Being a strong swimmer is an essential skill and one that many parents, especially those with pools, care about developing in their children. Swim lessons are important and swimming for a school or city swim team is beneficial too, but one of the best ways to promote strong swimming is by incorporating fun pool activities […]
The best running games for kids are the ones that are fun and improve the fitness of the little whippersnappers. There’s no rule against getting exercise while having a blast. Most younger kids love running anyway. But older kids seem to slack off once they find out they can lounge on the couch all day if they want.
That sounds familiar.
Ah, yes. As an adult, I felt the same way for a couple decades. Until I realized I was about 35 pounds over my high school weight. I decided to try running once again. And I hated it, for a good six months! But I stuck with it and fell in love with it. It erased my stress, made me feel energetic, and helped me get back to 165 pounds.
When it’s hot, the pool is a great way to chill out. But even pool time can get boring if you don’t have the right kind of games to add to it. If you want a great recipe for a really fun summer, take a big pool of water, add a good heaping of kids, […]
We’ve been tossing around ideas on how to throw an unforgettable Capture the Flag Redux party. After some brainstorming, we have come up with a bunch of terrific ideas and tips for making a kids’ party top notch. One member of our team suggested that before the party each and every smartphone should be tossed […]
Give a kid a glow stick and you’re giving them hours of fun. Give a kid some glow game ideas, and you can fill their whole summer with nights of laughter and activity. Kids of all ages love glow sticks and playing glow in the dark games. There is something about the bright gleaming colors in […]
It doesn’t take a brain surgeon to figure out how to throw a super fun Star Wars party for kids. If you are a doctor of cranium procedures, no offense. But anyone is capable of getting a party right when the theme is something that the kiddos already love. Make no mistake, there are parents […]
Health professionals recommend that kids and teens get sixty minutes of exercise each day, but few of them do – especially young girls. In fact, by the age of seven, girls are already starting to become less physically active than boys. This disparity widens as they grow from childhood into adolescence with the biggest drop […]
Fun dress up games for kids and teens can enhance any TV show or film that gets those younglings fired up. We know this from our testers who mix in Star Wars role-playing with our Glow Battle game that has glow in the dark swords that remind kids of lightsabers. Playing out fantasies in the real […]
Whether you are a Sunday school leader or a parent looking to grow your child’s faith, these Bible games for kids will help reinforce the lessons in a fun and exciting way. It’s often a challenge to get kids engaged in Bible studies and expose them to faith-filled principles while holding their interest. These games […]