DIY, gifts, and crafts
Jar and Basket Gifts
Such simple items can be transformed into a cool activity that blends both science and art. If you have an empty water bottle, water, vegetable oil and food coloring, you can make this fascinating kid's activity! As a bonus, it also teaches kids about liquid density (and an explanation about that is included in this post!).
Clothespins are awesome, a lot of creative crafts can be done with them, and the best of it that they are really cheap, you can get 50 of them at a dollar. In case you're short of ideas about what can be done with clothespins, we have a nice compilation here for you of the most interesting and fun projects for you and your kids.