activities for kids

Smurfs 2 is a cute movie and this create your own smurf activity will help you turn it into a fun family movie night!

Smurfs 2: Create Your Own Smurf (Plus Free Printable)

Smurfs 2 is a cute movie and this create your own smurf activity will help you turn it into a fun family movie night! I saw Smurfs 2 with my kids a couple months ago as part of the Harkins summer movie program, and I was pleasantly surprised. I really enjoyed it, and my kids […] Read more…

Beauty and the Beast is a classic film from a classic fairy tale. Watch it with your kids, then enjoy "The Grey Stuff" as a delicious post-movie Family Movie Fun dessert.

Beauty and the Beast: The Grey Stuff

Beauty and the Beast is a classic film from a classic fairy tale. Watch it with your kids, then enjoy “The Grey Stuff” as a delicious post-movie Family Movie Fun dessert.   Beauty and the Beast is a classic. I remember watching it as a little girl, wishing I were Belle. I mean, c’mon…she gets that […] Read more…

Disney's Cars is such a cute movie, and with this simple car wash activity, your kids will enjoy it even more! #activitiesforkids #kidsactivities #movienight #familyfun #funwithkids

Family Movie Fun: Make Your Own Car Wash with Disney’s Cars

Disney’s Cars is such a cute movie, and with this simple car wash activity, your kids will enjoy it even more!   Disney Pixar makes some of the cutest movies, and Cars is no exception! I love this movie! I think it’s so cute (just like the ride at Disneyland 😍). So adding this to Family […] Read more…

Help your kids create this cute and easy emoji craft, then watch The Emoji Movie for a fun family movie night! #theemojimovie #kidscraft #crafts #craftsforkids #familymovienight #familyfun

Family Movie Fun: The Emoji Movie

Help your kids create this cute and easy emoji craft, then watch The Emoji Movie for a fun family movie night! I’ve never seen The Emoji Movie before, so I thought Family Movie Fun was the perfect opportunity to watch it. Plus, it’s currently on Netflix. Score!! Activity For today’s activity, we’re going to create […] Read more…

Monsters vs. Aliens is a fun family movie, and what better way to watch it than with some easy, yummy B.O.B. jello! Full instructions and printable included!

Family Movie Fun: Monsters vs. Aliens

Monsters vs. Aliens is a fun family movie, and what better way to watch it than with some easy, yummy B.O.B. jello! Full instructions and printable included! For the very first edition of Family Movie Fun, we’re watching Monsters vs. Aliens. The first time I saw this movie, I LOVED it. I don’t know why […] Read more…

It can be difficult to find activities that are fun for the whole family to do together, but this scavenger hunt is great for families (or groups) of all ages. Bonus: it highlights books!

Book Scavenger Hunt

It can be difficult to find activities that are fun for the whole family to do together, but this scavenger hunt is great for families (or groups) of all ages. Bonus: it highlights books! I don’t know about you, but my kids love games–and I do too! Games are a fun way to laugh, learn, […] Read more…

Using fun patriotic crafts and activities is a great lead-in to talking with our kids about the history behind the Fourth of July and why we celebrate it. Here's a roundup of 18 easy, kid-friendly 4th of July themed activities to get your kids excited and to start an important discussion about our country and the freedoms we have here in the USA!

18 Easy & Kid-Friendly 4th of July Recipes and Activities

Using fun patriotic crafts and activities is a great lead-in to talking with our kids about the history behind the Fourth of July and why we celebrate it. Here’s a roundup of 18 easy & kid-friendly 4th of July themed activities to get your kids excited and to start an important discussion about our country […] Read more…