Tag Archive: Family Activities (all ages)

Surprise Watercolor Drawings

Surprise Watercolor Drawings are a fun way to paint! Kids can make their creations, give them to a friend, and watch as their friend uncovers the magic drawing using watercolor paint! We’ve partnered with Imperial Sugar to bring you this fun activity, featuring sugar glue that you can make at home!   Surprise Watercolor Drawings…

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How to Teach Your Child Not to Be a Bully

Pottymouth and Stoopid summer bookKids Activities Blog has partnered with JIMMY Patterson Books to share this information. I think most of us have been there. In a situation where someone was stronger, more influential or simply louder…AND not nice.  This situation can take on various degrees of severity and even into abuse. It is a terrible thing to be…

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Unicorn Slime

Thank you to Elmer’s for sponsoring this blog post. I received compensation and free product from Elmer’s in exchange for writing this post. All opinions are my own. Unicorn Slime is one of our favorite borax-free slime recipes. My kids are obsessed with slime and unicorns, so what’s better than combining their two favorite things…

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15 Letter B Activities

15 Letter B ActivitiesMy son’s name starts with the letter B, so it is a letter he mastered early and quickly. He was always really excited to see the letter B on things and was quick to point it out. For my daughter though (whose name starts with a P) she had no exceptional interest in the letter….

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Chores for Kids

Chores for Kids - Chores Kids Can Do on Kids Activities BlogThe subject of chores for kids is a difficult one. Difficult for the kids because they would prefer a chore-free world. Difficult for the parents to find the right ones and then make sure the work is done. The good news is that the whole family benefits when chores are distributed!  Kids Activities Blog is…

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Space Mazes {Free Kids Printable}

Sharpen the pens and find the solution to these “out of this world” space mazes! I for one can never get enough of printable mazes  I could easily solve them all day long! Free Printable Space Mazes These are great for some no strings attached fun or they can also be used as a fun…

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B Is For Bear — Letter B Craft

This letter B craft is perfect for kids who love animals. Making animal crafts is a good way to engage kids while learning a new letter. So let’s make a bear with the letter B. To add a sensory element to this activity, we chose to work with craft felt. It made the bear feel and look…

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30 American Flag Crafts

American Flag Crafts FeaturedThese American flag crafts offer so many creative ideas for celebrating the Fourth of July.  The kids can help with these Fourth of July DIY flag crafts that are great for decorating for any party. We have other Fourth of July crafts and activities available, but today is a focus on flags.  American Flag Crafts…

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30+ Indoor Games for Kids

30 Stuck Inside Games for Kids - Kids Activities BlogThere are always days when kids are stuck inside to play.  Often it is due to weather, but there are tons of other reasons why outdoor play may not be an option! That is why we have collected over 30 Stuck Inside Games to play. Check out these fun indoor activities for kids.  Indoor Activities That…

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Cupcake Liner Frog Craft

In this post, learn how to make an adorable Cupcake Liner Frog Craft with kids. This inexpensive, easy, and fun craft is perfect for home or school. Cupcake Liner Frog Craft Last week, my kids and I found tadpoles in a puddle. We set up an aquarium in the kitchen to observe them and have…

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Printable Random Acts of Kindness Cards

Printable random acts of kindness cards are a fun activity for the whole family! Step outside your comfort zone and teach your children the importance of being kind by inspiring them to serve others. We are so excited to partner with Random Acts, a one-of-a-kind hidden camera show from BYUtv that “pranks” unsuspecting participants each week through a random act…

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Summer Learning Ideas for Kids

Summer Learning Ideas for KidsSummer Learning Ideas for Kids is always a top priority for us. Summer is the best time of year, especially if you’re a kid.   No homework, no tests – what more can you ask for? As the summer quickly approaches, it’s time to kick those summer learning activities into high gear. With an almost endless…

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Printable Animal Shadow Puppets

Printable Animal Shadow PuppetsWhether it is a rainy day or your kids are just in need of some quiet indoor fun these printable animal shadow puppets can provide hours of imaginative play! We’ve partnered with Direct Energy to bring you this fun activity, featuring the Luci light, a solar powered light that was created to provide a safe,…

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Recycled Bottle Hummingbird Feeder

Teach kids the importance of recycling and spending time outdoors this summer by building a recycled bottle hummingbird feeder. As a kid, I loved spending time at my grandma’s house. Her backyard was filled with hummingbird feeders, and we loved sitting on the porch swing watching them. I always helped her prepare homemade hummingbird nectar…

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Simple DIY Catapult

My youngest guy wanted to make a simple DIY Catapult using things that we had around the house. I thought it was a great idea and told him to go ahead and show me what he could come up with. Of course, the boy loves a challenge so he was all in and ready to…

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12 DIY Fidget Tools for Kids

12 DIY Fidget Tools for KidsI know right now the fidget spinner is all the rage. It’s a super fun toy for kids and is especially great for the ones that really need it. But the idea of little fidget tools is not new at all. Caregivers and teachers have been coming up with great ideas for kids for quite some…

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Personalized Tie Dye Beach Towels

Nothing says summer fun like personalized tie dye beach towels! Perfect for the pool or a beach outing, kids will love creating these colorful towels and will be so excited to use them. We’ve partnered with Tulip Tye Dye for this fun project. Tie dye your summer with tons of creative and colorful projects that are…

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DIY Recycled Frisbee

Do you love to use recycled materials in crafts? If so, here is a fun, DIY Recycled Frisbee craft for kids! This easy craft requires minimal supplies and is the perfect homemade toy for home or school. DIY Recycled Frisbee My kids and I love to craft from the recycling bin! This adorable frisbee craft…

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How To Make a Fidget Spinner

How to Make a Fidget Spinner FeaturedFidget spinners are all the rage right now, but you don’t have to buy one! We are going to show you how to make a fidget spinner with just a few supplies. The best thing about this project is that your kids can customize it to make cool fidget spinners that no one else has! How to…

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12 Subscription Craft Boxes for Kids Compared

10 Craft and Activity Subscription Boxes For Kids Compared on Kids Activities BlogUPDATE:  I started this post over 4 years ago because I had a question on which subscription box for kids would be best for MY kids.  I figured if I had that question, others did!  There are SO MANY subscription boxes! Over the years, many have arrived at my mailbox and my kids have willingly…

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10 Totally Cool Fidget Spinners Your Kids Will Want

Are your kids fidget spinner crazed? Of course they are! My kids each have one and they love playing with them. I’ll admit that even I can’t seem to keep my hands off the little thing. (And no, they aren’t taking them to school. They are an at-home toy for us.) If your kids are…

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DIY Rock Tic Tac Toe

What kiddo wouldn’t love making this fun Rock Tic Tac Toe game? It’s a simple version make with rocks they find on a camping adventure or around the yard and with just a little paint! My youngest guy loves to create and make things out of stuff around the house. I remember one time he…

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Coolest Pool Floats To Relax On This Summer

Coolest Pool Floats To Relax On This SummerThere are a lot of awesome things about summer… the warm weather, the BBQ’s, the time out of school. But there is one thing that is all kids favorite and that is the swimming pool! I loved getting a couple new pool floats every year as a kid and now they are even better. There…

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Paper Plate Sun Craft

Kids of all ages will love this “cool” Paper Plate Sun Craft. It’s the perfect craft for weather units, welcoming summer, or just for fun. Paper Plate Sun Craft Paper plates are so fun to craft with! A stack of white paper plates can become just about anything with a little paint and imagination. To…

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Paper Plate Sun Craft

Kids of all ages will love this “cool” Paper Plate Sun Craft. It’s the perfect craft for weather units, welcoming summer, or just for fun. Paper Plate Sun Craft Paper plates are so fun to craft with! A stack of white paper plates can become just about anything with a little paint and imagination. To…

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Borax-Free Slime Recipes

Slime is such a great sensory activity, and these borax-free slime recipes are taste safe for little ones who like to explore with their mouths. We gathered the best safe slime recipes online — so let’s have some chemical-free fun! Borax-Free Slime Recipes Edible Valentines slime is so gooey — change the color to make it…

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Make a Fruit Garland Bird Feeder!

fruit garland string bird feederMy kids love to Make a Fruit Garland Bird Feeder to feed the birds and other wildlife! Most people are familiar with fruit garlands and they are so easy to make. You simply string fruit up on a string and hang it up in a tree. We added popcorn to our fruit string bird feeder…

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Cupcake Liner Daffodil Art

Looking for an easy and colorful spring craft for kids? We’ve got you covered! This Cupcake Liner Daffodil Art is simple, adorable, and fun for kids of all ages. It’s especially great for preschool aged children. Best of all, it requires minimal supplies and adult help. Cupcake Liner Daffodil Art Daffodils are the first spring…

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How to Have a NO Spending Month

Do you know how to have a NO SPENDING Month? Does it sound crazy and you have no idea how it’s possible to Make Saving Money Stress Free especially when you’re trying not to spend anything for a month!! Let me tell you all the secrets! One of my favorite parts of “saving money” is when…

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60 Super Fun Family Time Activities

family time activity juicy juiceAll this #familytime fun is sponsored by Juicy Juice There’s no time like family time and these 60 Super Fun Family Time Activities will keep your family busy all summer long! With summer right around the corner, my family has been brainstorming ideas we can do together. From outdoor family time to family crafts and…

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