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Stumped when it comes to entertaining the kiddos? Try Kiwi Crate, a monthly home-delivery subscription service that provides all the tools necessary for 3- to 7-year-olds to complete at least two DIY projects a month. Changing themes center around science, inspiration, imagination, and arts and crafts. For example, Kiwi’s Dinosaur Crate packs everything needed to create stomp-worthy, slipper-style reptile feet, as well as dinosaur learning cards and material for making fake fossils, while the Color Crate is chock-full of goodies for designing “stained-glass” windows.

$20 a month (free shipping), www.kiwicrate.com