Here is a great activity that will keep the kids busy for a long time – marshmallow and toothpick towers. Grab that stale bag of mini marshmallows from the cupboard and a package of toothpicks. You will be shocked at the amazing stuff your kids will be able to create with those them, and how much fun they will have creating with something so simple.
An idea to hang a horse saddle in a tree as a swing turned into a family affair. A little help from each member in the family has resulted in a saddle swing complete with a horse painted like our favorite spotted pony. We now have a swing that is fun for kids and adults alike. You seriously can’t help but smile while riding on it!
My kids love a good treasure hunt! It is a great way to surprise your kids with a fun filled activity that includes hunting for treasure, looking for clues, and following a map along the way. What an inexpensive way to thrill your child at any age! A few simple supplies and a treasure at the end is all you will need for a this super fun family activity.
Here is a simple and fun activity that not only lets your kids help you decorate fort he 4th of July, but is a fun patriotic project too. All you need is a piece of cardboard or poster board and some to decorate your outdoor space with stars to your hearts content.
Want to take your kids on an exciting camping trip that they will never forget? Camp with your kids in your very own backyard! Add a batch of kid friendly activities and fun food, and it will be a most memorable adventure that they will enjoy and so will you!
Need a healthy and fun snack for a party, get together, or dish to pass? These caterpillar kabobs are simple to make and absolutely irresistible to both kids and adults alike. A bunch of grapes are transformed into loveable and edible little critters with a couple simple ingredients.
Turn an inexpensive oil drip pan from a automotive store into a magnetic princess land that your own little princess can play with for hours on end. It allows for hours of interactive princess. Encouraging imaginative play, storytelling, and lettwe recognition make this toy not only super fun, but educational too.
A nature walk is the perfect way to spend a beautiful day outside with your kids. Help them discover and explore the amazing things around them both big and small. Take the time to stop and collect things that they find interesting and talk about each item. Make it extra fun by crafting a pair of binoculars for their adventure.
As a stay at home Mom I have learned to turn simple tasks into fun activities for the kids. Turn wrapping a present into the most fun that your kids have ever had with paint using newspaper and finger paints. Not only will the kids love every second of it, but the gift will be wrapped in one of a kind paper decorated with tiny hand prints and love from your kiddos.
Mothers day is a great opportunity to have the kids make something extra special for their Grandmothers. Take pet rocks to a whole new level and let your kids create simply adorable garden or flower pot decorations with their beloved Grandmother in mind. This is the perfect gift for Grandma that will remind her how much she is loved each time she sees them.