A BumbleBee Windsock

I love making windsock crafts with the kids. There is something so whimisical and fun about creating windsocks for different holidays and seasons throughout the year. With some craft supplies you may already have, you can make this adorable windsock. All you need is: Yellow, Black and White Construction Paper, Scissors, a black Sharpie marker, […]

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Valentine’s Day Windsocks

We love making windsocks for the holidays they are fun to create and look so nice hanging in your home. With a few craft items you will be able to create these with your kids this Valentine’s Day. All you need is: Construction Paper Crepe Paper- red, white, purple and/or pink Crayons Dot Markers Stickers […]

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Halloween windsocks

We had so much fun making these Halloween Windsocks out of supplies we had in our craft area. We started making ghosts and then, we made Dracula, Frankenstein, a witch and Jack O’Lanterns. These are easy to make and so much fun to create. Supplies needed: *Construction Paper *Crepe Paper *Black Sharpie *Crayons *Scotch Tape […]

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Tips on how to use an Embroidery Machine to jazz up your kids decor

There are hundreds of uniquely beautiful sewing projects you can do to transform your home decor. Besides, if you’re into crafts and DIY activities, the best of your imagination should be applied to your house, or at least to your bedroom. Usually, kids are tempted by hands-on activities and things they can create by themselves. […]

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STUFF’T

Who wouldn’t want to make their own stuffed animal at home? This toy makes such a great gift. STUFF’T has a beautiful collection of soft animals that you can stuff yourself.

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Food for Thought DIY Costumes- seen on News 12 Long Island

Why do I call these costumes food for thought? Because they are fun & easy costumes to make & wear that all have a food related item as part of the costume.  At first glance you might not recognize the pun but, once you put the two parts of the costume together you will LOL […]

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Holiday Cheer from the Nanny’s P.O.V.

Happy Holidays all! This is definitely the best and worst time of year. As kids it’s exciting and all fun. We want Christmas music 24/7 and we wear our pajamas inside out hoping for a White Christmas. We make wishes and send letters to Santa. Then we grow up and the magic of this season […]

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Long Island 2018 Hanukkah Events & More

Hanukkah begins this Sunday Night, Dec. 2nd, 2018 and continues through Monday, December 10th, 2018. We have some fun ideas for you to celebrate on Long Island and enjoy the festivities at home with your family and friends. 

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ARBOR DAY Fun on Long Island – 2018

The Arbor Day Foundation promotes the planting, nurturing, and the celebrating of trees. Ways to celebrate is by visiting our local Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, and Nature Preserves. Want to have fun with your kids today? We have some fun craft ideas to help educate our kids about the importance of trees.   Take a walk […]

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