_Are you, could you, dare you join in Screen-Free Week this week? Do your kids have too much screen time? 100 fun kids activities you could try this week as a family whether you're inspired to spend an hour, a day or the whole week screen free.
10 Books to read with your 4 - 7 year old: don't just read picture books to young children; expose them to great literature!
Letter matching on paper towel tubes with stickers. Fine motor control and letter recognition activity good for a busy bag or road trip.
Baby hand and foot print. I GOTTA DO THIS! I love how they "pop out" instead of the usual ones that have the "sunk in" look. Color & Shape Ideas are endless.
Like this idea - Scan childrens art work and then print out in smaller size. Now make art gallery in hallways of your childrens art:). Awesome idea, even for my grown young adults to have all of the kept keepsakes of their artwork in one frame.
Give kids their very own mailbox! - The Polkadot Chair
Metal mailboxes spray painted for kids' bedrooms. Leave notes, any mail they get, treats, etc. Then they can hang their backpack and coat on the hooks.
Good Tip: Use Embroidery Hoops for Accessible Storage
Embroidery hoops and pillowcases. Cute storage idea for playroom (Legos, small toys, etc.) or laundry room sorter. Use thrifted vintage pillowcases!
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Awesome kid fort idea: king size duvet cover plus exhaust fan facing into duvet cover=awesome fort. Or use a king size bottom sheet over a queen size bed and face fan inwards. Great hot summer night idea for kiddos.
Seuss's Green Eggs + Ham: Vanilla pudding with green food color + a Nilla wafer as yolk! A different take on my usual green eggs & ham routine.
perfect for kids play room.Hang board games on the play room wall (no glass front in frame) with a baggie on the back to hold pieces! Take down and play when you want! What a great game room/play room idea!
"Easy Ways to Surprise and Delight Your Children." Ideas to surprise kids that don't involve money. These are the kinds of things they truly remember!
DIY Kids Hotel Activity Pack
Kids Hotel Activity Pack Creative activities for kids while you travel.
How To Teach A To Tie Shoes In 5 Minutes - Magic fingers method. This is amazing! I NEVER managed to teach my kids how to tie their shoelaces (so I'm really pleased to learn it's very hard!
all for the boys - crafts & activities JUST for boys! And, a little icon shows how many minutes of bliss different activities give you.
DIY :: game for kids :: Tape yarn across a hallway for a "laser obstacle course".-----except for I think this would be an awesome thing to do in a hallway!
this one sounds even easier to make: bubble snakes = easy quick craft. Cut the bottom off water bottle. Put old sock over bottom and duct tape. Add food coloring for fun. Dip end in dish soap mixed with a little water