Kids Frugal Fun-Calming Bottle

Each week Mom on Dealz  brings us  a craft you can complete with your child that is fun, edcuational, and frugal! When I saw this idea on Pinterest, I knew I had to share it with you! The point of the bottle is to give it to your child when they are having a tantrum ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Angry Birds Bean Bags (National Bird Day is Jan 5)

Do you have an Angry Birds fan in the house? Mom on Dealz had fun making these and playing the word game! Each week I bring you a craft to do with your children that is fun, educational, and frugal. January 5th is National Bird Day and January 6th is National Bean Day so I thought ...

Kids Frugal Fun: New Year’s Shakers

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us a craft to do with your child that is fun, educational, and frugal! Wondering what to do with some of the boxes your child's toys came in? Here are a couple of ideas! Craft # 1: New Year's Eve Shakers Materials: Small Box Pencil Construction Paper Glue Desired Decorations including a bell Beans, rice, etc Directions: 1. Fill the ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Brownie in a Jar

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us a craft you can complete with your child that is fun, educational, and frugal! I am trying to make December crafts to be geared toward gift giving and since December 8th is National Brownie Day, this craft was perfect! Brownie in a Jar Ingredients: 2 1/4 cup white sugar 1 1/4 cup ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Paper Bag Stockings

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us great kid crafts that are also inexpensive (or free!).  It's December and time to think "Christmas". Also, November 30th marked St. Nicholas Day. Christmas stockings originated with St. Nicholas, so this week's craft is centered around these traditional items! Materials Brown Paper Shopping Bag Yarn Hole Punch Desired Decorations Desired Gift Contents Directions: 1. Cut a ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Thanksgiving Place Cards

Do YOUR kids have off a lot this week?  We have half days all week in town, which leaves ample room for crafts and baking (in theory).  These are just SO CUTE and I can't wait to make some for our table!! Thanksgiving is just over a week  a few days away so I wanted to ...

Kids Frugal Fun- Thankful Turkey Countdown

Every week  MomonDealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is 2 weeks away! I know making turkeys may seem "old school" but I really like this one because it can serve as a count down to this holiday! If you've missed past crafts, be sure to check ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Candy Corn People

October 30th is National Candy Corn Day and who doesn't love that stuff?!? I know I sure love the it! Every week Momondealz brings you a fun, educational, and frugal kids craft! This week's is centered around cutting and pasting which is a huge skill for pre-K and Kindergarten children. Candy Corn Person: Materials: White, yellow, and orange construction ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Egg Carton Pumpkins

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us a craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. This Friday is World Egg Day and since I love using recycled materials in crafts, I thought "Why not do some crafts with egg cartons?" Be sure to read to the bottom where there are egg related educational activities you ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Lacing Leaves

Each week MomonDealz brings us a craft that is fun, educational, and frugal! Lacing activities are excellent ways to improve fine motor skills and kids love them! Fall Lacing Fun Materials: Cardstock, Poster board, or Paper Single Hole Punch Ribbon Scissors Pencil, Crayons, Other Decorating Items Directions: 1. Draw and cut out desired fall shape (football, leaf, apple, pumpkin, leaf, ear of corn, acorn, ...