Ocean Crafts for Kids – A Little Pinch of Perfect

Ocean Crafts for Kids A Little Pinch of Perfect copy

Hi everyone! I am Katie from A Little Pinch of Perfect and I am thrilled to be guest posting today on Glued To My Crafts and sharing some of the Ocean Themed Kid Crafts that can be found on our blog. My kids and I love all things ocean because it's filled with so many interesting things. We love to pair our crafts with activities to play and learn like our Ocean Sensory Play & Matching Game and Edible Sand Recipe that is great for kids of all ages! No two fish will look the same … [Read more...]

Kool-Aid Liquid Sidewalk Chalk

Kool-Aid Liquid Sidewalk Chalk

With summer being in full swing, it's time to start thinking about some creative OUTDOOR craft activities {cause who wants to be stuck indoors ALL summer long!} Today's Kool-Aid Liquid Sidewalk Chalk idea is something I've actually been doing with Lil Man for a couple years now and it honestly never gets old. It's just a step-up from regular chalk and allows your child to paint whatever their heart desires on the concrete outside! This homemade mixture is super easy to pull together on the … [Read more...]

Sour Gummy Sprite Popsicles – Recipe


Hi friends! It’s that time again – today I'm sharing yet another SIMPLE popsicle recipe on the blog and it's the perfect sweet treat for those hot summer days! This Sour Gummy Sprite Popsicle recipe is soooo simple but yet oh so yummy! You honestly will be wondering why it took you so long to make it in the first place {well - that was my first thought when I made them!} It’s got a little bit of sweet from the Sprite and a ton of tang from the sour candies, making it a great combination for … [Read more...]

Paper Plate Beach Ball – Kid Craft

Paper Plate Beach Ball - Kid Craft

Hi friends! Are you enjoying your summer so far? If you need a last minute craft idea to keep the kids busy when your days aren't so jammed packed - look no further because today I'm rolling out yet ANOTHER fun simple summer themed kid craft and it's sure to be a hit {especially with the older kids!} When I think of summer, I often think of a beach ball. Why you might ask? Well - since I'm not much of a water person {neither is my son} we prefer to spend our lazy summer days on land, usually … [Read more...]

Book Inspired Kid Crafts Roundup – I Heart Crafty Things


A big hello today to all of you lovely Glued to My Crafts fans! My name is Rachel and I blog over at I Heart Crafty Things. I've been a big fan of Glued to My Crafts for quite some time now and have recently fallen in love with all of Stacey's book-inspired crafts. Just like Stacey, I also love making crafts based on books. In fact, our love for book-inspired crafts is what started I Heart Crafty Things. I love seeing a book come to life for my children from creating a craft or a piece of … [Read more...]

Popsicle Stick Mermaid – Kid Craft

Popsicle Stick Mermaid - Kid Craft

Hi friends! Are you looking for a fun beach themed craft for your kids to make this summer? Well - YOU are in the right place because today I'm sharing this simple but adorable Popsicle Stick Mermaid Kid Craft that is super easy to pull together in minutes AND it's budget friendly too! Popsicle sticks are fairly easy to find, inexpensive and even come in fun colors & different shapes/sizes. After playing around with my own popsicle stick stash, I instantly pictured these beautiful … [Read more...]

Candle Birthday Card

Candle Birthday Card

Psst - it was my birthday last week {woooo} In celebration of another year down and it being awhile since I’ve shared a handmade card tutorial for adults on the blog, I decided today was the perfect excuse to share this birthday themed craft with you all! Today's Candle Birthday Card tutorial is pretty much PERFECT to whip up on the fly and gift to a friend on their special day {because who doesn't love candles on their birthday?!} With just a few minutes of your time, some inexpensive … [Read more...]

Make Lemonade – Printable

Make Lemonade - Printable

Well - it's official. We aren't moving to England like we had planned this summer... When I wrote my Enjoy The Ride Printable post a few weeks back, I kinda knew in my heart that something was going to happen. Although everything was lining up with Lil Man's medical clearances, it just wasn't enough to get us "there." Just two days after my husband submitted all the paperwork to get cleared and start the process of getting the official orders {so we could get our house packed up and car … [Read more...]

Handprint Ice Cream Keepsake

Handprint Ice Cream Keepsake

Hi my crafty friends!!! Did you see my FIRST contributor post over at Blitsy last week??? If you haven't heard the news just yet - I'm now a member of the Blitsy Creative Team and will be sharing monthly kid friendly tutorials using supplies I find on their site, on their blog. It's pretty exciting {and an amazing opportunity} so I hope you take the time to check out my contributor posts over there! So on that note – I have another contributor post that went LIVE today {Handprint Ice Cream … [Read more...]

Paper Plate Baseball – Kid Craft

Paper Plate Baseball - Kid Craft

Everybody play BALL!!! Although I'm personally not a big fan of baseball - I am however a BIG fan of today's super simple Paper Plate Baseball Kid Craft! Paired with one of my son's new favorite books {Pete The Cat : Play Ball! by James Dean} it's the perfect excuse to knock some story time and craft time right out of the ball park! Pete the Cat is ready to play baseball! Pete's team, the Rocks, is playing the Rolls. But when the game doesn't go Pete's way, what will Pete do? So what are … [Read more...]