This is the month when my kids start getting bored.

The excitement of Summer is starting to fade and before we know school will be here.

So I put together some fun kid activities and kid crafts to keep this month colorful and fun around here!

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Make Star Crayons… I love the sparkle!

Galaxy crayons

Tutorial by minieco.co.uk

 

This next idea by  is awesome!

Dye a bunch of rice and let the kids play with it, create art, instruments…

and have endless hours of fun!

Tutorial over at momtastic.com

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 This is the perfect craft… It is a toy, a magnet and a clip!

WOW!

Magnetic Airplane Clip

tutorial over at parents.com

 

I Spy Bottle!

Perfect for younger kids… so cute!

tutorial by pinkpistachio.com

 

Make funny creatures with paper and clothespins.

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tutorial by estefimachado.blogspot.com.br

 

This printable sewing card is ADORABLE.

It comes in two other models. You can laminate them and have the kids use them time after time.

Tutorial and Free Printable by minieco.co.uk

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This is what my kids call COOL: A Marshmallow Shooter!

We used to make this when I was young and throw uncooked garbanzo beans.

What were we thinking?

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tutorial by cometogetherkids.com

 

Kids love experiments!

Have them make Milk Art using food colorant, milk and soap.

Kids Craft: Milk Art

tutorial by momtastic

 

Here is an activity that won’t break the bank.

Gather a bunch of Sticks from the backyard and have the kiddos create art with them.

I think they would look adorable inside of a jar for the kid’s room.

Tutorial by aestheticoutburst.blogspot.com

 

Come on… we have to do this one!

 I am loving the idea of running around the yard throwing Cheetos in the air

and having cream shower caps to catch them!

Synchronized Snack Toss

Tutorial by  parents.com.

 

I remember spending hours playing with boxes while I was little.

What about making a kitchen with the children?

Cardboard kitchen

 

Or a gas station?

Cardboard car and gas pump

Tutorials over at declutterorganizerepurpose.wordpress.com

 

Fun, colorful and afordable activities for Kids

They will love you!

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Check out also 20 Fun Kid Activities!

 

Happy Tuesday!

Besos!

Desirée

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Hi there! After years of working in interior design, I fueled my passion for DIY into my own little corner dedicated to creativity. I am grateful that blogging has given me the opportunity to do what I love and share my passion for transforming, creating and reinventing with our readers.
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6 Responses to Kid’s Activities and Crafts

  1. Chris says:

    OMG, sparkle alert, don’t tell my daughters. :p Oh wait, too late! Very cool ideas, thanks for posting. This is definitely “I’m bored” month in any household with kids.

    Chris at themeaparty

  2. Raquel says:

    Thank you very much!!! I love it all!!

  3. I’ve actually done those lacing cards with a bunch of little peeps at my son’s 4th b’day party last year. It was fun, but any younger and it’s hard. Thanks for the links. :)

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