Consider this your family fun center. Score craft ideas, games, and children’s books to keep kids entertained from morning ‘til night.
Host a family film fest and broadcast one of these flicks—our top 50 BEST #movies for kids!
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The 50 Best Movies for Kids
This durable, waterproof tent allows your child to take a trip to an African safari without stepping foot outside of your backyard! Click above to buy one for your pint-sized adventurer.
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Enjoy the colors and flavors of autumn with these kid-friendly #fall activities!
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Fun Fall Activities
Who says TV can't be a learning experience? We've found 8 family #movies—beloved classics and newer additions—that can teach your child life lessons.
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Family Movies With a Message
Leave a soap note like "Hello, beautiful!" to wake your child up with a :).
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The Art of Mischief: 6 Ways to Make Your House More Fun
No need to pay to play! Download our #free designs to build a coloring book for $0.
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Create Your Own Coloring Book: 9 Fun Coloring Pages!
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Why Your Child Should Be Doing Yoga
#Nature hits home for kids when you craft a bug habitat from an empty, clean plastic bottle, screen material, tape, and velcro.
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Teach your kids how to play "Asteroid," a new backyard ball game, so they can practice teamwork skills.
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Get your kids active and outside with this giggle-inducing ball game. The goal: To get as many of the balls as possible on the other team's side of the yard before the round is over.
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It's amazing how long this simple "Beach Ball Boogie" challenge can keep kids entertained.
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Batter up! Introduce your kids to a backyard version of cricket, a classic game enjoyed around the world.
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Stack empty cans in two towers and try to shoot a ball between without knocking any over! This "Driveway Arcade" game is a fun outdoor take on bowling that helps kids practice hand-eye coordination.
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Fun with science! Can your child create a seat belt to protect an egg strapped onto a pinewood derby car? Try this neat experiment in your driveway!
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6 tricks to make your backyard a blast.
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Make Your Yard Fun for Kids
Don't let your little ones zone out in front of the TV. Keep them active all summer with these fun ideas! #FitFam14
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15 Family Summer Fitness Ideas | To The Max
Is it OK to relax the rules a bit during summer? Parents contributor Rosie Pope offers smart advice to make your season fun. Click for more ideas!
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Turn your kiddie pool into an impromptu art lab, then use the masterpieces to wrap presents!
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Amazing Outdoor Art Projects
Ready for some retro family fun this summer? Hang a tire swing! This safe Pony Pal model, crafted from recycled materials, is made for your little cowgirl or cowboy. Click above to buy one.
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Pony Pony Pal Tire Swing from Hayneedle | Shop Parents.com
Here's a unique way to beat the summer heat! With just a couple of basic parts from the hardware store, you can transform a 2-liter bottle into a fountain that produces a super-misty spray
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Cool Off! Beat-the-Heat Backyard Treats and Activities
No ice is needed to play this kind of hockey! Lay out a tarp, add some spray paint lines, wet with a sprinkler, and prepare to play slip-and-slide slapstick.
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You can now sing all your favorite summer-camp songs at home with this #free singalong music packet!