Kids Activity Calendar

  • Celebrate Fall with Family

    Celebrate the season of Autumn! From bright fall leaves, crafts, and adventures - your family will find ample opportunities to enjoy this wonderful season!

  • Make Dad’s Father's Day Gift a Personal One from a Child

    This Father's Day enable kids to give a gift of the heart! Kas Winters, Mother of Family Ideas™ has compiled several simple crafts that dad is bound to treasure!

  • Hair Transplant

    Hair transplant surgery is fast becoming a popular choice of procedure for both men and women who have been affected by hair loss.

  • Screen-Free Week

    Adults and children alike are constantly staring at a screen. We have become increasingly dependent upon the technology. Screen-Free Week is a time for participants to turn off and "tune in" plugging into life instead!

  • Kids Activity: Let's Make Sedimentary Rocks

    Would you like to be a detective -- unraveling a mystery of what the world was like hundreds, thousands, and even millions of years ago? One tool for your investigation is sedimentary rock layers.

  • Baby Activity: Messy Ribbon Heart

    When you tap into your baby's creativity and allow him to make a present, giving is all the more fun! Here's a craft for the wee ones that is bound to please both the giver and the recipient alike!

  • Kids' Activity: Earth Hour Ideas

    For just one hour, kids and families and organizations worldwide will come together to turn out their lights and show it's possible to have an impact on climate change. Snag the kids' attention and help them participate in Earth Hour's voluntary power down with these ideas.

  • Are you interested in prenatal yoga?

    Are you interested in learning more about prenatal yoga and its benefits?
    If so, global yoga specialist, Jiivana has just launched its renowned prenatal yoga DVD, Bliss From Within, in the UK today. The DVD has been endorsed by The National Association of Childbirth Educators and is seen to be the most comprehensive prenatal Yoga DVD on the market.

    For a clip from the DVD please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yreizEBmwHs
    or to order a copy and get £3 off visit www.jiivana.co.uk and type in the promotional code: JiivanaUK1000.

  • mother of 2

    im a mother of a 15 month old daughter and 5 months pregnant with a boy. i need some advice on raising a toddler while being pregnant. your truely 18 year old mom.

  • Kids' Activity: Instant Oatmeal!

    Does your child love the single serving packages of instant oatmeal? He can cook them all by himself -- just measure the water and one package of oatmeal; then microwave. There is only one drawback. The price. Here's the solution! Make your own individual serving packages with your child. Let him choose his favorite varieties.

  • Kid's Activity: Zoo Crafts!

    Home from a trip to the zoo? Kids still excited? Your children will be eager to commemorate their day! Below are just a few related craft ideas they may enjoy!

  • Kid's Activity: How Far?

    This activity helps your child practice counting skills, measuring, estimation, and mastering the concepts of giant and tiny. Pick a landmark (tree in your yard, couch in your living room). Count how many steps it will take to get to the landmark. Now try to guess how many GIANT steps it will take...

  • Kid's Activity: Hot Crossed Buns

    Hot Cross Buns were once traditionally served on Good Friday and through the Lenten season. Each bun has an icing cross on top as a reminder of Christ. Whether you celebrate the holiday or not, the time taken to make these yummy treats will create fun and delicious memories!

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Make a Super Easy Kite!

    What child wouldn't love to feel the tug of the wind on a string? Kites have been mentioned throughout history for over two thousand years! Their uses have been extremely varied. Did you know that kites have been used in battles, as a fishing technique, for study of the weather?

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Go -- International!

    Have you always wanted to take a trip to a foreign land? Perhaps you want to visit Egypt, Ireland, India, China, or Italy! While you wait for that dream vacation you can experience the next best thing. Go international -- at home!

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Make Tissue Butterflies

    Since it's a little too early in the year for most of us to enjoy watching butterflies in their natural setting, let's make some from clothespins and tissue paper. Build a bunch and fly through the living room!

  • Kids' Activity: Make a Multi-Cultural Book

    Some people have brown eyes and curly hair. Some are tall and thin. Some live in houses made of stone while others live in ice houses. Even though people may look different, dress differently and live differently, they have the same needs. A multicultural book gives an opportunity to talk about these common factors.

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Make a Dress-up Box!

    Dress up is one of the simplest activities and it often can be overlooked! Take advantage of your child's gifts of imagination. Who "to be" today? Assemble a dress up box for your child. Include items such as:

  • Kids' Activity: Icicle Sun-Catcher!

    Freezing and melting is a mystery to young children. Have your child watch the butter melting on warm toast. Draw attention to ice cubes disappearing in a glass of water. Watch ice cream turn into a liquid mess. Discuss the concept of some solid things melting in warmer temperatures.