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Videos tagged 'beth engelman'

Crafting Goes to the Dogs

Posted on May 22, 2014

From do-it-yourself dog toys to homemade doggie treats, the kids can help make Fido extra happy with these fun craft ideas from Beth Engelman.

April Fools’ Day Tricks & Treats

Posted on April 1, 2014

A grilled cheese sandwich that’s more than meets the eye, bacon and eggs that aren’t what they seem—Beth Engelman shares April Fools’ Day treats for the kids.

Father’s Day Gifts

Posted on June 10, 2010

Kids can make thoughtful gifts for dad from items he already has lying around the house. Help them turn that boring old tie into a cool sunglasses holder, or take that roll of duct tape and turn it into a new wallet for dad!

Summer Fun for Kids

Posted on June 10, 2010

Try faux sushi and Japanese bingo with your kids this summer for food, fun and a covert educational experience all at once!

Memorial Day Crafts

Posted on May 27, 2010

This Memorial Day keep the kids occupied at the family cookout without spending a dime! Together you can make a backyard toss and bowling game—completely from recyclables that you already have lying around the house!

Memorial Day Desserts

Posted on May 27, 2010

While your kids won’t be allowed near the grill this Memorial Day, they can certainly help you cook up a batch of hamburger cookies. And for their excellent work, reward them with the classic “worms ‘n’ mud” desert!

Crafts for Kids

Posted on May 13, 2010

Using recyclables, you can make a neat pizza-box vanity during your next mother/child bonding moment. It’s a cool place for children to keep jewelry and hang photos.

DIY Wedding Centerpieces

Posted on April 29, 2010

Don’t blow a ton of money on centerpieces. Check out these tasteful, low-cost ideas, and then spend the big bucks on what your guests care about—food and booze!

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