Tag Archive: Kids Activities (by Age)

15 Epic Halloween Dollar Store Hacks

These Dollar Store Halloween hacks will make your holiday so much easier! I love finding awesome projects to make my house look festive for cheap. Where I live the nearest craft store is 25 miles away so I love finding awesome projects and crafts using items from the Dollar Store! 15 Epic Halloween Dollar Store…

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How To Deal With Summer Learning Loss in Your Kids

How to Deal with Summer Slide FeaturedSummer learning loss, aka summer slide, is a real thing. If you are a parent, you already know that your kids can lose a lot of ground over the summer if they don’t stay engaged in learning. But how do you deal with summer slide? We’ve partnered with Levar Burton Kids to bring you some…

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DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Slime

This is a sponsored post in partnership with Amazon Kids. Are your kids obsessed with slime? Our new favorite is DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Slime, inspired by the new Amazon Original Kids series Lost in Oz, which is now available on Prime Video! My son was hooked on Lost in Oz from the first episode. Dorothy is a budding engineer/tinkerer/creative builder,…

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16 Smart School Lunch Hacks

16 Smart School Lunch HacksPacking a lunch for school every day of the year can get monotonous and time consuming. We want to share with you some of our favorite ways to make it easier on mom and more fun for the kids! After all, we want our mornings to be as stress-free as possible! (affiliates included) 16 Smart…

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Fun First Day of School Traditions

back to school ideasCan you believe the first day of school is almost here?!   Let’s make some Fun First Day of School Traditions to start the school year!  Since school starts so soon, we’ve been thinking a lot about back to school traditions. Our older boys have always reluctantly participated in my first day of school picture taking,…

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5 Secrets for Getting Your Child Ready for Kindergarten

5 Secrets for Getting Your Child Ready for KindergartenKindergarten is a big step in a child’s life and being prepared for the experience is key. I wanted to share these secrets to getting your child ready for Kindergarten, because not only is it important to prepare your child academically, it’s also important to make sure that he or she is prepared emotionally and…

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Kids Bored in the Summer? Here are 15 Things To Do!

kids bored in summerWhat do you do when your kids are bored in the summer?   How can you keep them occupied?   It can be a struggle to beat boredom, but we have some ideas! First of all, remember that boredom is a good thing.  It gives our kids a chance to entertain themselves.  It lets them keep…

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Shark Bait Snack Mix

Shark Bait Snack MixThe best week of summer is here – Shark Week!  Why not get into the fun and whip up this quick and easy Shark Bait Snack Mix that the entire family will love?! From Shark Activities and Crafts to Shark Week Snacks, there’s a ton of ideas right here on Kids Activities Blog to get…

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14 Letter G Activities

14 Letter G ActivitiesWe have a bunch of great letter G activities to help practice this letter. There are so many fun ways to learn the alphabet and kids don’t even realize they’re learning! That is my favorite way to teach. Here are some fun crafts and ideas to work on the letter G. 14 Letter G Activities…

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Things I Wish All New Moms Knew

I want to talk about the Things I Wish All New Moms Knew because today was a rough parenting day. It was the kind of day that by 4 pm you just hope and pray you’ll make it through to bedtime without losing your temper.   As soon as I put the kids to bed,…

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Myths About Large Families

Myths About Large FamiliesWhen you have a large family, you hear a lot of misconceptions about what it’s like to have more than two or three kids.  Myths about large families are heard more and more. In fact, you hear some downright strange (and sometimes insulting) things that make you wonder if everyone thinks the same thing about large…

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Letter G Craft — G is for Giraffe

We are continuing our Fun With Letters series with the letter G. It’s one of the most fun letters and animals we got to make for this series. The most exciting part about this craft was that we made our giraffe walk, which made this craft into a DIY toy. It allowed to extend the…

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13 Letter D Activities

13 Letter D ActivitiesWe are learning all about the letter D with these fun and education letter D activities. The letter D stands for lots of our kids favorite things, dinosaurs, dragons, dogs and donuts! Your little ones will love these activities. 13 Letter D Activities D is for Duck!  This is a fun craft for kids to…

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Ice Cream Coloring Pages {Free Kids Printable}

Ice Cream Coloring Pages Free PrintableWhile these ice cream coloring pages won’t cool you down on a hot day they will bring in some fun! Sharpen those coloring pens as we will be having some chilling fun with coloring pages! Ice Cream Coloring Pages I love, LOVE, ice cream! My favourites are cookie and raspberry (with chocolate) so I’d probably…

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12 Letter C Activities

12 Letter C ActivitiesWe’re working on letter C activities! Learning letters is a process that can take some time and we have some really fun letter c activities help you do just that in a really fun way.  Your kids won’t even realize they’re learning! 12 Letter C Activities C is for caterpillar! Love this fun letter C…

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Monitor Your Kids Screen Time with These Printables

Monitor Your Kids Screen Time with These PrintablesIt can be really hard to monitor kids screen time. With all of the electronic devices in our household, they can easily go way overboard! We grabbed our favorite screen time printables you can use to keep track of your kids and for them to have a good understanding how exactly how much time they…

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14 Scrumptious Campfire Desserts You Need To Make This Summer

14 Scrumptious Campfire Desserts You Need To Make This SummerIf you are someone who loves spending time on a campsite you are going to love these campfire desserts! I honestly had no idea there were this many great ideas. I usually just stick to s’mores but I will definitely be stepping up my camping dessert game! 14 Scrumptious Campfire Desserts You Need To Make…

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Ocean Coloring Pages {Free Printable}

Ocean Coloring PagesLet’s dive into the deep with these ocean coloring pages! And when kids are done coloring they can do some simple and super fun  word  tracing. Your kids can color these the usual way or they can take it to a whole new level with textured coloring. Ocean Coloring Pages These will be perfect for…

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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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Camping With Kids (Tips For Families)

We have done the impossible three times in the past 2 months… we went camping with kids! We have six kids ranging in age from 2 to 8 and let’s just say the idea of camping terrified me at first, and we now have a routine. I love it! These are just a few of…

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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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12 Letter A Activities

12 Letter A ActivitiesWe’re learning the alphabet! What better place to start than with the letter A. We found some fun letter A activities you can do with your kids to work on letter recognition and writing. Plus, some of these come with fun crafts. 12 Letter A Activities This  angel  made from the letter A is a…

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Poole’s Cornbread Crab Cakes

For the last episode of Let’s Make Lunch, I thought I’d share a recipe from one of my favorite local diners here in Raleigh, NC.  Poole’s Diner serves comfort food in a retro-diner setting reminiscent of when it first opened in 1945.  I’ve had their recipe book for a while and thought these crab cakes would…

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Moving Hacks and Tips You Must Know

Are you moving and don’t know where to start? We have got some great moving tips for you to avoid stress, save money and keep your sanity while going through this hectic time. Get ready Plan ahead and put away few essentials that you might need during the move (and 1 day after the move)…

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A Is For Angel — Letter A Craft

This Letter A Craft is the perfect way to help kids begin learning the alphabet. They will have easier time learning their letters and making phonetic connections when provided with activities that are engaging. Making an angel as a letter A craft is a fun way to introduce the very first alphabet letter. It’s a really…

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