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Food Art: A School Bus Snack

BEEP BEEP!  The school buses are up and running and kids are returning to school.  This yummy school bus snack takes only 3 ingredients, and you won’t believe how easy it is to make.  Maybe it’s your little one’s first time on the school bus ,or maybe they are an old pro: either way, they’re going to […]

Puffy Tissue Paper Apple by Amanda Formaro for Kix Cereal

Puffy Tissue Paper Apple Craft

Many of you will remember making puffy tissue paper crafts when you were a child. They are fun and can be adjusted for younger ones too. If your child has trouble with the “pencil method,” they can skip the pencil and just wad up the tissue paper in their fingers. With fall and back to […]

Paper Plate Alphabet Matching Game by Amanda Formaro

Paper Plate Alphabet Matching Game

This homemade matching game is fun for toddlers and preschoolers, and serves a few different purposes. It helps with memory, letter recognition and color recognition. If writing out the letters by hand sounds daunting, simply hop into a program like Word and type out the letters and print them to use as templates. I used […]

Pencil Bookmarks by Amanda Formaro for Kix Cereal

Pencil Bookmarks

It’s almost time for the kids to head back to school, and that means lots of reading! They’ll definitely need some bookmarks, and since these ones clip on, they are not as easily lost. The elementary set will really enjoy making these and it will put their cutting and trimming skills to the test! If […]

Tissue Box School Bus and Cereal Box School by Amanda Formaro for Kix Cereal

Tissue Box School Bus and Cereal Box School

It’s that time again. Time for kids to head back to the classroom after a long summer break. This is a fun recycling project the kids can do at home with previous years leftover school pictures, or it makes a wonderful classroom project too! If you’re a teacher, when the classroom picture arrives use the […]

4 Teacher Gift Ideas to Make

4 Teacher Appreciation Crafts to Make

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week! It’s easy to let your teachers know how much you value what they do; just make one of our clever teacher’s gift ideas. We used recycled materials and items purchased at the dollar store to make these simple, yet clever, gifts. 1. School Supply-Themed Teacher Gift: Pencil Vase Use […]

Cereal Snack Mix -

KiX Cereal Snack Mix

Finger foods are great for travel, the playground, or even just hanging out at home. They’re also super for your kid’s sports activities since you can make them for a quick and easy on-the-go snack. Making your own snack mix means that you decide what goes into it, giving you the control over what your […]