It’s that time of year again. Today, Punxsutawney Phil, the groundhog, will emerge from his condo in the ground and peek out at his surroundings. If he sees his shadow, winter will last another 6 weeks. If not, spring is coming early! Mammalian meteorology aside, Groundhog Day is a great time to have fun, especially with the kids. It’s unique because it’s not a holiday per se, … [Read more...] about Groundhog Day Craft- How To Make a Groundhog Puppet
Family Activities & Crafts
Family Activities such as fun family game ideas, fun things to do with kids and family fun crafts. Art crafts for kids and craft ideas adults will love too.
This fun little DIY dry erase board tutorial is a simple and inexpensive project to make to keep or gift to someone else. I had all supplies on hand, and you are likely to have them in your craft stash as well. I had a 5x7 frame on hand that I used because I wanted a desktop size memo board, however, you could use and 8x10 or even an 11x17 frame to create a large homemade … [Read more...] about DIY Dry Erase Board Tutorial
It's never too early to make Valentine items! We started decorating for Valentine's Day after we finished taking down our Christmas tree. When I take down one holiday's decorations, I like to go ahead and decorate for the next holiday coming up! That way my house always has a little decoration. This Valentine Snow Globe Craft Project is so easy to make that you can even get … [Read more...] about How To Make A Valentine Snow Globe
Walking? Check. Talking? Check. Reading? Check. New parents carefully track their kids’ milestones, keeping an eye on recommended timelines and breathing a quiet sigh of relief when things appear to be going as planned. When it comes to their kids (or themselves), ticking off a goal or working their way through a list assures them that they’re doing a good … [Read more...] about 5 Benefits Of Volunteering And Family Volunteer Opportunities
This post is sponsored by Hasbro, but all opinions are my own. #AD Family game night is always a great way to have fun as a family. No matter what age, sitting down to a board game together puts everyone on the same page. We have some board game favorites at our house that we play over and over. When shopping at Walmart, I spotted a fun twist that I knew my family … [Read more...] about Family Game Night With Pets!
These sweet little DIY Gingerbread ornaments are a great addition to any tree with their simple design and smiling face. Handmade ornaments just add something special to the holidays and this one is simple enough that even smaller children can make their own and take pride in seeing their creation hanging up there with the rest. Make one or a dozen, these are also adorable tied … [Read more...] about Adorable DIY Gingerbread Ornaments
With the cold weather setting in, it can be tempting to huddle up in the house all winter. While quality family time can definitely be had snuggled in front of the television, it is still important to get the kids outside once in a while to enjoy some winter sports or activity. Here are some outdoor winter activities kids will enjoy and that will motivate you to … [Read more...] about Outdoor Winter Activities Kids Will Love