Discover a treasure trove of creative play and learning inspiration in these curated collections of kids activities and crafts


A festive roundup of creative Christmas crafts to keep your kids busy through out the whole holiday season! | via barley & birch

Discover: 20 Kid-Friendly Holiday DIY Ideas

For the past couple of years, the dynamic duo at Little Button Diaries has invited a group of makers from around the globe (+ me!) to join in an incredibly fun holiday collaboration. After hours of work, countless video takes,…

This collection of 80s inspired DIY games is guaranteed throwback fun for the whole family! | via barley & birch

Discover: 8 Eighties-Themed DIY Games!

As part of our ’80s Week we wanted to take a day to celebrate the games that made childhood so memorable. But instead of just suggesting some to play, we scoured the interwebs to find versions you can make yourselves…

A totally radical collection of DIY 80s crafts, art and games kids and parents can make together! | via barley and birch

Discover: A Week of 80s Activities and Crafts!

Great SCOTT (Quick! Name that famous eighties Doc…)!  Looking for a full week of ’80s activities and crafts? We’re bringing it to you one project at a time with wicked DIYs, rad retro art crafts, ’80s-inspired recipes, totally righteous printables, and…


Discover: 10 Creative Websites for Modern Mini-Makers

The temperature is (slowwww-ly) dropping, the days are getting shorter, and everything seems to be a reminder that winter is coming (full disclosure: I don’t even watch Game of Thrones).  So in preparation for the indoor season, we thought we would…