Now’s a great time for families to slow down, relax, and spend some quality time together. Here’s a list of a few ideas to get you started.
Cooking is a fun (and sometimes messy!) family activity. Whether you’re preparing a whole meal or just baking cookies, it’s time together that will create lasting memories for you and your children. Here’s a few delicious recipes for you to try.
Gather the entire family together for some friendly competition and lots of laughter! I’ve put together a list of some family friendly games that span a variety of different ages.
Chutes and Ladders
Hi Ho! Cherry-O
Hungry Hungry Hippos
Don’t Break the Ice
Ticket To Ride
5 Second Rule
Apples to Apples
Have a Movie Night (or day!)
You don’t need a movie theater to have an amazing night at the movies! Pop some popcorn, get out the candy, and kick back and watch your family’s favorite flick.
Put on a Talent Show
From playing an instrument, to singing, to reciting a poem, to performing magic tricks-everyone has some kind of talent. Have everyone in the family practice and perform their favorite talent. Make it a big, special production!
Learn a New Skill
If you have a skill you can teach your children-great! If not, learn together! There are a plethora of tutorials online. Here are some ideas to get you started.
Learn to play a musical instrument
Pick one of the activities from the above lists or choose one of your own. Either way-go cherish some time with your loved ones and make some sweet memories!