Twister Summer Boredom Buster!


Hello Design Dazzle Fans! Sherri, Deb and I are so excited to be participating again in this year’s Design Dazzle Summer Camp! We are three sisters from three states who keep our families close by testing one pin at a time at We love that we can work together even though we live far …continue reading

15 Best Summer Birthday Party Themes

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Has Summer officially started at your house?? The weather definitely feels like summer around here and it’s wonderful! Now that the weather’s warmer it’s time to start planning those fun summer parties! Summer is a fun time to have a birthday because there are so many great themes you can use for your special celebration. We’ve …continue reading

White Glove Summer: learning new cleaning skills and chore systems


Hi friends.   I’m Lisa from MooreMinutes.  I love that I get to come back as a Summer Camp Counselor!  A big thank you to Design Dazzle!   I always appreciate your happy blog, it’s a perfect resource for us to use as we journey forward with our curious little people!     When summer sun hits our home, …continue reading

Making Colorful Crayons


Hi, I’m Debbie from Party Patisserie, here to show you an easy rainy day (or sunny day) activity to make with your kids. It’s a perfect “mom and me” activity, and fun when friends come over, too. I’ve always loved making crayons with the kiddos for a few reasons: 1) we always have the supplies …continue reading

Letters from Camp – Free Printable

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I grew up going to sleep away camp for a week every summer. I loved it! It’s sort of a right of passage now for my three kids. Once my kids finish third grade, they get to sign up for a week of camp. In their bags next to the sunscreen and bug spray I …continue reading

Grab Your Helmets, It’s A Bike Party!

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My good friend Ammie designed this party for her son Wyatt. This boys bike party was done on budget using things she already had at home and finding clip art that she could incorporate into the decor. She did a great job keeping this party thrifty but also super fun. Wyatt and his friends had …continue reading

10+ Fourth of July Kids Crafts

10 4th of July Kids Crafts

Obviously the 4th of July is a much anticipated summer holiday, it is such a great day here in America when we can come together and celebrate. Excite and help kids appreciate their nation with some patriotic crafts. These 10 4th of July kids crafts are fun for all ages and full of our favorite …continue reading

Backyard Photo Scavenger Hunt with Free Printables

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Scavenger hunts were created to be fun: a crazy menagerie of things to locate, tromping around in teams being silly and trying to find an elusive list items while racing the clock. Scavenger hunts have the added benefit of making the players think and be a little creative in the way they find things in …continue reading

Painter’s Tape Art

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Hello! It’s the girls from Eighteen25 and we are so excited to be back for another year of Summer Camp here at Design Dazzle! We absolutely love crafting with the kids while they are out of school and they absolutely love when we say they get to PAINT! So this project was a total winner. …continue reading

Sea Creature Kid Crafts

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Hello, Design Dazzle readers!  My name is Sarah McKenna, and I blog at Bombshell Bling.  I am so excited to be back again for another round of summer camp!  Last year my son and I teamed up to bring you Sponge Painted T-Shirts.  This year we are going to share another fun, super simple, paint …continue reading