Easy Cardboard Tube Wreath Christmas Craft

After using our loose parts Christmas play for about a week, I wanted to do something else with the cardboard tubes we used. This easy wreath is a fun recycled Christmas craft kids can make using cardboard tubes and some basic craft supplies. To set up the activity I punched 2 holes on opposite sides of each cardboard tube that had already been cut and painted green. Lovey used sparkly red yarn to lace the cardboard tubes together. You don’t {Read More}

Easy Dot Sticker Christmas Crafts

We always have dot stickers handy. They are a great boredom buster, and they can be used in a wide variety of learning and play activities. Plus, peeling and placing stickers is terrific fine motor practice for little ones. In our next few posts, I’ll be sharing some of the ways we’ve been using dot stickers this holiday season. The first activities we did were a couple of Christmas crafts with dot stickers. Amazon links included for your reference Dot {Read More}

Washi Tape Wreath Craft

Yesterday I shared our washi tape Christmas tree craft. The girls enjoyed this simple craft so much and we had a ton of tape leftover, so I decided to set up another version of the craft on a different day. This time we made washi tape wreaths. We also made a slight change to the process to make it a little more toddler friendly. Although it’s terrific fine motor practice for most preschoolers, tearing tape is a skill that can {Read More}

Ribbon Wreath Craft for Kids

Ah, welcome December! We’re looking forward to a wonderful Christmas season. To kick things off, we’re joining with some terrific partners to share creative Christmas play ideas for you and your kids to enjoy this month. The Christmas Play Days series is hosted by Play Trains!, Buggy and Buddy, My Nearest and Dearest, Nothing if Not Intentional, Fun-A-Day! and our site.  I know your going to love all of the ideas these lovely ladies have planned. Ribbon Wreath Craft Lovey’s got the crafting bug, {Read More}