Things to do at the beach

Looking for fun things to do at the beach? These family activities are good for all ages, are free (or almost free) and are great for chilly days too!

If you’ve every gotten stuck there on a cooler day, you probably wish you had lots of things to do at the beach that don’t involve getting wet, or taking off jackets. Even if you’re just visiting as a family and…

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Snake Sensory Bin

Make a slippery slimy snake sensory bin - the perfect sensory activity for preschoolers! This water play idea is so quick and easy to set up and such a sanity-saver.

I created this slippery slimy snake sensory bin for M (3 years old) after a dollar store spree with one goal in mind: come up with anything – ANYTHING! that will productively occupy him (read: save my sanity) during winter…

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How to be More Creative as a Family

We love to be creative as a family but it can be challenging with young kids... Here are some ways to foster creativity, and spend quality time while using imagination and creating! You'll love these fun family activities and fun ideas~!

  Creativity is a vital part of my personality and my life – but there’s more to it than that. Being creative can provide an outlet and vital problem-solving skills. I’m sharing Teddy Soft Bakes in my life as part…

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Pool Noodle Crafts and Activities

'Tis the season of stores overrun with pool noodles, cheaper by the dozen, and so the time to look into pool noodle crafts and activities to try!

‘Tis the season of stores overrun with pool noodles, cheaper by the dozen, and so the time to find pool noodle crafts and activities to try! Use these ideas to find unique things to make with pool noodles! Disclosure: This post…

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Lipstick Resist Process Art Activity

Whaat? Coloring with lipstick?! But it's really fun... This lipstick resist process art activity is fun for preschool and toddlers, or even bigger kids. Might seem like a fun art project for girls but I actually did it with my boy and he loved it.

Having a 3-year-old on vacation can lead to pretty desperate measures, which is why we came up with some super weird activities that impressed even my finicky little monster. This lipstick resist process art activity was a huge hit so…

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