Have the first day of Kindergarten jitters? The best advice for parents whose children are getting ready to start Kindergarten comes from parents and teachers who’ve been through this before. Following is a collection of all the best tips from parents and kindergarten teachers to help you prepare for your child’s first day of Kindergarten.
A pinata brings life to a party — especially an outdoor party! Whether you make a paper mache pinata yourself, or you involve the kids, you’ll have a lot of fun with this craft project. Here are a bunch of fun pinatas and pinata garland that you can make at home yourself… or with the kids.
Easter fun for all ages! Here are some fun outdoor games you can play with kids (and adults) on Easter, plus some online interactive games for people of all ages who are spending time at the computer. Enjoy!
For our birthday party, we had a “Pimp Your Cupcake” station, allowing guests to decorate their own cupcakes. It was a big hit! Here’s everything you need to create a DIY cupcake station dessert bar, plus my tips for setting up a cupcake bar on a budget.
The ultimate list of themed Halloween costume ideas for groups! Whether you’re a parent taking your kids trick-or-treating, a teen going to a Halloween party, or an adult trying to win the costume contest at work — choosing the right costume can make or break your Halloween experience. One of the most fun things for a group of people to do is to celebrate Halloween by dressing up around a theme — so your costumes go together!
Whether you’re a football fan or you love someone who is, throwing a Superbowl party is one way to make watching the game (and the Superbowl commercials) a whole lot more fun! Here are my 9 best family-friendly ideas that make your Superbowl parties super popular. For your next football viewing party, try these…
Kids enjoy being on the computer, coloring, and playing games. Here are some fun Thanksgiving games for kids to play online, plus additional online & offline activities that little ones will enjoy.
See why musical birthday cards make funny birthday gifts for kids. These videos capture the moments when kids open cards that play songs for the first time!
Looking for Christmas crafts for kids? Let’s make edible Christmas trees! 5 edible Christmas tree recipes, with step-by-step tutorials, videos & pictures.
When I see something I like (on ANY website), I use Amazon’s Universal Wish List to save it on a list of gift ideas for myself or my friends. Here’s how…
After perusing various lists of the top Halloween costumes for this year from a number of sources, including the National Retail Federation, I’ve compiled the best of the best here for you. These are the most popular Halloween costumes based on today’s current trends.
Most of these aren’t Santa pictures with kids, but for one reason or another they make you chuckle. These are my favorite laugh out loud Santa pictures. Most feature Santa caught in some interesting places or other strange predicaments.
With a little creativity, and a few odds and ends that everyone donates to the cause, dressing up as a group at Halloween can be really fun! Here are LOTS of fun group Halloween costumes you can make at home.
If your child is looking for a Halloween costume, but isn’t quite sure what they want to dress up as, show them these Halloween costumes for kids. These are all easy to make using items you probably have around the house!
ideas for parents & relatives looking for “the best” things their college kid really wants you to send them in a care package.
Here are some more fun St. Patrick’s Day Crafts to consider… There’s something for everybody, with craft ideas for both adults and children.
The Irish Leprechaun is a male fairy who works as a shoemaker to the fairies and spends his entire life collecting gold coins. Leprechauns keep their coins in a large cast iron pot, known as the pot of gold. Here’s what to do if you spot a Leprechaun and how to catch one with a Leprechaun trap.
Following are some fun ways to include the kids on Valentine’s Day, and have FUN at the same time! I hope you enjoy these fun things you can do all day long with kids on Valentine’s Day.
Kids love to be part of the holiday preparations, and kids love crafts. Here are some fun Thanksgiving crafts that you can make with your kids…
These paper-mache pumpkins are easy to make and use just a few materials. They are especially good for little ones who are not quite ready for pumpkin carving yet. Now they can get in on the Halloween decorating fun too!
Sometimes all you need is a fun hat or some other prop to turn a cute infant into a cute baby in costume for Halloween! Here are 4 very simple homemade Halloween costumes for infants and toddlers.
Here’s a fun Halloween game you can play online. It’s like Hangman, but better… and creepier!
Here are some of the hottest gifts that everyone is talking about this year…
Looking for a really unique, one-of-a-kind costume for your child to wear this Halloween? Here are the best Halloween costumes for kids of all ages…
A funny little Hanukkah story… plus some Hanukkah humor, including games, songs, crafts and activities for kids.