalorian party decorations

The Child is 8! Download my free printable Baby Yoda banner to make your own Mandalorian birthday party decorations. Your Child’s birthday banner can say Happy Birthday, This Is The Way, or whatever you like. Print this Mandalorian banner onto any color paper; I chose Tatooine sunset colors plus green for Grogu, naturally.

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Easy Unicorn Cake DIY for a Unicorn Birthday Party

Here’s a cute and easy unicorn birthday cake to make for a unicorn birthday party! My unicorn cake features a fondant horn cake topper that lays flat which means that my tutorial is easy for beginners to make. And there are plenty of cute fondant rainbows, teeny hearts, and sparkly stars for a festive birthday. …

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Pretend Campfire and S’mores Craft: Indoor Camping Play Set

Make an interactive pretend campfire and s’mores play set to bring camping fun indoors, rain or shine! This cute paper craft project features a toasty campfire with wood-grain logs surrounded by a stone ‘safety’ ring for kids to toast pretend marshmallows until they’re golden brown. Keep reading to see how to download the free printable …

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Minecraft Halloween Costume DIY: Villager Head Printable for Halloween or a Minecraft Party

Make this easy Minecraft Costume idea for your favorite Minecraft fan! This Minecraft Villager head and emerald make a great Minecraft Halloween Costume DIY or Minecraft dress up. Liam wore this DIY Minecraft head for a school Halloween party and also trick-or-treating for Halloween. It’s super easy to make for a last-minute DIY Halloween costume. …

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Easy Baby Yoda Cake Idea with Printable Ears Cake Topper

This Is The Way …to make an easy Baby Yoda cake for a Mandalorian Star Wars birthday party! The key to this simple Mandalorian cake idea is my free printable Baby Yoda ears cake toppers. Make the sphere cake with a ball cake pan, buttercream icing, and fondant accents, and then add my printable Yoda …

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Minecraft Birthday Shirt Idea: No-Mess Creeper T-Shirt DIY

Looking for an easy Minecraft Birthday Shirt Idea? Make this no-mess, super quick and easy Minecraft t-shirt DIY! It only takes a few supplies to make your own Minecraft t-shirt: lime green cotton fabric, iron-on adhesive, and my free printable Creeper template, below. It’s a great Minecraft birthday party idea that you can wear well …

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Easy pencil case sewing pattern free tutorial with zipper for beginners

See how to make an easy pencil case with my free pencil case sewing pattern and tutorial! This useful and quick beginner sewing project is a perfect DIY back-to-school project and also makes a great DIY gifts idea for kids. Easy zippered pencil case pattern This zipper pencil case can hold pencils, markers, gel pens, …

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Easy Minecraft birthday cake – Steve in Diamond Armor

This easy Minecraft birthday cake idea is super simple and fun to make. Liam wanted a Diamond Armor themed Minecraft birthday party, so we decided that Steve could wear his Diamond Armor on his birthday cake. This Minecraft cake idea is an easy and cute design for boys and girls that you can “craft” all …

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Ice Skating Cake with Ice Skate Topper Template

Here’s the ice skating cake with a fondant ice skate cake topper that I made for Elise’s 10th birthday party. I covered her ice skating birthday cake with turquoise frosting and clear sanding sugar to make it look cold. This number 10 cake for her double-digit birthday by making a template for the number one …

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DIY Locker Decorations

Make these cute and colorful DIY locker decoration ideas for back to school using ASTROBRIGHTS® Papers! Today I’m sharing fun and easy DIY decorating ideas for your school locker. These DIY locker decorations are inexpensive and also more unique than buying locker decorations, and they only take an hour to make. There are 25 vivid …

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Construction Birthday Party Ideas – Modern Decorations, Supplies, Invitations, Favors, Cake

Caution! Construction party ideas are under construction! Here’s a modern construction theme party that features contemporary diggers, bulldozers, cement trucks, excavators, construction cones and construction signs. Liam’s 2nd Construction Birthday Party is one of my all-time favorite kid birthday party theme. From the yummy and easy construction birthday cake to the orange cones construction birthday …

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DIY Valentine’s Day Jokes Cards for Kids

Get ready for your school’s Valentine’s Day party with these clever and cute DIY Valentine’s Day Jokes Cards for kids! These valentines jokes make great handmade classroom valentines and lunchbox notes. These printable valentines cards feature 18 different silly Valentine’s Day jokes like: “What should you say to a magical unicorn on Valentine’s Day?” “What …

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DIY Kids Cheetah Halloween Costume for Boys

Looking for a cute boys Halloween costume idea? Make this DIY kids cheetah Halloween costume with a cozy hoodie and pants plus a ‘World’s Fastest Land Animal’ running medal and running shoes. This kids cheetah costume is a cute Halloween costume idea for kids that you can make yourself. Kids love animal Halloween costumes and …

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Dinosaur birthday party: Geometric dinosaur party decor, cake & party ideas

Roar!! Here’s Liam’s dinosaur birthday party with bright and vibrant DIY paper geometric dinosaur party decor and cake toppers. Liam wanted his pals to come over for a dinosaur-themed birthday party with dinosaur party decorations, dinosaur party games, and a dinosaur cake. With that in mind, I put together fun and spirited paper dinosaur birthday …

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Star Wars Birthday Party – in Lightsaber Colors! Decorations, games, ideas & treats

Throw a Star Wars Birthday Party theme with this galaxy of colorful DIY Star Wars birthday party ideas for girls and boys, from Star Wars decorations and Star Wars games to Star Wars birthday printables and Star Wars cakes and cupcakes, including the cutest handmade BB-8 birthday cake that you can make yourself. Who says …

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Star Wars Party Game: Escape the Sarlacc Pit

This Star Wars party game features the infamous Sarlacc Pit from Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. Remember that scene? Luke, Han, and Chewie are facing certain death in the all powerful Sarlacc Pit. Bikini-clad Leia is being held captive. And Jabba the Hut *thinks* he has the upper hand. I thought that Tatooine’s sandy …

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