Fourth of July Chocolate Covered Strawberries Dessert

fourth of july chocolate covered strawberries

One of the best parts of Fourth of July is the cookouts and BBQ’s with friends. I am almost always in charge of the Fourth of July desserts, and I am totally okay with that! Fourth of July always brings me back to my childhood.  I can see the smoke coming from the BBQ, I […]



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Craft for Kids: 4th of July Fireworks

fireworks chalk_qm

While we enjoy a lot 4th of July traditions and events, one of our favorite parts of the 4th of July is the fireworks. The explosions of color in the air are amazing to watch.  JDaniel and I sat down and created our own displays of fireworks using chalk and small red bows that we […]



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Recess Games: DIY Twister with Chalk

Recess Game twister

What were your favorite memories of recess?  Mine were playing four square and twister.  I loved rainy days as that’s when my teacher would pull-out a twister mat and a spinner card and we would see which of us were fast enough to contort ourselves onto the correct colors.  Recess was the highlight of my […]



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{Best Blog} Playdough to Plato

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Playdough to Plato. We are featuring an interview with Malia today and rounding up some of our favorite Playdough to Plato posts this afternoon.  Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best […]



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Sharpie on a Mug: Kids Art

Decorate mugs with Kids Art {Sharpie on a mug}

Kids can use a Sharpie on a mug to be creative.  This is a great way to decorate mugs with kids art.  We at Kids Activities Blog are excited to see new way to enjoy kids art that doesn’t involve adding one more picture to the fridge. Sharpie on a Mug Our kids love to give […]



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{Best Blog} Learn Create Love

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Learn Create Love. We are featuring an interview with Kimberly today and rounding up some of our favorite Learn Create Love posts this afternoon.  Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! […]



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Summer Time Bucket List: 50 Activities for the Kids

summer bucket list

I love our weekly It’s Playtime Link-up! Each week you have hundreds of activity ideas and suggestions for us! Thank you for being an inspiration to us each and every week. Below are just a few of the activities that have been linked up this past year. These activities are on our Summer Bucket List […]



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LEGO Math: Skip Counting {Fun LEGO Activity}

LEGO Math: Skip Counting {Fun LEGO Activity for Kids}

LEGO math makes learning to count fun.  This skip counting activity uses LEGOs for hands-on learning.  We at Kids Activities Blog love to build with LEGOs so we are excited to share this great math LEGO activity with you. LEGO Math When children are first learning to count, they start with 1 2 3. As […]



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Make a LEGO Game: Build a LEGO Tic Tac Toe Board

Make a LEGO Game: Tic Tac Toe for Kids

You can make a LEGO game.  It’s easier than you think with this simple Tic Tac Toe board made completely from LEGOS.  We at Kids Activities Blog hope you enjoy playing this fun DIY LEGO game with your kids Make a LEGO Game We are definitely a Lego loving family. Lego is on permanent rotation […]



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LEGO Game: {Play Dough} LEGO Puzzle for Kids

LEGO Game for Kids: Play Dough LEGO Puzzle

A LEGO game is cool to kids. But top it off with a little play dough and you’ll be Super Mom to your kiddo.  Kids Activities Blog loves this easy LEGO puzzle idea because it sneaks a little learning into play time. LEGO Game When my son saw that I had created a game combining […]



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The Greek Labyrinth: How to Make a Labyrinth {LEGO Activities}

The Greek Labyrinth for Kids: How to make a labyrinth {LEGO Activities}

The Greek Labyrinth is a fascinating story of mythology for kids.  Here are some steps to help your kids learn how to make a labyrinth in which to play out the myth.  Kids Activities Blog loves LEGO activities like this that bring learning to life. The Greek Labyrinth We recently built a Labyrinth from Legos. […]



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Play and Learning: 10 Things Kids Can Do with Lego Bricks

Play and Learning: 10 Things Kids can do with Lego Bricks

Play and learning with Lego bricks can involve more than just building.  Here are 10 things kids can do with Legos.  Kids Activities Blog loves Lego activities like these because they make learning fun for kids. Play and Learning Legos are a classic and multi-functional toy for all members of the family.  They can play […]



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{Best Blog} Busy Kids Happy Mom

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Busy Kids Happy Mom. We are featuring an interview with Kristen today and rounding up some of our favorite Busy Kids Happy Mom posts this afternoon.  Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! […]



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Crayon Wax Rubbing {Cute Crayon Art Ideas}

Wax Rubbing {Cute Crayon Art Ideas for Kids}

Wax rubbing is a classic art project for kids that is easy and fun for kids.  Crayon art ideas like these are great for fine motor skills development, recognizing textures and colors, and they are just plain fun!  We at Kids Activities Blog love this simple craft with crayons and we hope your kids do […]



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Static Electricity: Gravity Defying Snake {Kid Science}

Static electricity: Kids will love to make this gravity defying snake!

Have you tried to explain what static electricity is to your child?  You can demonstrate the concept to them as you make static electricity with this gravity defying snake! Kids Activities Blog hopes your child will enjoy playing snake charmer for a day with this fun kid science experiment. Static Electricity Activities which demonstrate static […]



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Human Body for Kids: Creative Play and Skeleton Craft

Human Body for Kids: Going to the Doctor and a Skeleton Craft

We have four great ideas for teaching kids about the human body.  They can use creative play and pretend to be going to the doctor or they can make a cute skeleton craft.  Kids Activities Blog knows that creative play and hands on crafts are great ways to reinforce learning for kids. I had the […]



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Build a Bridge: Testing Bridge Design {Science Activity}

Build a Bridge Science Activity for Kids {Bridge Designs}

There are so many ways to build a bridge. Let’s take a few minutes and look at four types of bridge design and how well each type of bridge holds pennies. Kids Activities Blog hopes this science activity will get your kids thinking about the reasons why different structures are build the way they are. Build […]



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Turbulence on a Plane Explained with Jello {No More Fear of Flying}

Plane Turbulence

Turbulence on a plane can be frightening for kids.  Before their next flight, show them this great demonstration with Jello to help calm their fear of flying.  Kids Activities Blog always loves science experiments that involve food! Turbulence on a Plane After 9/11/01, I developed a fear of flying.  In trying to overcome it, I enrolled […]



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Our Mothers Day {Start a Tradition}

Celebrate Mothers Day and start a tradition of your own

Today’s post about our Mothers Day tradition is part of the blog hop, Motherhood: Celebrating Differences, hosted by Mari of Inspired by Family.   Kids Activities Blog hopes that you have a very special Mother’s Day and maybe even start a tradition in your own family.  Be sure to check out the other Mother’s Day […]



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Math Game: Geometric Shapes {Hands on Math}

Math Game: Geometric Shapes {Hands On Math}

Here’s a great math game to help your child have fun while learning.   Blocks in geometric shapes can make a great learning tool, especially when a mystery bag is involved. Read on and you’ll see why Kids Activities Blog thinks little kids will just love this hands on math game. Math Game Children learn […]



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Math Game for Kids: Snap Plus One {Math with Cards}

Math games for Kids: Snap Plus One {Math with Cards}

This math game for kids makes learning to count fun.  Kids will actually want to practice counting because math with cards feels more like a game than learning. Kids Activities Blog hopes you enjoy this cute card game called Snap Plus One. Math Game for Kids Does your child know how to count to ten or beyond, […]



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LEGO Club Monthly Build

Does your child love building with LEGOs?  If so, they will love the monthly LEGO Club Meetings at local LEGO stores. Monthly LEGO Club Meetings take place at all LEGO stores.  Club members meet on Saturday mornings one hour before the store opens.  Kids have so much fun participating in the theme games and building […]



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Make It Shine: {Super Shiny} Play Dough Ideas

Make It Shine: {Super Shiny} Play Dough for Kids

Add bling to play dough and make it shine.  Here are a few fun things for kids to add to play dough.  Kids Activities Blog loves finding ways to create new and exciting ways to use everyday play dough for kids. Make It Shine Our kids love things that shine and glow… They also love […]



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11 Fun Ideas for Playing With Water

Playing with Water

Playing with water can create hours of fun for kids and parents.  Find out what will sink or float from our most favorite ideas for playing with water from It’s Playtime! on Kids Activities Blog. Your kids will have a blast with any of these great ideas for fun in the sink. 11 Fun Ideas for Playing […]



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Word Family Game {Early Reading Activities}

Word Family Early Reading Activities for Kids

Understanding what a word family is can be an important pre-reading skill for preschoolers.  Here are some great early reading activities that re-use bottle caps for learning fun.  Kids Activities Blog hopes you enjoy this fun activity with your child. Word Family Game Bottle caps are great for so many kids’ crafts and activities, but […]



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Reading Game: Letter Case Matching Game {Early Reading Activities}

Letter case matching game for kids

This reading game for preschoolers is so colorful and cute!  They will learn letter case (upper and lower) through a simple matching game.  This is a wonderful addition to the many great early reading activities you will find here on Kids Activities Blog. Reading Game It has been said that at the end of every […]



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Make Physical Fitness Fun {Alphabet Exercises}

Fun Physical Fitness for Kids {Alphabet Exercises}

Are you wondering how to incorporate physical fitness into your preschooler’s day?  Try these great alphabet exercises with your child and they will learn while they are moving their bodies.  We love to make learning and moving fun here at Kids Activities Blog. Physical Fitness It is important for all kids to move in order to […]



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{Best Blog} B-Inspired Mama

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is B-Inspired Mama. We are featuring an interview with Krissy today and rounding up some of our favorite B-Inspired Mama posts this afternoon. Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best Blog B-Inspired Mama connects […]



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Drawing Game: Simple Drawing Prompts {Family Games}

Fun family drawing game with simple drawing prompts

Kids love a good drawing game and it also helps to develop their hand muscles which helps as they are learning to write.  This creative game uses simple drawing prompts to spark imaginations.  Kids Activities Blog loves family games and this is one of our favorites. Drawing Game We love to play this fun and […]



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Favorite Game: {Make Your Own} File Folder Game

Make Your Own File Folder Game for Kids

What is your favorite game to play with your child?  Have you thought about trying to make your own game based on holiday theme or simply something your child is really interested in?  Here is a great explanation on how to make a file folder game that your child will love.  We at Kids Activities Blog […]



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