Goin’ on a Color Hunt…
Oh, sweet second born! It’s sad to think how few things like this I’ve done with you! Please promise me you’ll never look back at the blog a...
Nature walk ideas for children - NurtureStore
Great nature walk ideas, exploring science, art, craft and sensory play. Part of the Simple Play activities series at NurtureStore.
Summer Fun Camp - Nature Weaving Craft and Solar Oven S'mores
It's "Let's Go Camping" week at Summer Fun Camp 2013. Kids will learn how to craft a nature loom and cook s'mores in a solar oven made from a cardboard box.
After going for a walk through the woods, the children were encouraged to make a self portrait with all the nature treasures that we collected. We used a nice sturdy paper and glue it with tacky glue.
pirate party! Click here to download ...
Outside with Kids: 15 Ways to Play with Nature
I don’t know about you, but Fall is one of my favorite times of year. My kids and I get outside more than ever: I love the cooler temperatures and the fact that we don’t have to worry as much about constantly slathering on sunscreen or getting eaten alive by mosquitos. And the colors are the absolute best! My kids are constantly coming home with collections — rocks, sticks, leaves, and yes, even pockets full of carefully collected mulch.
Let's Go On a Listening Walk - Creative Family Fun
Use your ears to go on a fun listening scavenger hunt while you walk around your neighborhood with this fun walk idea for families, a listening walk.
Scavenger Hunt for Kids: Road Trip Search
Scavenger Hunt for Kids- Road Trip Search | Next time you take a road trip with your kids, print a copy of this scavenger hunt to bring along!
The Collecting Board...tutorial
Let's All Go On A Colour Walk We have done colour walks before using this box, which was a chocolate box and we coloured in each hole,...
Go Outside! Cards - Creative Family Fun
Back in the early days of this blog, my Go Outside Cards post was one of my most popular posts. It still has people stopping by daily.It was a simple idea to add a surprise element to your day. The premise was simple. Write several outdoor activities on index cards, put them in an envelope, […]
Rocks to Gems
My children have been into pirates lately and seem to always be discovering treasures. Since we have more rock collections in this house than we can count, I thought it would be fun to turn a few into some real treasures!
Color Scavenger Hunt and Nature Bracelet
Before we get started today, let's announce our Pick Your Plum winner: Kristen who said: Who can't use crafting supplies. Ooh, they w...
Five reasons you should try geocaching with your kids | Rage Against The Minivan
On Rage Against the Minivan, Kristen Howerton brings humor and insight to modern family life and how today's pop culture and social justice issues intersect with challenges like foster parenting, adoption, special needs, mental health, home renovations, and travel with children. Add a dash design and style for the full RATM experience.