Fun Family Activities

Are you looking for fun things to do at home with your family? After all, time flies and you want to make sure you make the most out of every free moment with your loved ones. We cover indoor and outdoor family activities for all age groups to keep the whole bunch busy and happy.

best jigsaw puzzle hero with festive yellow background and 3 differenet puzzles
February 28, 2022

The Best Jigsaw Puzzles

Bring your friends and family together to complete a personalized jigsaw puzzle that is filled with wonderful memories of the past. Explore the vast range of jigsaw puzzles you can create for yourself as well as for the members of your family and friends. 6 min read

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Three custom playing card decks personalized with photos and names
January 5, 2022

The Best Custom Playing Cards

Make custom playing cards and a fun, treasured keepsake by adding your favorite photos, a monogram, and more. From poker to rummy, solitaire to Crazy 8s, you'll make game time a blast with personalized playing cards from Shutterfly. 7 min read

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Parents and son enjoy in sledding on snow.
December 23, 2021

30+ Fun Christmas Activities to Help You Enjoy the Holidays

Make the most of your holiday season with our list of the best Christmas activities for kids and grown-ups alike. With decorations to be hung, seasonal recipes to be followed, and Christmas cards to be put in the mail, there are plenty of holiday-themed experiences to keep us all entertained. That's why we prepared a list of fun Christmas activities you can do with family and friends - or even enjoy solo! 10 min read

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December 17, 2021

Create the Best Jigsaw Puzzle Online

Our jigsaw puzzles can be customized with personal images and words to make fun, unique, and meaningful gifts. They’re both fun and decorative and bring your loved ones together for an activity everyone can enjoy. Make the best jigsaw puzzles today. 7 min read

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November 22, 2021

11 Family-Filled Thanksgiving Traditions

If you’re looking for new Thanksgiving traditions to add to your special day with loved ones, you've come to the right place. Ahead, we've compiled a list of our favorite family-filled Thanksgiving traditions that are sure to make you count your blessings and feel more grateful than ever. 6 min read

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October 25, 2021

50 Unique Halloween Decorating Ideas for 2022

From baked goods to DIY projects, explore 50 unique Halloween decoration ideas to add a spooky touch to your house this year. 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. 2 min read

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Homemade Memorial Day Hamburger Picnic with Chips and Fruit
July 2, 2021

4th of July Party Ideas for Everyone

4th of July is the perfect time to gather everyone for a fun celebration in the sun! Whether you want to plan a BBQ or invite guests to a beach bonfire, 4th of July parties are always easy and fun to coordinate. Although fireworks are often the star… 7 min read

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camping family activities with father and son
January 12, 2021

20+ Family Activities and Fun Things To Do With Kids

Family activities, when done right, strengthen family bonds and provide incredible memories in the years to come. These fun and active family activities will be fun for all kids and will include all members of your family. Explore these activities. 10 min read

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December 11, 2020

Keeping Your Family’s Schedule Organized

From playdates to budgets to school activities, there is a lot to keep track of when you have a family. If you are constantly looking for fresh ideas for keeping your family’s schedule organized, use these simple tips to plan your monthly calendar of routines and activities. 7 min read

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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. Beyond opening it to see what’s inside, you can get another sweet surprise from the packaging itself into a fun DIY project. Instead or recycling, try these DIY ideas! 5 min read

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July 31, 2020

Creative School Picture Day Ideas to Try at Home in 2022

Make great memories right from the start with these creative school picture day ideas to try at home! These photo ideas are great whether your kids will be remote learning, attending in-person classes, or doing a hybrid of the two. 12 min read

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

2021 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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