14 Things to Do with Kids TODAY!

Looking for things to do with kids today?  Boy, oh boy do we have some ideas!  These things to do with kids are super fun and will keep them busy in so many different ways!

Earlier today we featured an interview with Melissa from Mama Miss and now we are featuring some of our favorite things to do with kids from her blog.

things to do with kids

Things to Do with Kids

Activities for Kids

Good Behavior Jars – Keep kids working toward good behavior with these ADORABLE good behavior jars – what an amazing idea!

Beach in a Jar – Have left-overs from summer vacation?  Create a simple beach in a jar with the keepsakes.

Letter Lacing – This is super sweet.  Making three letter words with lacing and these printables is a learning activity that is simply fun.

Erasable Learning Placemats – Make erasable placemats with things you have at home.  These can be used at each meal to keep kids engaged in learning without even thinking about it!

Cotton Candy Playdough – Mmmmm…yummy looking and smelling play dough!

Bread Clay Bead Necklace – Create accessories with bread clay.

Tissue Paper Stained Glass – This simple craft could cover your windows with art.  I love the colorful results that kids of all ages can make.

Magnetic Alphabet Board – Easy learning game that can be created at home from a few kitchen items.

Pasta Bead Bracelets – You will need a bracelet to go with your necklace, so check out these cute pasta bead ones.

Kid Food Activities

Jello Apple Chips – They are gorgeous and yummy all at the same time!

Edible Octopus Lunch – Super cute lunch that you can create for kids using pasta and veggies that they actually will eat.

Edible Beach Lunch – Making a beach jar?  Theme out the day with beach…and eat a beach lunch.

Dino Crispy Rice Treats – Precious treats for a special day.

Sinfully Fudgy Brownies – This one is for me.  Yum!

Thanks Melissa for letting us feature a whole bunch of fun things to do with kids TODAY!




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Kids Activities Blog is Holly's blogging home.

She is the mom of three boys ages 7, 10 and 12 who partially homeschools. She believes that you shouldn't have to buy stuff to have fun when there is a kitchen junk drawer full of possibilities.

She can also be found at Business 2 Blogger, on Twitter as @QuirkyMommaSite or @Texasholly, but her favorite place to hang out is on Google +.