Grab a copy of this FREE printable Beach Scavenger Hunt - one of our newest summer scavenger hunt ideas for kids & families!
Summer means beach time - sand, sun and water fun!
While you're cooling off under the shade or your umbrella, keep kids occupied with this fun *NEW* scavenger hunt.
Get outside and enjoy these easy & fun things to do on a Summer night!
We love that summertime means a not-so-strict-bedtime schedule so we can get out and enjoy those long summer evenings! Some of our favorite (and free!) summer activities are those done at night!
We head out after dinner for a walk to the park or spend the night doing something special always creates some great memories.
With the longer days and cooler evenings, summer is the perfect time to find some family events or activities that you can enjoy together after dark.
Grab these free printable road trip games & activities for your next car trip and keep the kids busy!
We are gearing up for a HUGE family car trip this summer and I'm on the look-out for some road trip activities (like this free printable License Plate Game!) to keep the kids off their phones & busy en route ;)
Get out & explore with this FREE Nature Scavenger Hunt printable list!
We love to get outside and explore new places as a family -- whether it's hiking a new trail, going on a scavenger hunt or finding a new playground!
Print off this FREE outdoor scavenger hunt and see if you can find all the items on the list on your next outing.
Enjoy this DIY Outdoor Easter Egg Hunt with printable clues & Egg Hunt sign too!
We have so many people who LOVE the original Easter Egg Hunt with clues that can be used inside any home.
But what about an outdoor hunt?
Readers have been asking and now it's available -- an Easter scavenger hunt to do outside!!
It's so EASY to set up, perfect for the yard, park or garden & fun for kids of all ages -- preschool, big kids, tweens & teens!!
Head outside with this FREE printable Spring Scavenger Hunt list and look for signs of Spring!
I so hope Spring is coming soon!
We've got an AWESOME list of 100 Fun Spring Activities that we want to get started on ;)
So in hopes of warmer temperatures, we've put together an early spring scavenger hunt that's perfect for preschool, kindergarten and elementary age kids -- to encourage them to get out and discover what nature looks like as spring approaches.
Grab a light jacket & head outside to explore the season!
Take a peek at these awesome Chemistry Experiments for Kids and Teens to do at Home!
Have your kids ever mixed baking soda & vinegar to blow up a balloon or make a volcano explode?!!
Maybe they're fascinated by glow-in-the-dark experiments and LOVE the idea of using test tubes "like a real scientist".
Raising a scientist doesn't have to be hard -- take a peek at these FUN chemistry activities & experiments that spin, glow & even use fire!
More than 30+ Science, Engineering, Math and Art Activities for creative kids!
I'm very excited about today's post!
But I always get excited when we're sharing awesome ideas that will help parents & educators infuse some fun and easy STEM into their child's life :)
Our newest collaborative book, Up! is now available - yeah!
It's a wonderful resource for parents & teachers with more than 30+ multisensory activities for children aged 4 to 10 that inspire them to explore all things Up!
Get the car & family ready with this free printable road trip checklist and tips for how to prep for a long car trip!
This week's one of those quiet times -- not too much on the calendar.
But I know it won't last long -- I can smell an AWESOME family road trip somewhere in the near future.
We're so excited about this Printable Activity Pack with TONS of fun summer activities for your kids! And right now, you can get it at a special price (50% off) for a limited time!! Because it's never too early to start preparing for summer break, ri
Fun family camping activities perfect for your backyard!Planning to camp-out with the kids? A backyard camp-out might be the perfect start for your family!Why the backyard?It's a great place to 'test the waters' when the kids are young...
Heading to the beach this summer? Or maybe you're planning a camp-out? We've got some great reads for you to take along - explore a picture book, bring a chapter book to read aloud or grab a guide book for ideas on games and act...
We've all heard about the research on kids and tv - too much is bad, SpongeBob is worse.
But let's face it, kids are going to watch tv.
So, what should you choose?
Remember, as parents we have the opportunity to help fo...
Every year we look forward to summertime at our house! The excitement of the 'we can do what we'd like' days that we all love to enjoy. But, of course, the kids do want to do some activities that require us to keep track of what...
Anyone who’s met me, or my kids, will tell you that I’m a fairly protective parent.
Or as my kids lovingly refer to me, 'The Fun Police'.
I didn’t plan to be this type of parent – one who monitors what they ...
Do your kids love space? Are they asking questions about the moon, stars and other celestial wonders? In celebration of some cool astronomy events this year, we put together a list of books and activities for an educational and ...
Do you have plans to visit a national park or national monument this year? If so, don't overlook the Junior Ranger programs offered at more than 200 of these locations! Kids can learn about nature, history, science -- and earn s...
Discover the Forest put out a great ad campaign encouraging kids and families to get outside - and we wholeheartedly agree!
Spring is here and it's a great time to get outdoors. Here are a few traditional indoor activi...
Looking for some memorable things to do this summer?
Need some new ideas on easy & fun things to do with the kids?
Try a few of these quick, FREE or low-cost, have-fun-at-the-drop-of-a-hat ideas.
Your kids will think you...
Try these creative ways to recycle & reuse plastic Easter Eggs!The Easter Bunny has visited our house for more than 14 years, each time hiding a bunch of (plastic) eggs. Sometimes the egg hunt is inside, other years there will be...
We had a mishap at our house this week - our youngest leaned on the soap holder while showering and ripped it (along with some tiles) off the wall!
I realized that I have told my kids to rinse their hair really well, check ...
Lately, some of the most common questions in our house are "Mom, do you know where this country is?"
Or "I heard about this place on the news/in school, how far away is it?"
And with the Olympic Games this summer, I imagine that we'...
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