Tag: kids

Four Leaf Clover Butterfly Craft

Here is a cute St. Patrick's Day Buggy craft you can make with the kids this weekend. Supplies needed: long green pipe cleaners pipe cleaners in a variety of other colors googly eyes glue Take your green pipe cleaner and start wrapping it around itself until you make a 4 leaf clover. Wrap any... more
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Make A Snack Time Puzzle

Let the kids play with their food! Try getting all the ingredients cut up and see if the kids can put it together to look like a bumble bee. Ingredients: 1 yellow plum A handful of black grapes 2 apple slices 1 baby carrot 2 black currants 2 Honey-Nut Cheerios A handful of Honey Kix... more
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Skating at Lynnfield Marketplace

Our new banner is up at the Lynnfield Marketplace skating rink.  Take the kids down for some fun family skating... more
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Easy Reindeer Craft for Kids

Looking for a last minute craft to keep the kids busy while you bake and wrap gifts.  Here is a simple craft that the kids can make and then you can use as small gifts, place cards settings for your table or even make an ornament out of it. You will need: Candy Canes Brown Pip Cleaners ... more
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Bug Games for Kids

Mysterious and exciting, the world of pests challenges us to understand what attracts them to our homes and yards. Test your pest knowledge and skills with these learning games for kids of all... more
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Cute Bug Catcher Craft

Craft this cute bug catcher to corral summer bugs or other creepy crawlers so you can give them a closer look. What You Need: • Scissors, ruler • 6-1/2-inch square of black fiberglass insect screening • Wire cutters • 22-gauge lime-green wire • Empty plastic mayonnaise jar •... more
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Applying Insect Repellent to Your Kids

Although once considered just a nuisance, insect bites can lead to serious medical problems. Not only can certain insects spread diseases like West Nile Virus, the bites themselves can become infected with bacteria, like Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA). Since bites are itchy,... more
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Healthy Snacks for Kids Who Love Bugs

Getting your kids to eat healthy can be hard! But making healthy snacks into shapes to make them fun can do the trick! We love anything bug related. And we always see cute, little snacks in the shapes of bugs on Pinterest. We decided to put together the best of the best. Here are some of our... more
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Firefly Light-Up Bug Craft

Summer is on its way and it's a time of backyard BBQs and enjoying the outdoors and the night-time weather. One of the best parts of summer is hanging out in the backyard and watching the fireflies zip around and lite up the sky. Kids can spend hours outside trying to catch fireflies in a jar. You... more
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