Posts tagged with "kids activities"
Christmas Tree Trivia Quiz Dec 16, 2010
We thought you might like to have a Christmas themed trivia quiz in your back pocket in case the conversation lulls during the long drive to Grandma's house, around the dining table or during late night gift wrapping. So, print out our quiz and keep it handy for any holiday conversational emergency!
Kids and Music Lesson Choices Sep 03, 2010
We all know that kids love music! Like most parents, I was eager to expose my kids to music at an early age. It’s a good idea for more than just the joy they get out of it. As we’ve said before on the Fun With Kidsongs Blog, music enhances a child’s brain development and improves their success in school later in life. I sang to my kids when they were babies, played music at home and in the car and took them to toddler music classes. But once my older reached school age, I realized that it was time to take it up a notch.
Summer Kids Activities (On a Tight Budget!) Jul 13, 2010
It’s summer and I have two kids out of school, my four and seven-year-olds, and limited “fun money” to spend. I made up this list for my husband and I, and I thought that you might find it useful, too. Read on to find answers to that summers-old question, "What can I do with the kids today?" This entry features fun and free (or almost free) outings. Come back soon to read the follow-up about low cost fun you can have at home!
Baby Animal Songs Are Fun! May 21, 2010
What could be cuter and more entertaining than fuzzy, furry, big-eyed, roly-poly baby animals? Not a lot. Baby animals mesmerize kids and adults alike with their inquisitive and playful behavior eliciting choruses of "ahhhs" and "oooos". Most of us can't get enough of them...
Having a Great Kid's Birthday On a Budget Mar 26, 2010
We’re watching our pennies these days, who isn’t? But we still want our kids to have a very special day and a whole lot of fun on their birthdays. Here’s how to do both! Read on about venue choices, budget conscious party-planning, entertainment and more!
Torn Between My To-Do List and My Kids Mar 15, 2010
Ever feel torn between your "to-do" list and having fun with your child? Just combine the two and have a guilt-free day! Toddlers love to help and they love being by their parent's side, so look over that to-do list for the things that you and your child can do together!
Getting More Out of a Trip to the Zoo With Your Kids Feb 18, 2010
As we all know, kids love to visit animals at the zoo! Read on about planning your visit, getting your kids engaged in the process and how to best enjoy your outing. Your children will be more involved, have more fun and learn more on their trip to the zoo with these easy suggestions. Pick a few that work for you and have a great time!
Can summer road trips with kids be fun? Of course they can! No need to be worried about the little ones being bored and restless on long car rides. Just make music your new best friend! Pop in a kid-friendly CD and start the sing along fun and games. Here are some ideas for song based games you can play in the car...
Summer Fun Activities for Preschoolers Nov 30, 2009
Summer is a great time of year for kids, but eventually you may hear the unwelcome words, "I'm bored". Here are some free, or almost free, activities for you and your children. Not just for summer, but anytime! Games, music, water play and science fun, just to name a few...
So, the grand kids are coming for a visit and you haven't entertained toddlers since your own kids were little. Before panic sets in just remember that you really do have a lot to teach the little ones and that learning can be fun. Read on for ideas on how to pass the time in fun and interactive ways!