All kids need creative outlets to express themselves and have some precious moments away from the TV or their beloved video games. Arts and crafts projects are a great way to spend time with your kids and let them use their imaginations. While craft kits from hobby stores are a fun and organized way to get artsy, kids can make creations with items you already have around the house.
Here are five simple, at-home craft projects. They all use stuff you already have in your kitchen and bathroom. So, not only will you save money, but you'll always have something on hand when you hear the inevitable cry of "I'm bored!"