Kids Frugal Fun: Nature Art

nature art

Every week MomonDealz brings us a kid-friendly craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. The first day of Spring was 3/20 so I thought it was a perfect excuse to go on a nature walk with my son. While walking we searched for "treasures" that we could use to create pictures. If you’ve missed any ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Saint Patrick’s Day Learning Wheel

st patty learning wheel

Every week, MomonDealz brings us a  kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Since St. Patrick’s Day is this weekend I used pictures with this holiday's symbols; however, this craft can easily be altered to be for any holiday (check out the educational activities at the bottom for ideas)! If you’ve missed any previous ...

Kids Frugal Fun Dr. Seuss Activities

Every week Sharon from MomonDealz brings us a  kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Dr. Seuss's birthday is March 2nd and my son really loves these popular books. I always had a great time incorporating this day in my classroom and am really excited to now get to do Seuss themed crafts with ...

FREE Kids’ Workshops the 1st Saturday of each month

Do you know that Home Depot has a FREE hands-on workshops designed for children ages 5 - 12 offered the 1st Saturday of every month at all The Home Depot stores between 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 pm?  I do know, and have known, although we haven't actually gotten there yet.  I have heard it is ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Mardi Gras Masks

Every week MomonDealz shares with us a craft  that is fun, educational, and frugal. Last week was Mardi Gras, but February is referred to as Mardi Gras month so I thought the kids would love this craft-I was right, mine really had fun! Hand & Foot Print Mardi Gras Masks Materials: Multi-Colored Cardstock Pencil & Glue Popsicle Sticks (1-2 per ...

Homemade Laundry Soap

how to make your own laundry soap

I am going to preface this by saying that not only have I made my own soap, I loved it. I stopped for the past 2 years but am going to go back to it. I love it.  I love the homemade laundry soap powder anyway- the liquid was way too messy for this mama!! Have ...

Kids Frugal Fun: President’s Day Silhouettes

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. February 20th is President's Day and when I taught in public schools, we always made Presidential Silhouettes. This week I've branched off of that idea to give you a great momento of your child/children. If you enjoy these awesome ...

Kids Frugal Fun: “Hooked on You” Plastic Water Bottle Craft

Each week we get  a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal from MomonDealz! Valentine's "Hooked on You" Plastic Water Bottle Craft Materials: Plastic water bottle Construction paper or tissue paper cut into small pieces and 2 "fin" pieces Glue or Mod Podge String Lollipops Directions: 1. Empty, clean, and dry the water bottle. Be sure to remove the label. 2. Hold the ...

Bubble Valentine’s for your child’s class

Valentine's Day is JUST around the corner and I know lots of parents (myself included) aren't always wanting to send candy to school!!  Are you looking for a great, non-candy alternative for your kids to take to hand out for Valentine's Day? My friend at Coupons Are Great created a cute Valentine bubble tag ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Valentine’s Day! (THREE Crafts inside!)

Every week MomonDealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. This week's craft(s) are all about Valentine's Day! She has included 3 crafts-one for a teacher gift, one for a kids Valentine's treat, and one for a grandparent's card Grandparent's Card: The caption says "Grandparents hold our tiny hands for a short time, ...