Jacqueline Briggs Martin: Snowflake Bentley
Robert Sabuda: Winter's Tale
Roger Duvoisin: Petunia's Christmas
Patricia Polacco: The Trees of the Dancing Goats
Al Dempster: Santa's Toy Shop
Aaron Shepard: The Baker's Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale
Sue Stainton: Santa's Snow Cat
Dr. Seuss: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Eve Bunting: Night Tree
Michael Brown: Santa Mouse
Lois Lenski: I Like Winter
Walter Rollins: Frosty the Snowman
Heather Conrad: Lights of Winter: Winter Celebrations Around the World
Jim Aylesworth: The Gingerbread Man
Robert Barry: Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree
Margaret Wise Brown: A Pussycat's Christmas
A. J. Wood: The Christmas Hat
Chris Van Allsburg: The Polar Express
Colleen Monroe: The Christmas Humbugs
Alexandra Day: Carl's Christmas
Elsa Maartman Beskow: Ollie's Ski Trip
Wendy Pfeffer: The Shortest Day: Celebrating the Winter Solstice
Nankichi Niimi: Buying Mittens
Clement C. Moore: The Night Before Christmas
Book: The Christmas Hat by A.J. Wood and illustrated by Maggie KneenActivity: White Chocolate & Peppermint Spoons
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12/17/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Book and Activity Advent, Christmas Crafts, Edibles, Family | Permalink
This marshmallow snowman straw would be such a cute surprise for an after-school treat or featured at a Christmas party. Find out how it's done at Dandee.
12/10/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Crafts, Edibles, Party Ideas | Permalink
I think these chocolate trail mix lollipops look like so much fun and are a healthier alternative to traditional lollipops. Plus, the kids can use their creativity coming up with all sorts of designs. Details are at Jacks & Kate.
10/28/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Edibles, Fall Crafts, Halloween Crafts, Party Ideas | Permalink
Petit a Petit and Family shares this neat cookie flower bouquet with wire for stems. Very creative!
10/06/2014 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Edibles, Family, Party Ideas | Permalink
What a fun way to send the kids off to a new school year with this chalkboard cake and candy chalk recipe at A Subtle Revelry.
08/26/2014 in Back to School, Edibles, Family, Parent Made, Party Ideas | Permalink
4th of July treat candy rockets via She Knows beaded fireworks July 4th craft via scrumdilly-do! tie-dyed tablecloth or blanket for Fourth of July via Home. Made. Interest. American flag paper sack luminaries via Look What Mom Found 4th of July fabric brooches via Whimsy Love firecracker star cookies with a surprise insidevia Tablespoon canvas flag keepsake 4th of July toddler craft via Glued To My Crafts toilet paper roll firecracker craft via Crafty Morning duct tape Uncle Sam hat via Armelle Blog magazine mosaic USA flag craft via Crafts by Amanda red, white, and blue twig stars kids craft via Happy Hooligans liberty crown 4th of July craft for kids via Spoonful
07/01/2014 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Bead Crafts, Building/3 Dimensional, Crafts, Edibles, Family, Fourth of July Crafts, Group, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Textiles, Themes, Wearables | Permalink
I love this snack time shape match-up activity at Chieu Anh Urban! It's perfect to go along with a lesson on shapes or a little quiet time activity.
05/23/2014 in 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Activities, Edibles, Family, Free & Fun Crafts, Group, Homeschooling, Printables & Downloads, Quiet Time Ideas | Permalink
Here's a fun way to combine art and a sweet treat at Kids Activities Blog. Learn how to make candy ink and let the creativity begin!
05/22/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Art, Doughs, Paints, Mixes, and Concoctions, Edibles, Family, Group | Permalink
Here are 12 wonderful ideas to celebrate Earth Day! nature loom on a tree stump via Babble Dabble Do eggshell seed starters via Three in Three recycle tin cans and newspapers to make cute planters via scrumdilly-do! chocolate and pretzel Earth Day treat via Jacks & Kate grape and pretzel tree snack via Fantastic Fun and Learning paper collage forest via Mum Paints Lives coffee filter Earth Day craft via Preschool Crafts for Kids* start a vegetable scrap kitchen garden via Se7en take a nature scavenger hunt with a free printable via Chica And Jo plantable paper Earth Day craft via Modern Parents Messy Kids tissue paper stained glass Earth Day craft via Mom On Timeout Earth Day nature walk ideas for kids via How Wee LearnMore Earth Day crafts and ideas!
04/20/2014 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, All Ages, Crafts, Earth Day Crafts, Edibles, Family, Garden, Group, Nature Crafts, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts | Permalink
string eggs DIY via Tiny Rotten Peanuts jelly bean bracelets tutorial via Artzy Creations how to paint wooden Easter eggs via My Poppet confetti eggs tutorial via Sugar + Paint painted cardboard eggs table decoration via Happy Hooligans doughnut bunny treat via The Tiny Funnel Easter egg dress-up printable via Small for Big feather wreath tutorial via Willowday Easter bunny lollipops via Studio DIY 3D paper egg decorations via Craft & Creativity
04/17/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Activities, Building/3 Dimensional, Crafts, Easter Crafts, Edibles, Family, Group, Party Ideas | Permalink
These chocolate dipped strawberries made to look like carrots will be a sweet surprise for your little bunnies! Crafts A La Mode has the tutorial.
04/09/2014 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Easter Crafts, Edibles, Family | Permalink
Who wouldn't love to receive some of these homemade chocolate pretzel candy carrots? So cute! Find out how to make them at Jacks and Kate.
04/08/2014 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Easter Crafts, Edibles, Family | Permalink
Martha Stewart Living (COR): Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids: 175 Projects for Kids of All Ages to Create, Build, Design, Explore, and Share
Margaret Bloom: Making Peg Dolls and More: Toys That Spin, Fly and Bring Sweet Dreams (Crafts and Family Activities)
Jean Van't Hul: The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity--Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8
Susan Schwake: Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages
Amie Plumley: Sewing School: 21 Sewing Projects Kids Will Love to Make
Marie Hablitzel: Draw Write Now, Book 1: On the Farm-Kids and Critters-Storybook Characters
Mona Brookes: Drawing with Children
Ed Emberley: Ed Emberley's Fingerprint Drawing Book
MaryAnn F. Kohl: Discovering Great Artists
Deanna F. Cook (editor): FamilyFun Crafts
Petra Berger: Feltcraft: Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys