Dramatic Play

A collection of kids’ dramatic play DIYs, ideas and activities

Our DIY sushi play set

Make: An Easy No-Sew DIY Play Sushi Set

After two weeks of spring, we’re back to snow, and frankly, everyone around here has been a little bummed about it. I had already moved on to outside play in my head, but with the temperatures hovering around 20, an…

barley and birch - 2016 - The Best Y Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

Discover: 30 Quick DIY Halloween Costumes For Kids

October has arrived and it’s almost time to costume up the kids and get out for trick-or-treating! But, it doesn’t have to take tons of time, supplies, a sewing machine, or expensive shopping trips to have the best costumes on the block. We…

Free printable play plane tickets for kids. Perfect practice for first plane trips - or just for pretend fun via barley & birch

Freebie: Printable Play Plane Tickets

Pack your bags, kids, we’re ready for a vaca! I am super excited to share this set of free printable plane tickets for mini-jet setters who’d like to take an afternoon adventure without leaving the yard. The set includes 2 different full-color…