Kids Frugal Fun: Scrabble Crafts

MomonDealz brings us a post each week that is fun, educational, and frugal. April 13th is National Scrabble Day which is a fun game that can be used to enhance your child's vocabulary. When I googled Scrabble crafts I was amazed how how popular the ones below were-I had never seen them! If you’ve missed ...

Fun and Frugal Party Ideas – Reusable Snack Bags

What is your stance on party favor bags? As a general rule, I am against them. I like to send my party guests home with something memorable and useful. For my 3 year olds Busytown themed party I sewed up some reusable snack bags that turned out so cute! The kids loved taking home ...

Kids Frugal Fun: How to make an Easter Basket

how to make an easter basket

Every week MomonDealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Easter is quickly approaching so the next couple of weeks will be Easter Crafts. If you’ve missed any previous crafts, check out Momondealz’s Kids Frugal Fun page. Homemade Easter Basket Materials: Cardboard box Construction paper Paint Decor of your choice (depends on theme of your basket) Markers Glue or ...

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 ...