School is out and summer is almost officially here… which means every parent is scrambling to keep their kids buy for the next couple of months! In the McDermott household, we fill our summers with family vacations, camps, and of course, a LOT of crafting! I have found that DIYs are a great way to keep the kids entertained, and it’s something that we all love to do together… So today I have rounded up some great summer inspired crafts… Enjoy!

Watermelon Terra Cotta Pots


These Watermelon Pots from Darby Smart are so cute! Check out the full tutorial HERE.

Egg Carton Turtles

Screen Shot 2016-06-06 at 7.47.35 PMI love using supplies we already have around the house. This is a great way to use leftover egg cartons! Get the tutorial from Emma Owl HERE.

Jellyfish Sun Catcher


This is an easy and colorful craft from I Heart Arts N Crafts! You can definitely do it with your little ones! Get the tutorial HERE.

DIY Puffy Paint

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Instead of buying puffy paint, you can make your own! One Little Project shows you how to do it HERE.

Bubble Snake


This is perfect for an outdoor activity with the kids! Two Daloo gives you the full tutorial HERE.

Sparkly Bead Necklace

mainaA great way to dress up your kids summer wardrobe! Mama Miss shows you how to make it HERE.

Do you have any go-to summer crafts? Let me know in the comments!




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