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Michele Aucello

Make It: Skeleton Hands

Photo: David Croxford

Finding ways to surprise people with these scary hands is fun. Making them is simple. more

Halloween Corner

Make It: Muslin Mummy

Photo: David Croxford

Strike a spooky pose with this moveable mummy you can wrap up in just four steps. more

Halloween Corner

Countdown to Halloween Tree

Photo: Michele Aucello

Are the kids excited for Halloween? Have them make a countdown tree to mark the days until they go trick-or-treating. more

Halloween Corner

Make It: Backyard Bat Mobile

Photo: Odeelo Dayondon

There is no caped crusader in this bat mobile. Just a branch, make-your-own bats and cobwebs create a cool Halloween piece of hanging art. more

Halloween Corner

Classroom Treats: 5 Trick-or-Treats You Can Whip Up in Minutes

Photo: David Croxford

Need a class snack? We found five Halloween trick-or-treats you can D.I.Y. in minutes. more

Halloween Corner

These quick-to-make spooks are easy for kids and fun for adults. more

Halloween Corner

Recipe: Hot Dog Mummies

Photo: David Croxford

Here’s an easy treat to whip up for your little ghoul's lunchbox or a class party. more

Halloween Corner

How to stay sane while traveling with children. more

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Use your old broken crayons to color your Easter eggs. more

Easter Corner

This project is great for all ages. Younger kids won't have to color within the lines. Older kids will enjoy blending their own custom colors. more

Easter Corner

Make It: Decoupage Easter Eggs

Photo: Michele Aucello

Use colorful party napkins to decorate eggs for a bright, new look in your Easter basket. more

Easter Corner

We saw some Minion Easter eggs on Pinterest and had to give them a try. more

Easter Corner

Here's an idea for after the hunt. Use plastic eggs to make these Easter-inspired layered gelatin desserts. more

Easter Corner

Do your kids love a mess? If so, they are sure to love this unconventional way to color Easter eggs using shaving cream and food coloring. more

Easter Corner

Powdered donuts and some sweet add-ons create an easy-to-make, edible bunny. more

Easter Corner

Try something new this spring. Use colorful Washi tape to cover your Easter eggs. more

Easter Corner

Even the youngest children can help make these holiday desserts. more

Holiday Corner

Treat neighbors, friends and family to these coffee-time favorites studded with Christmas colors. more

Holiday Corner

Turn cherished family photos into a precious decoration for the holidays. more

These melt-in-your-mouth treats could spark a snowball fight! Scoop cookies into pails for a classroom snack or a fun party favor. more

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