Kids Crafts

Halloween Crafts in 5 Minutes

Guest contributor Nancy joins 5 Minutes for Mom today with some fast, inexpensive, and really cute Halloween crafts (those are the best kind, aren’t they?) Like most of you, I am a super busy mom. […]



Jennifer Donovan, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to let you know about a contest for kids who love art. This is part of a sponsored campaign, but as always, our writer’s opinions are […]

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The Orb Factory 310

In this Back to School Giveaway, our managing editor, Anna, shares a look into a series of Art & Science kits for kids. This post is sponsored and she was compensated for her time in […]


School Supply Craft Round Up 310

Anna here with some adorable DIY crafts you can make with school supplies.   Magnetic Craft Caddy from Donuts, Dresses, & Dirt I think this craft is so cute. I love the little plastic cups and […]


Summer Activities Link Up

Let’s talk Summer Fun… Have you blogged about any fun summer activities for kids? We want to see and share your creative ideas. We’re looking for fabulous posts to share on our social channels and […]

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DIY Lint Roller

Susan here with Tip #2 in the Merry Maids “Summer Mom-Cation” program. This post series is sponsored, but as always, my opinions are my own. Summer is rolling along and with an extra hot heat […]


Painting with Preschool Children

Preschoolers love to get messy and explore, to be creative and express their imaginations. Paint is the perfect medium for various projects and learning activities for kids ages 3 to 5. 10 Fun Ideas for […]


Pet Rock Kids Craft

Kids bored? Playdate coming over? Rainy weekend? If you need a fun kids activity that takes almost no planning, but will keep your children happily entertained for a nice chunk of time, here is an […]



Give your kids tools to express their faith in creative ways with Faith that Sticks! This post is written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, and is part of a sponsored campaign […]



Easter weekend is almost here — and I haven’t even made my kids’ Easter baskets! Talk about last-minute-mom over here. We started posting Easter themed posts here weeks ago, like these Easy Easter Cupcakes, and […]