family fun

  • Welcome to our Family Fun and Family Traditions page. Discover ways to strengthen your family relationships while having fun and developing traditions. Check out our most popular posts here, or scroll down for the latest ideas, tips, and inspiration.

Holiday Dinner: Family Harmony During Thanksgiving

merelationshipsfamily funfamily fun-traditions

The Thanksgiving holiday brings families together for eating, reflecting, and having fun together. The women hang out in the kitchen, the men watch sports in the TV room, and the kids run through the house playing chase or hide and seek. As the final preparations are finished we gather around…

Read the full article...

Thanksgiving: How To Give Thanks During the Holiday Season

my worldLeaving a Legacyfamily funfamily fun-traditions

As we enter a season of holiday cheer it's easy to breeze past the real meaning of Thanksgiving and forget the things we are thankful for.

All around me here in Texas neighbors are installing massive Christmas decorations. Their homes are lit up like the Macy's thanksgiving parade. Today though,…

Read the full article...

Make Dinner Count: Turn Meal Time into a Positive Family Experience

momparentingfamily funfamily fun-traditions

Make meal time a happy family experience. As a single mother with three small children at home, dinner used to feel like a lot of work.  My three kids often met my efforts with something like this: “I don’t want green beans again. She got the pink bowl yesterday

Read the full article...

Family Traditions: Celebrating Day of the Dead

momfamily fun & traditionsfamily funfamily fun-traditions

One of my family’s favorite traditions is celebrating the Mexican Holiday el Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. We cook a special dinner to celebrate and honor our loved ones who have passed on, like Grandpa or even our pets. In other words, we throw them a…

Read the full article...

Pumpkin Decorating with Kids

family fun-traditions

Holidays are so much more fun with kids.  I couldn't wait to decorate pumpkins with Kate this year because, at 4-years-old, she's at the perfect age for this fun no-carving pumpkin DIY. Rather than carving the pumpkins (hello, little fingers!), I thought it would be much more fun to paint…

Read the full article...

Halloween: How to Plan Your Halloween Activities Around Weather

family funfamily fun-traditions

Halloween is just around the corner and whether it will be a scary holiday may depend more on the weather forecast than your costume. If you're planning an evening of outdoor activities, beware of Mother Nature's bag of tricks. Instead of letting the weather forecast scare off your Halloween…

Read the full article...


Web Statistics