DIY Activities

Budget-Friendly DIY Activities for the Whole Family

  Are you looking for simple, easy activities for the whole family that are inexpensive? Here are DIY activity ideas like creating a simple racetrack or creating the softest homemade playdough.

  • Easy Racetrack for kids with painter's tape
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    Easy DIY Racetrack for Children: Fabulous & Fun Indoor Kid’s Activity

    Create a DIY racetrack for your child using painter’s tape Are you looking for a simple and easy way to entertain your children? This easy DIY racetrack for kids is made with painter’s tape is a fun way to let your little ones play! If you have been following our blog, then you know all of our DIY projects are simply things that can be done at home while we are trying to stay safe (sane, too)! *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a…

  • DIY Playdough with cornstarch and lotion
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    The BEST & Softest Homemade PlayDough (Only Cornstarch and Lotion)

    Create DIY playdough that is so silky with only 2-ingredients With all the handwashing going around, this easy homemade playdough is not only fun to play with but also great for your skin.  My children and I were calling this awesome 2-ingredient playdough: moon dough. You simply make this soft playdough by mixing cornstarch and lotion.   *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. Read full privacy policy here. * We also ended using food coloring to make, mix and marble colors in our playdough.…

  • How to make a DIY Pinata
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    How to Make a DIY Pinata! (Save Money with Easy Paper Mache)

    Make This Easy DIY Pinata using simple ingredients from home So we are “safe at home” right now and my son’s birthday was coming up. We have convinced him that a family party in our new treehouse with cupcakes would be the perfect way to celebrate. But he also really wanted a Pinata. I had a few in my online shopping cart but decided why not save the $20 and make my own DIY Pinata.  What should our DIY pinata be of? I asked my son what he wanted, and he actually said the easiest thing possible… An Easter egg DIY Pinata. Now how could I not try to make this…

  • Easy DIY Oobleck Slime for Kids
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    DIY Easy Oobleck Slime for Kids: Keep your toddlers entertained for HOURS!

    I absolutely love this DIY Oobleck Slime for kids! If you are like me, you spend time setting up different projects for your toddlers and only have them entertained for a few minutes. If you are lucky then maybe they will be entertained for part of an hour. I try to let my kids be bored and learn things on their own, but there are times when you need an activity to entertain them for awhile. This is the perfect activity for kids and toddlers because my son can play with DIY Oobleck Slime for hours!  The best part is that it only takes TWO-INGREDIENTS and one of them is…