Sugar Skull Pinata Garland

15 Day of the Dead Crafts for Kids

We love celebrating Day of the Dead (Dia de Los Muertos) in our house. The Mexican holiday is observed on November 1 each year and is focused on remembering loved ones that have passed away. One of the most fun ways to enjoy the holiday is by making a cute sugar skull or Day of … Read more

Dia de los Muertos Day of the Dead craft lanterns DIY

Day of the Dead Craft: Kid Friendly Lanterns

As the Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos approaches my kids are getting more and more excited about it.  We have been reading books and talking about the significance of the day and about the traditions and foods that are eaten for El Dia de los Muertos in Guatemala and in other … Read more

Day of the Dead DIY catrina craft for kids

DIY Day of the Dead Catrina Craft For Kids

This easy and cute Catrina Day of the Dead craft is a fun craft to make with the kids. It’s the ideal Day of the Dead craft for decorating an altar.  As the Day of the Dead approaches, our family is getting ready to celebrate el Dia de los Muertos by creating an altar where we will … Read more

painted skull craft for el Dia de los Muertos

Easy Day of the Dead Painted Skull Craft

El Día de los Muertos has been a really big deal for us this year, we have been preparing for the big day for weeks making Paula has been making snacks and party decorations and I have been helping out with the Day of the Dead crafts.  Paula get’s crafty when she need to but I … Read more

Dia de los Muertos Day of the Dead cupcakes

Easy Day of the Dead Party Ideas, Food and Crafts

These kid-friendly Day of the Dead party ideas are perfect if you’re planning a Dia de los Muertos celebration. With lots of tips from sugar skull inspired recipes to Day of the Dead decor there’s lots of inspiration for your Dia de Muertos party.  If you have been reading my posts you know that we … Read more

DIY Day of the Dead mask craft for kids

Day of the Dead Skull Mask Craft

We are gearing up for lots of fun celebrations in our home.  We are lucky because we get to celebrate American holidays like Halloween and we also celebrate Latin American holidays like El Día de los Muertos.   So after the trick or treating is over with and after the ghosts and ghouls have turned back … Read more

This DIY sugar skull noise maker is a great pipe cleaner Day of the Dead craft for kids.

Day of the Dead DIY Noise Maker

This easy and colorful Day of the Dead inspired noisemaker is a fun craft for kids.  There’s not a child that doesn’t love to make noise. This DIY sugar skull noisemaker is a great pipe cleaner craft to make with kids.  Filled with color and sparkle it’s sure to be a hit at any Day of … Read more

Sugar Skull Planter and Flowers Craft for Kids

Sugar Skull Pots and Flowers Craft for Kids

These Sugar Skull Pots and Flowers are an easy craft for kids to make for el Dia de los Muertos. This easy duct tape project is fun to make with the kids. Sugar skulls and paper flowers are commonly used during the Day of the Dead celebrations to decorate altars where the photographs of loved ones are displayed. … Read more