Kid activities and kid crafts to keep the kiddos busy and having fun this Spring Break and Summer! These boredom busters can be made with things you may already have around the house and they are easy to make and fun to play with!

Awesome Kid's Activities at

Let’s have some fun!


Make Star Crayons… I love the sparkle and tutorial by


Dye a bunch of rice and let the kids play with it, create art, instruments… and have endless hours of fun!

Tutorial over at

Fun Kid Activities.

You can even make this Eye Spy bag with it! Instructions at Momtastic.



Kool-Aid Play Dough Recipe

This play-dough is super softs and smells delicious!

This homemade Play Dough Recipe is super soft and smells delicious.


3 Ingredient Easy Bubble Recipe by Red Ted Art

This is the perfect backyard activity for hours and hours of fun!


Click here to see how to make Glitter Slime!

Come on! You know it’s great when it has glitter!

How to make glittered slime


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


Magnetic Airplane Clip

tutorial over at


I Spy Bottle!

Perfect for younger kids… so cute!

tutorial by


DIY Puffy Paint

Just three ingredients my friends… 3! 


Make funny creatures with paper and clothespins.

tutorial by


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


Make a Marshmallow Shooter at

We used to make this when I was young and throw uncooked garbanzo beans… What were we thinking?


Kids love experiments!

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


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


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!

Tutorial by


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

Fun, colorful and affordable activities for Kids!


They will love you!

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Happy Tuesday!



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