Easter means cute clothes and Easter baskets and way more candy than kids need. Try these fun, Easter-themed activities to help your kids burn off what the bunny brought.
Egg-cellent Easter exercises
Every Easter you try to fill your children's baskets with more toys than candy and hide the jelly beans soon after they find them. No matter how much work you put into hiding the sugar, the kids still seem to find it and eat it as fast as you can bury it again.
"At a time when tech-type activity often supersedes our children's physical activity, and unhealthy food choices are marketed directly toward younger age groups, we as adults and parents must work even harder at improving our children's healthy choices," says Kurt David, an elementary school counselor and fitness enthusiast. Since you can't be there to stop every sugary treat from getting into their hands, you can make a plan to incorporate fun activities into your Easter routine that emphasize having fun and staying active. SheKnows has rounded up some great Easter activities to keep your kids hopping this holiday.
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Easter egg fitness treasure hunt
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No matter what game you choose, focusing on movement and fun instead of candy is the best way to keep your kids happy and healthy through the Easter holiday.
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