outdoor activities

  1. Family Fun

    Pack the perfect family picnic

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    Picnics are a perfect way to make fun memories with the kids (that are totally Facebook worthy). There is something special about...
  2. Home

    10 Amazing places if you love the great outdoors

    If you're a lover of Mother Nature and enjoy spending time outside with your family, then you probably prefer cities that offer...
  3. Children's School & Education

    Geocaching homeschool lessons

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    Geocaching is a great way to cover multiple homeschool lessons while having fun.
  4. Family Activities

    How to take a self-guided nature walk

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    The beginning of spring is an exciting time of year with fresh blooms poking out of unexpected places and color where there was none...
  5. Outdoor & Gardening

    15 Ridiculously cool tree houses

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    At one point or another, every child dreams of playing out their imaginative tales from the heights of a tree house. So when HGTV...
  6. Travel

    Best cities for outdoor activities in the fall

    Whether you enjoy apple picking or hiking, fall is the perfect time to enjoy outdoor activities in fantastic weather before winter...
  7. Children's School & Education

    6 Fun fall homeschool activities

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    If you’re looking for some fun fall activities to do in your homeschool, we have six hands-on activities that will get your kids...
  8. Family Fun

    Adorable fall photos of kids playing in leaves

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    The days are shorter, the air feels a bit cooler — yes, fall is finally here! There’s just something about the changing of the...
  9. Travel

    10 Ways to create an affordable staycation

    Taking a two-week trip to an exotic destination sounds like the perfect getaway, but in reality, your time, personal obligations and...
  10. Adventure Travel

    Best hikes for thrill-seekers

    Hiking is the perfect way to connect with nature and get a great workout. Check out these top eight hikes for thrill-seekers!
  11. Activities for Kids

    Help children connect with nature this summer

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    The summer break from school is a great opportunity to introduce children to new activities. With a few months away from the...
  12. Special Needs

    Outdoor activities for kids with ADHD and autism

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    For children with ADHD, autism and other neurobehavioral issues (such as Tourette’s and dyslexia) it is crucial that parents take...
  13. Activities for Kids

    Get your kids off the couch and outdoors this summer

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    With the arrival of summer, how will most kids spend their newly-found free time? More often than not, summertime proves to be a...
  14. Family Activities

    Summer gardening tips for families

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    Summer gardening is a fun, engaging activity that helps families make a connection to the natural world around them. Whether digging...
  15. Exercise & Fitness

    Burn calories and stay cool with fat-blasting water sports

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    It’s easier than you think to make a splash and get fit. From swimming to kayaking to kite boarding, there are tons of fun ways to...
  16. Living

    How to make a super-size checkers game

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    King me, please... and super-size me too! This classic game just became the next big thing. If you'd like to pump up the volume on...
  17. Living

    Easy & fun outdoor games for the family

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    Summer is here, and that means it's time to get outside for some family fun! Here at SheKnows, we've tested out some of the best...
  18. Hobbies

    How to make outdoor Twister

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    Taking the fun game of Twister to the outdoors is easier than you may think. All you need are a few cans of spray paint, a large...
  19. Hobbies

    How to make an Angry Birds launcher

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    When SheKnows set out to create a live Angry Birds game for our Summer Block Party issue, one of our biggest challenges was finding...
  20. Hobbies

    How to make a life-size Angry Birds game

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    Chances are, if you have a smartphone, then you've played Angry Birds at least once or twice. But what if this game came to life?...