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Turn Your Living Room Into a Winter Wonderland

January 6, 2020  |  Categories: Activities

The holidays may be over, but we still have several months of winter to enjoy. If you don’t want to keep your Christmas decorations up all season long, consider transforming your living room into a winter wonderland. We have a handful of simple but creative decorating ideas that will get the whole family involved. Your…

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Setting Family Goals for the New Year

December 30, 2019  |  Categories: Activities

As 2020 approaches, you might be thinking of what New Year’s resolutions you will commit to for the next year. Whether it is running three times a week, eating less fast food, reading a certain number of books, or something else, a new year is a great time to set goals. We’re all familiar with…

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Winter Activities for Families in Texas

December 2, 2019  |  Categories: Activities

Looking for some fun activities for your family this winter? Texas may not be a state that turns into a winter wonderland, but there are still plenty of fun things for the whole family to enjoy this December! Go Ice Skating Ice skating is a classic winter tradition, and did you know you could go…

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The Best Sensory Activities for Fall

November 11, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Child Development

Sensory activities aid in many areas of child development, including fine motor skills, cognitive growth, and language development. We’ve shared some of our favorite sensory activities before, and today we’re sharing some of the best seasonal sensory activities for this fall!  Pumpkin Squish Bags This is the perfect post pumpkin carving activity! Be sure to…

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Pumpkin Decorating Ideas for Kids

October 28, 2019  |  Categories: Activities

With the fall season in full swing, it’s time to plan a family pumpkin decorating night, if you haven’t already. Carving pumpkins is a seasonal activity that’s perfect for showcasing your creative (and artistic) abilities, but it can be challenging for younger kids. Not to mention it can be stressful for parents who are trying…

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Fall Crafts for Kids

September 30, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

Fall is one of the prettiest times of the year. Its rich colors and crunchy textures make it the perfect season for crafting with your kids. Check out the fall crafts below and pick a few of your favorites to try this week! Leaf People Collect leaves from your backyard and create your very own…

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Fun Activities for the First Day of Fall

September 23, 2019  |  Categories: Activities

Today is the first day of fall! We may not be experiencing the crunchy, falling leaves in Texas yet, but there are still fun ways you can celebrate the first day of the season with your family.  Bake a fall dessert. This is the perfect excuse to make your favorite fall dessert or baked good….

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The Ultimate Outdoor Treasure Hunt

September 16, 2019  |  Categories: Activities

Do you have any little nature lovers at home? Or what about little ones who are just full of energy? One of the best ways to let kids expend their energy in a healthy way is to take them outside. There’s something about the wide open skies, cool breezes, and fresh air that is exhilarating…

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DIY Backyard Movie Night

September 9, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

Looking for a unique and low maintenance family activity for this weekend? We’ve got the perfect idea for you, especially with the cooler nights finally arriving. A backyard movie night is an exciting activity for the whole family! And don’t worry, it doesn’t have to be as complicated as you think. The Screen One of…

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