Fun Outdoor Fall Activities for Kids

Fall outdoor activities

Many people, including kids, love it when the fall season arrives. The weather is perfect for being outdoors. Here are some great outdoor fall activities for kids. Play a game of harvest bowling- Harvest bowling is traditional bowling with a twist. You will need 6 small gourds, masking tape and 1 small round pumpkin. Set […]

Halloween Party Ideas for Kids

Halloween Party Ideas for Kids

Planning a Halloween party this year for the kids in your life? Here are some great tips for planning a Halloween party for kids. Food ideas- Dirt Cups are a fun party food for kids. All you need is chocolate pudding, Oreo cookies and gummy worms. Fill a plastic cup half way with pudding. Then […]

101 Fun Fall Activities for Families

Fall activities for families

Can you believe it’s October already?  This warm, sunny fall weather is fabulous and while I know a long Iowa winter is lurking around the corner, it’s a great day to get outside and play as a family on the remaining nice days that we have left. If you’re looking for a few budget friendly […]

2015 Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze Coupon List

Pumpkin Patch Coupons

Looking to head out for some fall fun with your family?  We have a great list of Corn Maze Coupons and Fall Festival savings nationwide.  Download valuable coupons for Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches and Fall Family Activities. Arizona Tolmachoff Farms – Glendale Mortimer Farms – Dewey Rocker 7 Farm Patch – Buckeye California Pirates Dinner Adventure […]

Fun Halloween Activities for Kids of All Ages

Halloween Activities for Kids

Planning a Halloween party this year?  Here are some cool and fun Halloween activities for kids of all ages. Don’t Step on the Witch’s Hat Game- This game is almost the same as musical chairs but with a twist. Find a large picture of a witch’s hat and tape it to the floor. The players need […]

Great Fall Jokes for Kids

Fall Jokes for Kids

  Jokes are one of the best ways to get kids laughing. The fall season offers many opportunities for funny and hilarious jokes. Here are some great fall jokes for kids.   Q:  What do you get when you divide the circumference of your pumpkin by its diameter? A: Pumpkin pi   Q: What am […]

Fun Fall Family Activities on a Budget

Fall Family Activities

  Well, fall is almost upon us. The kids are heading back to school and the weather is starting to get chilly. Fall is a great time to plan some activities to do as a family. Here are some fun fall family activities on a budget. Enjoy a football game– Fall and football go hand […]

5 Ways to Make Having Regular Family Dinners Together Easier – #BillionDinners @DinnerCall #ad

Family Dinner Tips

Every night before the kids go to bed, our family talks about our three favorite things about each day. Each of us has to share, and nearly every day we all have one favorite thing in common. It’s not family time, story time or school, but actually the time we spend around the table each […]

5 Fun Cooking Games for Kids

Cooking Games for Kids

If you want to get your kids excited about cooking, games are the best place to start. By having games incorporated into the cooking process, you are not only possibly instilling a love of cooking in them but you are also teaching them a variety of skills like team work and taking turns. Here are […]

Fun Family Staycation Ideas on a Budget

Free Things to do with your family

It is vacation time and that means we get to spend time away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy some rest and relaxation. However, a traditional vacation is not in the cards for many families. The costs of transportation, food and hotels seem to add up in a hurry. However, this […]

How to Throw a Camping Birthday Party

Camping Birthday Party Ideas

A camping birthday party is a great idea for kids that like the outdoors. The great thing about a party like this is you just need a big backyard to pull it off. The kids will have a great time. Make it fun with scary stories around a campfire, complete with snacks and campfire drinks […]

Fun Kids Sleepover Party Games

Slumber Party Games

Are your kids having a sleepover and need some extra activities to keep them busy? Here are some fun kids sleepover party games to help the kids have fun, even if they do not all know each other. Pass the Apple- You can use any fruit that is the size of an apple like oranges, […]

Fun and Free Kids Playdate Ideas and Activities

Playdate Ideas

With the kids out of school, summer presents the ideal time to schedule some play dates so that your child stays connected with their friends over the summer and to also help them develop skills in the areas of language, play and social. Here are some fun and free playdate ideas and activities for kids. […]

Fun and Free Places to Take Your Kids Locally

Free Things to Do With Kids

  It is the middle of summer and your kids are completely bored out of their minds? Well, fret not, there are lots of things you can do with them locally that are totally free. Be sure to also check out our giant list of 200+ ways to keep kids busy this summer for even […]

Free Admission to National Parks on August 25th – #FindYourPark


Did you know that all national parks will be fee free on August 25th to celebrate Founder’s Day and the National Park Services’ 99th birthday, making it a great time to visit a park with the entire family?  There are more than 400 parks, and the Find Your Park campaign encourages everyone to get up, […]