How cool is this flatpack playmat discovered by Kickcan and Conkers? While it’s probably not the easiest item to buy ┬ásince it’s made by a Czech company, perhaps it will inspire a little DIY project.

Dreaming of snow? Here’s how to make a snowman without any of those cold flakes.

Got an old suitcase around the house? Upcycle it using one of Babble’s 14 ideas.

Thinking about making DIY Valentine’s already? What about repurposing some of your kid’s little plastic animals into Animal Herd Valentines dreamed up by Modern Parents Messy Kids.

Practicing your ABCs? Small for Big found a monster alphabet that will make it more fun.