Activities For Kids

Kids are little balls of energy that constantly crave entertainment. When you’re out of ideas on keeping them busy and they’re bugging you for attention, find articles on DIYs, indoor, and outdoor activities here. We cover all sorts of fun things to do with your kids while they’re home for the summer break or are dying of boredom on a weekend.

September 22, 2020

Don’t Just Recycle, Reuse Your Shutterfly Packages

Seeing that orange package arrive in front of your door always brings such a thrill. What beautiful memory will you peel back the cardboard edges to see? Your kiddos first day of school (from home) picture? A custom photo book filled with snapshots… 5 min read

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Elementary school class standing outside for a school picture day
July 7, 2020

2020 School Picture Day Guide For Parents

Although going back to school will likely look a little different this year, we are reminded, now more than ever, of the importance of capturing special moments and sharing photography with our loved ones. This fall, the new addition to the… 7 min read

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June 24, 2020

How to Hold a Summer Camp at Home

Summer camps may be canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the fun isn’t! While camp may look different this year, you can still have your own DIY summer camp at home filled with activities, games, and crafts that will keep the kids… 10 min read

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family doing yoga together at home
June 24, 2020

How To Stay Active During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Physical activity and movement are extremely important during the coronavirus pandemic. Our bodies and minds need exercise to function well and keep the spirits up during these challenging times. How can you help your family become more… 9 min read

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June 12, 2020

Fun Things for Kids To Do At Home This Summer

Summer activities are different this year while families are following shelter-in-place guidelines amid the coronavirus outbreak. However, kids can still enjoy a summer of fun from home. Whether you have an active child who loves the outdoors… 9 min read

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Puzzle being put together on coffee table.
April 20, 2020

Make Your Own Custom Puzzle From a Picture

Jigsaw puzzles are a classic activity that you can do as a family or tackle on your own. From an educational toy for kids to a challenge for adults, puzzles have numerous uses. Most importantly, they’re a great way to bring people together and… 4 min read

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March 20, 2020

Fun At-Home Activities The Whole Family Will Love

Being stuck inside doesn’t mean you have to be bored. Take a day inside with the family as an opportunity to try something new, or jump back into an activity that has long been forgotten and cast aside due to busy schedules. The good news is that… 4 min read

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woman working from home with child
March 18, 2020

Top 12 Tips When Working From Home

Working from home has its perks — there’s no commute, you have a more flexible schedule, and you can work in a custom environment. But there are challenges, as well. How do you handle getting your work done if you have kids around? How do you avoid… 5 min read

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A paper leaf table runner.
September 25, 2019

50 DIY Thanksgiving Crafts For The Whole Family  

As fall rolls in and the leaves and weather change, you start thinking of ways to snuggle up with your loved ones. One perfect idea for staying indoors is crafting. Not only does it bring out the creative side of every family member, but you also… 6 min read

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Hands unrecognizable child painting leaf with watercolor paint
September 18, 2018

Fun Crafts and Easy Art Projects for Kids

For children, creating something becomes both an engaging play time activity as well as an educational experience. For that reason, picking the right art projects and crafts is essential to make the most out of their experience. Plus, you… 6 min read

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White pumpkin for Halloween
September 11, 2017

50 Unique Halloween Decorating Ideas for 2020

Halloween is a special time of year: it’s spooky, fun and full of creativity. Whether you’re planning a Halloween party, hosting trick-or-treaters or getting your house in the Halloween spirit, you need just the right decoration. To help… < 1

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