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.

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Have Fun With Noodles!

    What better way to celebrate National Noodle Month than by exploring all that the wonderful world of pasta has to offer! While your favorite noodle casserole is baking, check out these fun craft activities.

  • Kid's Activity: Make Your Own Marionette

    Jim Henson's "Muppets," well known for their Sesame Street appearances, are examples of marionettes.
    Check to see when the next live puppet show is in your area! Then once you are home again try making your very own marionette below!

  • Kid's Activity: Easy Breakfast Sandwich!

    Kids on the go need fuel! When you wake up in the morning, your body is like a car that has been on a long drive and hasn't been to the gas station. It needs its tank filled! The similarity ends there though. People fuel up in the kitchen after a long night's sleep.

  • Heart Cut-Out Picture Frame

    You're looking for something unique, personalized, creative and one of a kind, right? Look no further and grab a pen and paper because you'll want to write down the materials needed and the very, very, very simple instructions to this adorable photo frame.

  • Kids' Activity: Stick Puppets!

    This is one of those projects that is limited only by your imagination. Children have plenty of that! Help your child pick out some of her favorite characters -- from coloring books, favorite stories, print out pages off the 'net, magazines, or even those she draws herself!

  • Kid's Activity: Let's Make Invisible Ink!

    Invisible ink has been used to conceal secret messages for a long time. During the Revolutionary War, it wasn't uncommon for a letter to bear an invisible message as well as visible one. One of the techniques for protecting secret information was the use of disappearing inks.

  • 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...

  • 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: 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!