Crocheted-LETTERS

Crocheted LETTERS

Тhese letters are wonderful, soft and perfect for little hands. The crocheting technique is the same you would…

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A Fantastic SPRING GARDEN

Ivа, Dari and Vyara  ( Страната отвъд дъгата (The Land Beyond the Rainbow)) warmed our hearts once again…

Party-Decoration-IDEAS

Party Decoration IDEAS

Perhaps you already know them – they are Bozhi and Deni. As I am on the same wavelength…

TISSUE-PAPER-BALLS

TISSUE PAPER BALLS

I visited Theresa and Iva while they were making these giant paper balls to decorate their day center…

Pumpkins

Pumpkins, Pumpkins… LOTS OF PUMPKINS

To make these pumpkins, you will need 4 orange A4 sheets, accordion-folded (lengthwise). They are an easy, beautiful…

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Holiday DECORATIONS

What a beautiful birthday party! I had long wanted to post these colorful lamps. They are the work…

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Happy 1st Day of SPRING!

Happy first day of spring from all of us – the KROKOTAK team. This is our blossoming orchard….

Indoor-RAINDROPS

Indoor RAINDROPS

… or how to invite back that sunny weather… You will need 7 cardboard stips in different colors….

FROG-Apple

FROG Apple

Autumn is here, and so are the tasty apples you can find everywhere at the market. Here’s a…

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St Nicholas’s Day is Near

Here’s a pleasant and VERY useful after-school activity for kids – making dinner . After I laid all…

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Egg-in-the-HOLE

What do you make when there’s nothing in the fridge and you have to make breakfast for your…

Edible-Amanita-Muscaria

Edible Amanita Muscaria

The last recipe from our culinary week with Dimi (Тайната на нашата вечеря (The Secret of Our Supper)) …

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Tasty SANDWICHES

If your child is a picky eater, try making some sandwiches like these… you don’t need any special…

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Cardboad Box HENS

The season of hens, rabbits and colored eggs is near. I hope we can make you smile on…

Cola-Bottle-FISH

Cola Bottle FISH

See how to make these beautiful fish at home. You will need a large plastic bottle, massking tape,…

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Rye PRETZEL STICKS

An easy and practical recipe for kids who adore munching on pretzel sticks.  I like the fact that…

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Toast FACES

What are you making for breakfast tomorrow? If you’re making toast, why not try our new experiment –…

Cookie-SPIDERS-

Cookie SPIDERS

Тhese are our spiders – quick, easy and very SCARY … for Halloween.  We used some sandwich cookies,…

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FROG Cake

Тhis beautiful kids’ cake was made by Daniela from  “В кухнята на моето семейство” (In My Family’s Kitchen)…

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THEY ARE REAL and Tasty :)

Vertical Primavera cake One of the best things about my ‘work’ at KROKOTAK is that I get to…

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PIRATE Cake

The pirate theme is always popular – lately even with the girls. You can make this cake with…

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SKATEBOARD CAKE

  This is a skateboard cake made by Maria (My Cooking Book Blog)  It’s almost realistic in size…

MUSHROOMS

MUSHROOMS

  You will need: an empty toilet paper roll, wax crayons, watercolor paints, scissors, glue. Start by making…

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What Do You Want for DINNER?

Pizza with two spaghetti sticks, sausage and pink juice. This is a fun and creative coloring page. Besides…

Little-CATERPILLARS

Little CATERPILLARS

This little caterpillar is very easy to make. You will need a long strip to fold into an…

PLASTER-HANDS

PLASTER HANDS

They are pretty, aren’t they? And they are not difficult to make. You can make 2 hands from…

INVITATIONS-for-Bigger-Kids

INVITATIONS for Bigger Kids

Vihra  (http://razvihreno.com) made these wonderful birthday party invitations for bigger kids. I think children are so good at…

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GIRAFFE METER

You will need: 4 yellow sheets of paper 1 white sheet of paper scissors glue   Use yellow…

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KROKOTAK’s New SCHOOL READINESS BOOK

We’ve been working on this book for quite some time We tried to make a good book that…

How-to-Make-an-I-CORD-

How to Make an I-CORD?

My daughter (6) was very proud when she learned this craft and made a long cord that we…

KNITTED-FLOWERS

KNITTED FLOWERS

I bought our first hairpin flower at a boutique but it was crocheted rather than knitted. I have…

One-Flew-Over-the-WASTE-BASKET

One Flew Over the WASTE BASKET

The idea belongs to  ТУК-ТАМЕ (Here&There), who had a recycled crafts day last week and invited us, too…

DIY-Animated-BOOK

DIY Animated BOOK

СA walking man animated book to help us explain the principle of animation to kids – how do…

Mom’s-Kitchen-COLLAGE

Mom’s Kitchen COLLAGE

You don’t need any special preparations for this activity. There’s always some rice, or lentils, or beans in…

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CROW Fledgling

If you want to make this crow fledgling, just click HERE.  (There are two versions – one is…

INDIAN-CHIEF for print

INDIAN CHIEF

Рrint out on cardboard paper and cut. Glue the two feathers back-to-back to get one feather with two…

Collage-HOUSE

Collage HOUSE

You will need: colored paper, scissors and glue. Fold a square piece of paper as shown below. Turn…

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Carnival MASKS AND HATS

Kids love roleplay. To make it more realistic, you can help them by making a facemask. You don’t…

SCRATCHING-ART-Technique

SCRATCHING ART Technique

  Тhis is called sgrafitto, or scratching technique. You start by preparing the ‘board’ you’ll be scratching from….

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DIPLOMA

The end of the schoolyear is approaching. Vacation is near. Let’s praise our little students for their hard…