family activities

  1. Toddler & Preschoolers

    5 Tips for visiting grandma's house

    There’s nothing sweeter than a weekend away at grandma’s house! Make this visit extra special for your little ones by planning ahead...
  2. Toddler & Preschoolers

    5 Fun morning games with your preschooler

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    Not everyone is a morning person, and for some kids, it can be really hard to get them going when its early. Here are 5 morning game...
  3. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Indoor activities for when it's cold outside

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    Winter -- and with it, major yucky weather-- is quickly approaching. Fear not! Being stuck inside doesn't have to equal sadness and...
  4. Halloween Crafts & Activities

    Family craft: Coffee filter fall leaf garland

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    Coffee filters are not just for making your favorite beverage anymore. They are also a new must-have crafting supply. Get the kids...
  5. Parenting How-Tos

    How to maximize family bonding time

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    As children grow, the amount of individual activities scheduled in a week tends to grow right along with them. And as the daily...
  6. Family Fun

    Have a circus day at home

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    Spend a day at home entertaining the children with a circus day at home! It’s a perfect way to spend a sunny summer day or to...
  7. Family Fun

    Help your family reconnect

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    If family time has turned into a blur of rushing the kids off to school in the morning and speeding them through dinner, bath and...
  8. Family Fun

    Glazer Children’s Museum in Tampa

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    Interact with art and science at this new Glazer Children’s Museum in Tampa, which features exhibits that will engage and inspire...
  9. Family Fun

    Family bonding: Trying something new, together

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    Last weekend, we took the kids to a climbing gym about an hour away. We'd seen the ads for the place and wanted to try it for at...
  10. Family Fun

    Phoenix area ice rinks

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    Everyone knows that summer in the desert is a time to stay inside and keep cool. So how can you keep your kids active when it's hot...
  11. Family Fun

    Hershell Spillman Merry-Go-Round

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    One of the jewels of the Tilden Park crown is their vintage carousel -- complete with hand-painted horses and other animals and the...
  12. Family Fun

    Exploring museums with your kids

    It's easy as a parent to get attached to certain places and activities with our kids. The local children's museum is a great place!...
  13. Family Fun

    Annual events & festivals in Northern California

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    Looking for something fun to do with your family? California is full of annual events, local festivals and fairs that are a delight...
  14. Family Fun

    How to host a movie-night dinner

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    Between work, school, extracurricular activities and friends, getting the family together for a meal can be difficult, even just...
  15. Family Fun

    How to make family mail sorters

    Are stacks of mail taking over your counter top? Don’t stuff the piles in the junk drawer. Get organized. Tonight, get the family...
  16. Family Fun

    How to have a food fight

    Next time everyone seems too solemn at the dinner table, load your fork with some ammo and let it fly. You’ll be glad you did. A...
  17. Family Fun

    How to have an at-home treasure hunt

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    Nothing is more intriguing to a child than the idea of hidden treasure. Whether you need a great rainy day activity, a birthday...
  18. Family Fun

    How to hold family Olympics

    Even though today's families sometimes have a tough time squeezing in a little family time, some fun and games can still reel in...
  19. Family Fun

    How to build a fort

    What every kid knows: A fort is a magical place where anything can happen. Creating a fort that's the envy of the neighborhood kids...