As we all try to figure out how to keep our kids from watching YouTube videos all day during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines, we thought we would gather some of our tried and true simple projects that can be done while everyone’s home; and it gets everyone away from the tv for a while.

These 12 projects are FANTASTIC, FUN and EASY  to do crafts with children of all ages.

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 1: Edie- Rainbow Fish Puppets

These adorable rainbow fish puppets are easy to make for even the youngest craft enthusiasts!

 

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 2: Cindy – Giant Homemade Bubbles

These giant homemade bubbles are fun to create and super easy to assemble using just a few materials!

 

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project  3: Laura-DIY Sharpie T-Shirts

Want to let your kids express themselves without all the mess of tie-dye? Instead create DIY sharpie t-shirts they will love designing and wearing!

 

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 4: Kelly-DIY Newspaper Kite

This DIY newspaper kite is a classic childhood activity that your kids will love.

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 5: Lauren-DIY Stuffed Felt Lion

This tutorial on how to make a stuffed lion is creative, easy to follow and so adorable!

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 6: Angela & Heather – Homemade Slushies

This easy DIY slushie stand can be a fun way to bring smiles to your neighbors. But please be sure to take the necessary precautions to stay safe.

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project  7: Gina-DIY Tree Swing

Make this simple DIY tree swing in less than an hour, with just a few basic supplies, and give your kids hours of fun! It’s safe, budget-friendly, and super easy to make!

 

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 8: Courtney-Kindness Fans

Want to encourage your kids to show gratitude? These adorable kindness fans are a fun way to thank the people that make a difference in our lives every day.

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project  9: KC-Fun & Easy DIY Popsicles

Craving a sweet treat? These delicious DIY popsicles can be created using your favorite juice or pudding, then customized with your favorite add-ins.

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 10: Nici- Giant DIY Tic Tac Toe Board

This giant DIY tic tac toe board brings a classic game to life in a BIG way! It comes together in just minutes for a fun game the whole family will love!

Trying to figure out how to keep your kids from watching tv all day? Check out these 12 tried and tested easy and fun projects to do with the kids during this time of social distancing and self-imposed quarantines. Get the whole family involved!

Project 11: Claire -Easy DIY Bird Feeder

This easy DIY bird feeder is a fun project to create with the kids! You can then spend the next several months together watching all the bird visitors!

Looking for a fun and easy craft project to tackle this year? This kid collage art project will keep children entertained all afternoon!

Project 12: Michelle & Kira – All About Me Collage

Looking for a fun and easy craft project to tackle this year? This kid collage art project will keep children entertained all afternoon!

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Ruth Soukup
Ruth Soukup is dedicated to helping people everywhere create a life they love by follwing their dreams and achieving their biggest goals. She is the host of the wildly popular Do It Scared podcast, as well as the founder of Living Well Spending Less® and Elite Blog Academy®. She is also the New York Times bestselling author of six books, including Do It Scared®: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Obstacles, and Create a Life You Love, which was the inspiration for this book. She lives in Florida with her husband Chuck, and 2 daughters Maggie & Annie.
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