Tag: Kids

Creative Things To Do Near Gatlinburg, Tennessee + Great Places To Eat

There are many fun, creative and educational activities in the Smoky Mountains that children and adults can enjoy together.  If you are vacationing in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge or Sevierville, these places are within driving distance and are worth the visit. Arts & Crafts Community of Gatlinburg We make an effort to visit the Arts & […]

Creative Kids: Great Summer Activities

For hot summer days when you’d rather stay inside… Make & Decorate Sugar Cookies: Sugar Cookie Mixes Product Reviews Making cookies with kids is a classic rainy-day (or hot summer day) activity! Kids learn a bit about mixing and baking, and then get to decorate the finished cookies. Use cookie mixes when you are short […]

Creative Kids: Make Your Own Auntie Anne’s Pretzels Product Review

Make Your Own Auntie Anne’s At-Home Pretzel Baking Kit Auntie Anne’s Pretzels was not particularly “easy” as described on the package, but it WAS fun!  Adult supervision is required, but kids can be involved in most, if not all, of the steps.  Kids can make the pretzel shape (clearly described in the instruction sheet) or […]

Featured Website: Michael’s

I love finding web sites with lots of great arts and crafts ideas and free projects!  There’s something about browsing through pages of craft ideas that motivates me to start yet another project (or better yet…finish one I’ve already begun!)  The Michael’s web site has new ideas and tutorials for the fine artist, kid’s art […]

Featured Web Site: iLoveToCreate®

iLoveToCreate.com is a Duncan Enterprises Company,  a leader in arts and crafts since 1946.   This site not only offers details on the Duncan brands products, but provides a wealth of projects for the crafter, ceramist, jewelry maker, children’s art teacher and “indie” artist. You may search both the products and projects by type, brand, category, […]