Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

23 awesome sibling Halloween costumes kids can wear together

By Nicole Fabian-Weber for care.com What’s cuter than one adorable kid in a Halloween costume? Coordinating Halloween costumes for all of your kids, of course! We’ve rounded up 23 of the most creative, beloved sibling Halloween costumes just in time for the spookiest time of year. From super-easy to pull together to semi-advanced, there’s something in here for everyone. Happy haunting!…

21 Best St. Patrick’s Day Activities for a Day Full of Endless Fun

BY SELENA BARRIENTOS AND HANNAH JEON FOR GOOD HOUSEKEEPING St. Patrick’s Day is finally here! The holiday, which some Catholics recognize as a feast day, honors the patron saint of Ireland. As time has passed, the holiday has grown into a beautiful celebration of Irish culture, history and people. On March 17, it’s common for people to wear green and take part in various St. Patrick’s Day…

30 Valentine’s Day Crafts and Activities for Kids (with Printable List!)

by Jean Van’t Hul for artfulparent.com It’s February! And you know what that means, right? It’s time to start thinking about heart art and Valentine crafts! If you haven’t already, that is. We don’t know about you, but we start making hearts part of our creative making and playing on the early side. Sometimes a full month in advance, because, well, HEARTS! But in the interest…

9 Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

By Megan Cooley for thespruce.com Since midnight is past most kids’ bedtimes, they can’t participate in the Champagne toasts of New Year’s Eve. However, there are still plenty of ways kids can celebrate the new year. Savor the holiday with just your family, or, if you love an extra loud crowd, let a few of of their friends join in on the…

19 Things to Do During Christmas Break

By Laureen Miles Brunelli for the spruce.com As crazy as the days leading up to Christmas can be, it’s easy to let the time slip away without capitalizing on all the extra hours with your children. Simply keeping your kids busy while you work at home may be one important goal, but these ideas will help you also get the most out of…

40 Best Thanksgiving Games to Play with the Family This November

By Carly Breit and Rebekah Lowin for Good Housekeeping After a lot of Thanksgiving menu prep work, the big day is finally here. But while you’re finishing up the turkey recipe and whipping up your famous pecan pie recipe, your kids are bound to get a little restless—which is why we put together this handy list of best Thanksgiving games to keep the kids busy….