DIY Pretend Play Cookies

Make some yummy pretend play cookies with this simple DIY project and accompany it with the VBC for kids book of the month, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.



My Important Book

Inspired by The Important Book, by Margaret Wise Brown, kids can make a keepsake gift to write about who is important to them and why, with this printable.



Dr. Seuss Quote Art for Kids’ Rooms

Dr. Seuss Quote Art – hang it in your kiddos bedrooms or playrooms. With 2 designs, made for both boys & girls – the ideas to decorate are endless.



Cat In The Hat Bracelet

A Cat In The Hat Bracelet – with it’s quirkiness, it is a fun little wearable craft to accompany the book! Let’s read & craft today, with VBC for kids!



Triangle Tessellation Puzzle

Inspired by the book Mouse Shapes – here is a free printable extension activity. Create a Triangle Tessellation Puzzle for an early geometry lesson.



8 Personalized Last Minute Kid-Made Ornaments

Fancy up those family gifts with last minute kid-made ornaments containing heartfelt kid-made memories. Beautiful wrapped as a gift, or tied atop a gift!



week two: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

This last week we’ve had all these amazing kid-made Christmas ornaments – 36 ornaments all inspired by 36 children’s books – come check it all out!



10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – Melted Bead Ornament

It’s the last day of 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – today we are making a Melted Bead Ornament to go along with the children’s book “Santa’s New Jet”.



week one: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

This past week we’ve had all these amazing kid-made Christmas ornaments – 36 ornaments all inspired by 36 children’s books – come check it all out!



Favorite Things Giveaway

How’d you like to win one of our (myself & 4 other bloggers) favorite things?! Today I’m giving away a brand spanking new Thermal Laminator! Come enter!



10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – Elmer Ornament

This Elmer Ornament is a perfect COLORFUL addition to your tree. Part of 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – 70+ ornaments inspired by children’s books!



coming soon: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

It’s a Kid-Made Christmas! All inspired by books – each participant will create an ornament with their kiddos & provide us a tutorial to make one too!!



Stitched Paper and Mandala Gift Tag

DIY Gift Wrapping Rockin’ Art Mom Style! Stitched Paper & Mandala Gift Tag – an easy & creative way to add a handmade aspect to your gift giving!



Inspired By Julia Donaldson – Fancy Stick Crown

This Fancy Stick Crown is fun to make and fun to wear! Spark their imaginations with an easy craft you already have the supplies for – right in your yard!



craft, activity, and snack: Sheep Trick or Treat

Join us for a themed craft, activity, and snack to along with Sheep Trick or Treat, by Nancy Shaw – our Halloween book pick for Halloween Read & Play!



Make Better Blog Photos Series: Simple Background Hacks

Make Better Blog Photos: Tips for Creating Memorable and Pin-Able Photos brought to you by the Rockin’ Art Moms. Today I’m sharing: Simple Background Hacks.



Inspired By Mo Willems – Don’t Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus

Inspired by Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, by Mo Willems, a literary favorite of ours – create a one of a kind pigeon hand print to follow the book!



Virtual Book Club for Kids 2014-2015

This year I have the honor of being a part of the Virtual Book Club for Kids – join us every month for the featured author & an activity to accompany it!



book and craft: Peach Blossom Necklace

Follow along with us for a book & craft – we’ll read Travels with Charlie and create a lovely Peach Blossom Necklace to represent our state.



sensory: Bug Hunt Sensory Bin

We’re going on a bug hunt!  Create your own Bug Hunt Sensory Bin with black beans utilizing the fun & free learning printables I’ve created.



20 Days of Kid-Made Ornaments: week 2 roundup

Come see all the kiddo crafts from week two for a kid-made Christmas!!!  This week gives us twenty-one beautiful & colorful kid-made ornaments!



20 Days of Kid-Made Ornaments: week 1 roundup

Come see all the kiddo crafts from week one for a kid-made Christmas!!!  This week gives us seventeen beautiful & colorful kid-made ornaments!



20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas: ORNAMENTS, Plastic Bottle Poinsettia

20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas: Ornaments, begins today.  We are kicking off the series with a V-made Upcycled Plastic Bottle Poinsettia Ornament.



coming soon: 20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

Join us on December 1st, for a fun 20-day-series of a kid-made Christmas.  This year it’s all about kid-made ornaments & how to make them!