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15 Beat the Heat Ideas for Outdoor Fun -

15 Beat the Heat Ideas for Outdoor Fun

July 22nd, 2013 posted by Sherri Osborn

During the winter, many people expect to be stuck inside for long stretches of time because it’s too cold outside. In the summer we can run into the same problem […]

10 Tips for a Successful Family Picnic -

10 Tips for a Successful Family Picnic

July 17th, 2013 posted by Rebecca Brea

The summer picnic is a time honored way of bringing family and friends together with delicious food and the great outdoors. Whether it’s a romantic picnic for two or a […]

Fun at the Beach Survival Kit

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

If you live near a beach, whether it be the ocean or a lake, it’s a great way to enjoy time with your kids and keep away the boredom bug. […]

Fun Outdoor Play

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

As summer hits its peak, many parts of the country are experiencing very warm spurts of weather. To cool off here are some fun outdoor games for the kids and […]

Warm Weather Boredom Busters for Your Family

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Need ideas for the “I’m bored!” blues? There are tons of things that you and your children can do that require little or no additional expense. Here are a few […]

Fourth of July Birthday

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

What do you do when your child’s birthday falls on or near a holiday? How do you celebrate both without your child feeling left out? Actually, most holidays combine very […]

Create a Picnic Kit

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amy Schamburek

It’s official, the picnic season is upon us. Following a few simple tips, you will have the ability for a spur of the moment picnic. Putting a kit together is […]

July 4th Treats for Kids

February 12th, 2013 posted by Penny Warner & Shawn of FC

by Penny Warner & Shawn of FC PRINTING NOTE: If you prefer to print these recipes individually, please visit our Family FunBook! Kids love to create. Food is no exception! […]

FishEyes Rod & Reel with Underwater Video Camera

July 5th, 2011 posted by Family Corner Staff

Nextsport has come up with a cool way to take the guesswork out of fishing. Picture this. You and your keep head out to the pier and drop your line […]

Puppet Play

July 1st, 2011 posted by Tami Rose

Have fun and go green with Diana Schoenbrun’s Puppet Play: 20 Puppet Projects Made with Recycled Mittens, Towels, Socks, and More. A puppet builder, an illustrator, and an author, Schoenbrun […]

Glow Crazy Distance Doodler

June 12th, 2011 posted by Tami Rose

What kid doesn’t love glow in the dark toys and coloring?  Now add that to being able to color on the walls without mom freaking out and you’ve got Glow […]

Keep the Kids Busy with These Exciting Travel Games!

May 11th, 2011 posted by Tami Rose

With summer vacations coming up shortly, show the kids that there’s life beyond video games by introducing them to some great travel games such as: Chips Game  Roll the dice, […]

A Review – Carnival Games: Monkey See, Monkey Do

April 16th, 2011 posted by Tami Rose

Are you looking for a fun way to spend some family time together without any complaints from the kids? Slide the new Carnival Games: Monkey See, Monkey Do into your […]

The Pocket Disc – amazing crocheted frisbee

July 22nd, 2010 posted by Family Corner Staff

Have you ever seen these? They are called Pocket Discs. Little frisbee-type discs that are basically crocheted, they don’t hurt if they hit you, are waaaay easier to catch, and […]

Review: The Wilderness Resort

June 29th, 2010 posted by Family Corner Staff

Thinking about waterparks as a vacation destination this summer? Or perhaps you’re hoping for a cold weather getaway this winter? Check out my review on The Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin […]

Great Wolf Lodge: Fun in any weather!

April 30th, 2010 posted by Amanda Formaro

Waterparks are all the rage these days. Suite style guest rooms, family friendly entertainment, and full service indoor water fun, what’s not to love? Wisconsin Dells, in south-central Wisconsin, has […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]