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Hello there, crafty! Welcome to This Mom Makes, a website where I share whatever crafty thing that happens to catch my fancy. Crafts include things you make for your kids, things you make with your kids, and things you make just for you. You can find my blog below, or you can see blog posts organized by age/topic under the "crafts" link. For more about me, check out the "about" link and be sure to connect on facebook, instagram, and youtube to stay up to date on all things crafty. Time to get making!

November 20, 2018

Our sensory bin needed a refresh and with fall in the air we decided to go with an autumn theme and try our hands a...

October 17, 2018

Here's a fall project to spruce up your home that is perfect for crafty parents to make during nap time or with...

September 13, 2018

We've been into letters around here lately so when I came across some letters at the store, I thought it would be f...

September 4, 2018

Ever wish you could capture those adorable sandy footprints (and handprints) your kiddo is leaves in his wake at th...

September 2, 2018

We had left over color sand from our sand paintings and decided to bring some of the beach magic home to use as a b...

August 30, 2018

We are squeezing out the last delicious drops of summer with a trip to the beach! Here's a way to "paint&q...

August 4, 2018

Happy National Watermelon Day! Beat the heat with this watermelon fan!

July 3, 2018

Need to add a little last minute pizzaz to your Fourth of July party prep? Here's a quick festive sign you can...

July 2, 2018

Celebrate Independence Day by flying a kite of your own making.

June 6, 2018

We made some mushy, goopy, and frightening(ly easy) monsters - with zero mess!

May 31, 2018

Channel your inner Calder and make this colorful, nature-inspired mobile.

May 26, 2018

Here's a baby chick you are allowed to cuddle and encouraged to squeeze. Easily made from things you may alread...

May 20, 2018

Here's a simple fuzzy chick your little one can cuddle and kiss all she wants!

May 10, 2018

Rainbow rice sensory bin was such a hit at our house that when it came time to freshen it up we decided to try out...

May 8, 2018

Here is taste safe slime, made from just two ingredients you probably already have that is perfect for some messy p...

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