Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - kids - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:26:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Teach your child to tie their shoes in 12 easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Teach-your-child-to-tie-their-shoes-in-12-easy-ste/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 22:06:37 PDT
Car trip with a 1 year old http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-trip-with-a-1-year-old-1/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 07:06:55 PDT
Monarch Butterflies -- Egg to Butterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/Monarch-Butterflies-Egg-to-Butterfly/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2009 10:21:49 PDT
How to Speak Minion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Speak-Minion/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/X5A0/HRBE2SEY/F85X5A0HRBE2SEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/X5A0/HRBE2SEY/F85X5A0HRBE2SEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/X5A0/HRBE2SEY/F85X5A0HRBE2SEY.SMALL.jpg phillipcd Speaking Minion is easy, especially if you LOVE minions like me. To speak minions, just go over this Instryctable a few times. You'll easily get the hang of it! Hello=Bello Chair=Chasy Ugly=Banonina Toy=Ba Boy Ice Cream=Gelato Thank You=Tank Yu One=Hana Two=Dul Three=Sae For Yo...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 12:49:59 PST
Rainbow Mohawk http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Mohawk/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:46:37 PDT
Bedroom Porthole http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Porthole/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:49:52 PDT
How to make a backyard zipline http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-backyard-zipline/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:33:24 PDT
Homemade Play-Doh http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Play-Doh/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 09:09:56 PDT
How to make a secret door/book case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-secret-doorbook-case/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 12:44:34 PDT
How To Make Oobleck! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Oobleck-2/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:56:47 PDT
How to Make Crayon Candles | Room Decor DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Crayon-Candles-Room-Decor-DIY/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:59:43 PDT
Pinewood Derby Race http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinewood-Derby-Race/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:47:26 PDT
Psychedelic Milk http://www.instructables.com/id/Psychedelic-Milk/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:22:19 PDT
How to Make pH Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Ph-Indicator/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:46:10 PDT
How To Have A Child on Pi Day http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Have-A-Child-on-Pi-Day/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:23:27 PDT
DIY boot dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-boot-dryer/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:26:55 PST
How to make a Jellyfish in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Jellyfish-in-a-Bottle/
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 13:52:34 PDT
Upcycled LEGO Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-LEGO-Crayons/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:56 PST
Make a Hand Turkey http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hand-Turkey/
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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 12:58:55 PST
Snugli To Ergonomical Carrier Transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Snugli-To-Ergonomical-Carrier-Transformation/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 21:38:47 PST
The Wall Ruler http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wall-Ruler/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:01:03 PDT
Supermom's Guide for How to Navigate the Cloth Diaper World http://www.instructables.com/id/Supermoms-Guide-for-How-to-Navigate-the-Cloth-Diap/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:35:29 PDT
Bull's Head Remix - Shrinky Dink http://www.instructables.com/id/Bulls-Head-Remix-Shrinky-Dink/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:34:02 PDT
HOW TO PLAN A FUN TREASURE HUNT http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-PLAN-A-FUN-TREASURE-HUNT/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 16:18:38 PDT
Kids Light Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Light-Matrix/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 07:02:00 PDT
Makedo Cardboard Treasure Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Cardboard-Treasure-Chest/
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Sun, 25 Nov 2012 16:53:55 PST
Create a Maker Space for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Maker-Space-for-Kids/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:30:25 PDT
DIY Construction Paper Solar Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Construction-Paper-Solar-Prints/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:51:25 PDT
Mobility Scooter Kids Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobility-Scooter-Kids-Jeep/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06:02:22 PDT
Vintage Mail Box for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Mail-Box-for-Kids/
Vintage Mail Box for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SMALL.jpg amalkhan It's that time of the year when being outside is absolutely magical for kids. I decided to up that ante with a mailbox just for them! Now they can receive "letters" and post their own mail! A little Imagination is all you need!See how I transform a boring old mailbox into a colorful, vintage mailbox...
By: amalkhan

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:21:35 PDT
DIY Floam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Floam/
DIY Floam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/Z5NX/HWNUHM0V/FFBZ5NXHWNUHM0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/Z5NX/HWNUHM0V/FFBZ5NXHWNUHM0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/Z5NX/HWNUHM0V/FFBZ5NXHWNUHM0V.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall Floam, my kids loved floam while that were young. Hard to find though. I found this recipe on Pintrest at: http://www.growingajeweledrose.com/2013/12/homemade-floam-recipe-for-play.html?m=1 , I had it pinned under “preschool science”, and since I had my grandsons this week, and I had all the ing...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 19:11:01 PDT
DIY Sidewalk Chalk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sidewalk-Chalk/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:48:20 PDT
Backyard Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Fort/
Backyard Fort - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/X070/HWDFDIOG/FXPX070HWDFDIOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/X070/HWDFDIOG/FXPX070HWDFDIOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/X070/HWDFDIOG/FXPX070HWDFDIOG.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a relatively simple, elevated backyard fort I built for my kids. I have a very small yard with no trees whatsoever. But you don't need a tree, or even very much room to build a great backyard fort! It was loosely inspired by Calvin's tree fort in the comic strip Calvin and Hobbes. The design...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:52:02 PDT
Cardboard barrel biplane. The Flyin' Lion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-barrel-biplane-The-Flyin-Lion/
Cardboard barrel biplane. The Flyin' Lion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SMALL.jpg trip janzen This Instructable will show how I built a two seat biplane using cardboard barrels, an old garden cart and a ceiling fan. This plane was designed to tow behind a small garden tractor. As always when working with any tools always wear safety glasses and wear appropriate safety gear for what you are d...
By: trip janzen

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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:16:56 PDT
Kids play table made out of an old coffee table. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-play-table-made-out-of-an-old-coffee-table/
Kids play table made out of an old coffee table. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SMALL.jpg trip janzen I had an old glass topped coffee table that was missing the glass and rather than throw away a sturdy table on wheels I gave it a new top and created a place for my daughter to play. Old coffee table This Instructable shows you how I built a play table if you would like to build something similar...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 01:02:08 PDT
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bubble-Cloud-Makers/
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I spent a wonderful Memorial Day playing together, not something I get to do with them daily because of my choice of career.One of the things we did that day was go outside an make these recycled plastic bottle and duct-taped sock bubble makers.I had the hardest time coming up with a...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 09:56:04 PDT
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/Silky-Stretchy-Two-Ingredient-Play-Dough/
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I recently tried out another two-ingredient play dough recipe that I want to share with you. An inexpensive project (in the states,) it was played with for a good thirty minutes and began drying out after about an hour.A few notes:(1) The most important piece of advice I can give is...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 22:10:55 PDT
Rainbow Loom Ladder Braclet http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Loom-Ladder-Braclet/
Rainbow Loom Ladder Braclet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J7PE/HQ5K2GE1/FGSJ7PEHQ5K2GE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J7PE/HQ5K2GE1/FGSJ7PEHQ5K2GE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J7PE/HQ5K2GE1/FGSJ7PEHQ5K2GE1.SMALL.jpg shan_2004 This is a very easy and fun braclet to make. Hope you enjoy! Materials You will need: a loom, hook, elastics and a C clip. Placing The Elastics First pick three colours and start at the center peg.Put your outside colour out to the left and right peg. Now with the same colour, go all the way...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 12:35:28 PST
Lamp Bookends http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-Bookends/
Lamp Bookends - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SYBB/HV8Y974T/FRCSYBBHV8Y974T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SYBB/HV8Y974T/FRCSYBBHV8Y974T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/SYBB/HV8Y974T/FRCSYBBHV8Y974T.SMALL.jpg anayaphoto These are lamp bookends I made for my baby's room. The were made with a lasercutter, 3d printer, and a disc sander. I will show you the process and hopefully you can learn from some of my mistakes. The Design Process I made the outlines for the cuts in illustrator. A tip here would be to set the...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 01:02:33 PDT
Make a Hula Hoop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hula-Hoop/
Make a Hula Hoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SMALL.jpg Natalina I just started hooping, and like any beginner that meant I needed at least 5 hula hoops to get started :) Once I began researching the best ways to make a hula hoop, I fell into a rabbit hole of information on the hula hoop forums (yes, they exist). I was so overwhelmed by the choices that I decid...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 20:10:25 PDT
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Ingredient-Edible-Finger-Paints/
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IB17/HU3TO55F/FOTIB17HU3TO55F.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An easy recipe for edible, washable, and fun finger paint for kids and adults alike. Kids and especially young kids, love to explore the world through touch and taste. Finger paints were an excellent invention, allowing youngsters to create art, explore colors, and get messy. The problem? Paint can...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:56:04 PDT
How To Make Cascarones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Cascarones/
How To Make Cascarones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/MJ8M/GMG2IBQ6/FD1MJ8MGMG2IBQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/MJ8M/GMG2IBQ6/FD1MJ8MGMG2IBQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/MJ8M/GMG2IBQ6/FD1MJ8MGMG2IBQ6.SMALL.jpg AliciaMD84 Cascarones, pronounced kas-ka-ron-ez, are a Mexican tradition used for Easter, Cinco de Mayo and other celebrations. It is an egg shell filled with confetti used to crack over someone's head and shower them with the confetti inside. It might sound strange, but it's actually really fun. Children and ...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:18:20 PDT
DIY Dinosaur Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dinosaur-Eggs/
DIY Dinosaur Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/2QG0/HTM4MJJ9/FQO2QG0HTM4MJJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/2QG0/HTM4MJJ9/FQO2QG0HTM4MJJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/2QG0/HTM4MJJ9/FQO2QG0HTM4MJJ9.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My oldest son was learning about dinosaurs in his class and it gave me motivation to do these Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Dinosaur Eggs (or rocks if you don't want to shape them into eggs.) We had all the ingredients, but I would suspect that some people may not have sand readily available to them.  It on...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:30:12 PDT
No Cook Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Cook-Play-Dough/
No Cook Play Dough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KTTL/HTAMK4TT/FT4KTTLHTAMK4TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KTTL/HTAMK4TT/FT4KTTLHTAMK4TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KTTL/HTAMK4TT/FT4KTTLHTAMK4TT.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Play dough is the stuff childhood is made out of. Even better if the child could make the play dough! With this no cook recipe, you could have a pint-sized assistant make this half-pint of wonderful dough! Some interesting facts about this play dough recipe: because of the amount of salt used, i...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:48:13 PDT
Photo-Pebbles..Easy as D-I-Y! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-as-D-I-Y-Photo-Pebbles/
Photo-Pebbles..Easy as D-I-Y! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/YI3I/HT5YKQIG/FXDYI3IHT5YKQIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/YI3I/HT5YKQIG/FXDYI3IHT5YKQIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/YI3I/HT5YKQIG/FXDYI3IHT5YKQIG.SMALL.jpg Kitstart These Cute Glass pebbles are the perfect no-reason-but-just-'cause gift! I wanted to give my mom something that had siblings and I as kids (Mothers Day Gift, Anyone?). These are Super easy so lets get started! What You Need: Supplies:Floral Glass Pebbles (The Less Shiny, the better)Mod-P...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:45:47 PDT
Tinker Sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Sprinkler/
Tinker Sprinkler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F89/KVDO/H58P33S1/F89KVDOH58P33S1.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F89/KVDO/H58P33S1/F89KVDOH58P33S1.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F89/KVDO/H58P33S1/F89KVDOH58P33S1.SMALL.jpg cjpetit If you or the kids enjoy playing with Tinker Toys, you will love playing with these sprinkler parts. Everything can be found at you local hardware store for hours of outside fun with or without the water. I created this project for my 3 younger brothers. They love to play and build things in the wa...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 16:15:41 PDT
Homemade pom-poms so you can get yer cheer on Super Bowl Sunday http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pom-poms-so-you-can-get-yer-cheer-on-Supe/
Homemade pom-poms so you can get yer cheer on Super Bowl Sunday - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SMALL.jpg DoubleDutchery This Sunday, like millions of Americans throughout the nation, you'll find yourself planting your booty on a comfortable couch, a manly-sized plate of cheesy chili-buffalo wing nachos strategically balanced on your knees, one hand cradling a soft drink cozy containing a freezing cold beverage, the ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 17:56:13 PST
How to Make Playdough Without Cream of Tartar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Playdough-Without-Cream-of-Tartar/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/BQ3O/HLJV00BS/F53BQ3OHLJV00BS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/BQ3O/HLJV00BS/F53BQ3OHLJV00BS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/BQ3O/HLJV00BS/F53BQ3OHLJV00BS.SMALL.jpg KatieStiles Easy DIY Play doh recipe without cream of tartar and no cooking. Make the best playdough creations with no cream of tartar and cook free that kids will love.  All you need: 4 cups of flour 11/2 cups salt 2 tbsp oil 1 cup water food coloring
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 21:02:30 PDT
Skylanders Birthday Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Skylanders-Birthday-Party/
Skylanders Birthday Party - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/RGZ9/HQF9FUEU/F2PRGZ9HQF9FUEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/RGZ9/HQF9FUEU/F2PRGZ9HQF9FUEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/RGZ9/HQF9FUEU/F2PRGZ9HQF9FUEU.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 My son Zander just turned 7 and chose the ever popular Skylanders for the theme. Skylanders has been around a little while now and there have been 3 versions released thus far: Spyro's Adventure, Giants, and Swap Force. He wasn't particular about which version so we just did a general Skylanders the...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:17:30 PST
Silly Putty http://www.instructables.com/id/Silly-Putty/
Silly Putty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SMALL.jpg amalkhan That weird sensory stuff kids and adults alike get a kick out it. Even if you don't like to admit how fun it is to play with, silly putty's bizarre texture and chemistry is definitely therapeutic. Well, who knew you could make it out of three simple ingredients you probably already have lying around...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 16:59:46 PST