Arts and Crafts for Kids
What are Wikki Stix?
What are Wikki Stix? Simple, they are wax coated pieces of yarn, that can be used as both an arts and crafts activity and an educational tool.
The Sweet Shoppe Flip 'n Frost Cookies Play-Doh Plus Review
Play-Doh has a new compound called Play-Doh Plus that allows kids to more easily decorate their play-doh creations. The Sweet Shoppe Flip 'n Frost Cookie playset is an inexpensive toy under $10 with a lot of entertainment value that includes 1 can of the new Play-Doh plus compound.
Lush Fun Soap and Bath Bombs
Who would have thought that I'd find something related to PlayDoh, that's all natural and geared for kids of all ages at a recent trip to the LUSH Cosmetic Store at the mall? LUSH FUN soap is a moldable body wash, hair shampoo and bubble bath.
Bakerella Cake Pops for Kids
Have you ever tried to make cake pops for kids parties? The Bakerella Cake Pops Set includes some fun tools that will make your first try at cake pops a success.
Magna Color 3D Activity Kit
The Magna Color 3D activity kit allows kids to use special pens that release dots onto either a blank magnetic surface or a template. After designing with the dots, kids put on 3 D glasses to watch their designs pop off the page. This toy is recommended for kids ages 4 and up.
Step 2 Art Easel for Kids
Do your children enjoy painting, drawing, and coloring? Step 2 has a new art easel for kids that can accommodate 2 different children at the same time, 1 on either side. Easels are a great way to promote a child's creativity, while learning developmental skills needed for school.
Back To School Items
Aside from the traditional pens, paper, notebooks and folders there has been a trend towards allowing kids to personalize and accessorize their belongings. These are some of my favorite back to school items for boys, girls or kids both young and old who want to express their individuality at school.
Chalk City Sidewalk Chalk Kits
Chalk City is a fun, new outdoor toy that is great for children that allows them to quickly make roadways and obstacle courses in minutes on the pavement with sidewalk chalk. Included are templates that children can color in that will allow children to design intricate cities with roadway signs.
Crayola Color Wonder Travel Tube
Travel toys for toddlers can be hard to find, they need to be fun and have few pieces. The Crayola Color Wonder Tube is portable fun for young children to use when traveling or out to dinner in restaurants.
American Girl Crafts
Does your child love American Girl dolls? If they also like to do arts and crafts, there are several new American Girl crafts that young girls will love to do so they can personalize their own belongings and their favorite American Girl doll.
Bizu Style Studio
Bizu is a great kids jewelry set, that's perfect for holiday gifts or to entertain kids at parties.
Play-Doh Toys & Games
There are so many great play-doh toys and games that kids ages 3 and up will love.
Color Me Gemz
Fisher-Price had a star-laden launch for their Color Me Gemz line of toys with none other than the Cheetah Girls star Sabrina Bryan. The concept of Color Me Gemz is a pretty good one, if I may say so. There are a lot of little pieces shaped like hearts, flowers and other shapes that will appeal to little girls.
Martian Matter Alien Maker
I really liked the Martian Matter Alien Matter primarily because of two reasons. One, it's hard to find a good craft kit which boys feel isn't too sissy to play with. Two, it is really well organized and the materials and pieces tuck away nicely within the main holding container. Most importantly, the kids had a great time playing with this nifty alien maker and didn't want to stop.
Great Homemade Toys
Household articles make great toys. Common stuff lying around the house can be turned into wonderful toys which will keep your kids busy. Homemade toys are a cheap and convenient way to entertain your kids.
Delta Enterprises My Friends Tigger and Pooh Child's Art Desk / Cube
Here's a childs desk cube from Delta Enterprises featuring characters from My Friends Tigger and Pooh which has many, many uses! The attractive looking desk cube consists of a cool child sized chair to sit on, and a desk on which your child can draw, paint, write etc. There's a handy drawer concealed within the desk cube to neatly tuck away those art supplies which tend to lie around all over the place!
Easy Kid's Crafts - Curiosity Kits - Wrap It Up Treasure Box
Here's an easy to do craft idea for kids - a treasure box which is simple to create, and useful too. Action Products has come out with Curiosity Kits - Wrap It Up Treasure Box which is meant for kids aged 6 and up. Take a look at the review of the Wrap It Up Treasure Box - an easy craft idea for kids.
Cooking Games and Toys For Your Kids
Cooking and playing cooking games with kids is so much fun. Most kids love making yummy treats - treats which they can eat after a long cooking session. Delicacies like cookies, slurpees, chocolates, pastries and more really go down well. Here are some great cooking games and toys for your kids which are safe and fun to do. Oh, of course, these cooking games and toys are an excellent way to keep your kids busy and away from the TV too!
Kid's Arts and Crafts - Easy Kid's Art and Craft Kits For Younger Kids Ages 2+
Keeping young kids busy during the summer is not too hard when you give them something constructive to do like create a nice art or craft project. Lots of kid's arts and crafts are available, which are fun and easy to do. Art and craft kits for kids contain all the material you need, along with instructions. Young kids will enjoy this selection of kid's arts and crafts which are easy and fun. Here's a selection of kid's arts and crafts which your kids will love to do!
Poly Pocket Styling Sticker Maker
The Polly Pocket Styling Sticker Maker is a great idea, and a good way to keep your kids creatively entertained. Simply insert the cartridge into the Polly Pocket sticker maker, and feed in the Polly Pocket roll of pictures to produce instant peel-off stickers. Once you've mastered the way it works, it's fun all the way! Polly Pocket fans will enjoy creating different stickers of their favorite doll!
All About Play Doh Including History, Recipes, New Products and more!
Play Doh from Hasbro has been around for generations. Play doh is a non toxic modelling compound which kids love. Here's more information on playdoh, including the history of play doh, play doh recipes and more.
Play Doh Recipe
Here's a great recipe for play doh. This homemade playdough turns out very well, and is super easy to make.
Hasbro's Easy Bake Oven
The Easy Bake Oven is a breeze to use, sturdy, safe, easy to clean and loads of fun for the kids. The Easy Bake Oven is ideal for keeping the kids busy, entertained as well as honing their cooking skills! Here are pictures of the latest Easy Bake Oven, including the new recipe mixes.
Easy Bake Oven from Hasbro | New Easy Bake Oven | History of Easy Bake Oven
Hasbro's Easy Bake Oven is a classic toy which has been around for generations. Invented in 1963, the easy bake oven is ever popular with the kids. Hasbro has come out with a new model for the Easy Bake Oven. Read all about the Easy Bake Oven including product information and pictures.
Easy Bake Oven From Hasbro - A Timeline
Hasbro's Easy Bake Oven is a classic toy which has been around for generations. Invented in 1963, the easy bake oven is ever popular with the kids. Read all about the Easy Bake Oven with the history of the Easy Bake Oven.
Summer Activities for Kids
During school vacation over the summer months, these are some fun summer activities for kids that can help to pass the time throughout the day.
Great Personalized Toys And Craft Kits That Kids Love To Make
Finding the perfect gift is an art. When a gift is hand made, it adds that special touch. Here are some easy to make personalized gifts, toy and craft kits which your child will enjoy making as well as gifting.
Craft Kits for Kids
Have you considered purchasing craft kits for kids? Subscription based arts and crafts kits like Wummelbox, Kiwi Crate and Babbabox are popular gifts for kids that deliver fun projects with all of the necessary items, right to the family's mailbox.
Wummelbox Arts and Crafts Kits Review
Arts and crafts supplies can take up a lot of storage space, and can be expensive over time. Companies like Wummelbox have designed subscription based arts and crafts kits for kids that arrive in the mail, with the supplies necessary to complete theme based activities.
Crayola Crayons | Types Of Crayola Crayons | The Best Crayola Crayons
Crayola is very well known for its crayons. Did you know that there are over a hundred different types of Crayola crayons? Crayola crayons come in various varieties including washable crayons, glitter crayons, fragrant crayons and more. Here are the top picks for Crayola crayons where you can see which Crayola crayons are the best.
Drawing & Educational Apps for iPad with Artsee Studio
Parents frequently search for educational apps for the iPad. Artsee studio from Wowee Toys combines educational, thinking skills, and fine motor tools into a fun animation and drawing app for iPad.
Fun With Crayola
You can have tons of fun with Crayola and keep kids happily occupied with Crayola's products like Crayola finger paints, Crayola crayons, Crayola markers, Crayola activity kits and more. Here are great ideas on how to have fun with Crayola including a look see at the new Crayola products.
Crayola Colors | Crayola Crayon Colors
There are so many Crayola colors available including a host of very interesting colors. Here is a comprehensive list of Crayola colors.
Crayola Markers come in various different shades and textures. There are Crayola Broad markers and Crayola Fine markers, Crayola Washable markers and Crayola Permanent markers, Crayola Window markers and Crayola Fabric markers. Here are the best of Crayola Markers including links to the Crayola store where you can shop for Crayola markers with safety and ease.
History Of Crayola
Learn fascinating facts about Crayola, the world's most famous crayon maker. Read all about how Crayola was first started, and about the milestones Crayola faced in the History of Crayola.