Kid's Pirate Book List

July 30, 2013 Jessica

“Argh” you ready for some of the best pirate story books in the land? In the August BabbaBox, we’re going in search of Pirate Treasure! Check out these endearing pirate books, which are treasures in their own right. How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Lon...

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Top 3 Kitchen Science Book Recommendations

May 24, 2013 Jessica

Finding great science books for this age group can be difficult! These 3 science books are ones I personally recommend for your little one! They are super fun, educational and a great read for story time in your household. 1. WHAT IS THE WORLD MADE O...

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Trick or TP - Sweet Treat Holders

October 24, 2013 BabbaCo

For a Halloween party, or having guests this time of year, these sweet treat holders are so easy to make and a lot of fun to receive! So Toilet Paper Rolls … you guys know how I feel about these right? You can do SO MUCH with them! For this project, sim...

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Decorate Your Door

October 24, 2013 BabbaCo

You don’t need to go out and buy Halloween decor, with this sweet and simple project. All you need is toilet paper or paper towels, black paper, scissors, and tape. Another color tape and ribbon is optional! We cut out big eyes, a little nose and sm...

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Decorate A Pumpkin for Halloween

October 24, 2013 BabbaCo

Carving pumpkins is difficult for little kids. Its can also be a little exhausting and pretty dangerous. But don’t worry, there are so many other ways to decorate your pumpkin! Some of my favorite ways are with markers (permanent works best, especially ...

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Friendly Monster Puppet

August 23, 2013 Jessica

Check this friendly monster puppet!  He may be odd-looking, but then again, we are all different and that's a great thing! This friendly monster puppet is great for retelling countless tales of adventure, courage, and bravery. What You'll Need: G...

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Make Finger Puppets

August 23, 2013 Jessica

Any puppet can encourage the quietest of children to start talking. Puppets can break down barriers and provide an effective means to initiate communication. Make this cute finger puppet and other creatives ones with these simple instructions. What Y...

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Paint Stick Puppets for Story Time

August 23, 2013 Jessica

Puppets can stimulate children's imagination, encourage creative play and discovery and are a wonderful interactive way to introduce narrative to even the most reluctant reader. They can be a powerful way of bringing story time to life. Puppets can also...

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Make a Ladybug Puppet

August 22, 2013 Jessica

This little ladybug puppet is made from red felt. There are so many adorable uses for a felt ladybug like this one…story time, kids room decoration, hanging on a mobile, etc. What You'll Need: Red Felt (8.5" x 11") Pipe cleaners - Red, Black, Y...

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Ice Globes For Winter

August 21, 2013 Jessica

A fresh layer of snow is the perfect canvas for building igloos and snowmen. These colored ice globes can be beautiful accents in your own winter wonderland! What You’ll Need: 1. Water Balloons 2. Water 3. Food Coloring 4. Scissors 5. Snow What T...

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Make Play Binoculars

August 21, 2013 Jessica

Exploring the backyard is more exciting when you are on a safari or trekking through the jungle. Make a set of play binoculars for sighting distant wildebeests or zebra. What You’ll Need: 1. 3 Toilet Paper Tubes 2. Scissors 3. Glue or a Stapler 4. ...

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Bell Pepper Shamrock Stamps

August 21, 2013 Jessica

Bell peppers have never been a popular veggie with the kids in my life...at least not as food. When I said that these lumpy vegetables could be used in fun painting projects, bell peppers were suddenly worth a second look. Create some shamrock decoratio...

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Creative Crafts From Paper Tube: Valentine’s Garland

August 21, 2013 Jessica

Celebrate love with the kids you love! Tug at the heartstrings with this gorgeous string of hearts. Drape them across doorways, windows, or around hanging photos for a wonderful atmosphere of family love!   What You’ll Need: 1. Cardboard Tube 2...

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Make Your Own Wicked Witch Candle Jars

August 21, 2013 Jessica

Get in the spirit by making a spooky decoration or a Halloween-y nightlight out of an old spaghetti jar. These look great lining the sidewalk for trick-or-treaters or peeping out a window. Your kids will love knowing everyone can see their handiwork whe...

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Thumb Print Hearts Tree Artwork

August 21, 2013 Jessica

Childhood handprints and fingerprints are a treasured memento. Create a touching reminder of your baby’s beginnings. Try this tree on cardstock for adorable Valentines.   What You’ll Need: 1. Paper 2. Brown, Pink, White, and Red Paint 3. Paper...

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