Kiera Ashford - Baby Watch Blog

Kiera Ashford is associate editor of Nashville Parent and mother of two rambunctious kids and a new baby!

Kids Can Sew, too!


Give kids a minute and they’ll learn — possibly want even more. Kids can learn things, like how to sew, by you allowing them to help around the house.

Easy Locker Curtain


Turn a plain handkerchief into a fun and easy DIY locker curtain. Your school kid will love to make it and show it off in their own locker at school.

Old T-Shirt = New Headband


WAIT! Save that old t-shirt and make a new headband out of it for your child — and she can help you make it. It’s super easy and they’re comfortable, too.

DIY Charm Bracelets


When you need something to do on a rainy summer day, make something! Here’s an easy DIY charm bracelets craft that anyone can do. Take those old, plastic loop bracelets and turn them into something pretty!

Snatch that #FAF ART!


There’s an art movement going on right under our noses! Free Art Movement Nashville (FAFNSH) — or #FAF, #FREEARTNASHVILLE, #FAMN — where you can go on a treasure hunt for art!

Stars & Stripes Streamer Twirlers


Kids can have even more fun with these easy stars & stripes streamer twirlers made from leftover streamers you used for Fourth of July party decorations.

Patriotic Wreath


Get the kids and grab your supplies for this easy Memorial Day or Independence Day decor craft. All you need is just a few things from the party supplies you have left over. What You Need Paper Plate Festive Large Dinner Napkins Festive Cupcake Liner Tape What You Do Take a napkin and bring two… Read more »

Basketball Keychain


Have a sports fan in the family? Check out this homemade basketball keychain. It’s great for kids to do and even a great Father’s Day gift idea.

4 Fun Father’s Day Crafts


When it comes to creating something fun and special, we’ve got you covered. Here are four easy and fun ideas for a Father’s Day craft you can do with kids.

Craft a Hockey Puck


Hey, Nashville Predators Fans! Here’s a hockey puck craft that you’ll LOVE! It’s easy, fun, and a great craft for kids or even a homemade Father’s Day gift.