Regardless of age, going on a trip to India will surely be a feast for the senses. However, you might have received some raised eyebrows when you told friends you want to bring your kids along! It is not at all impossible and the experience might even enrich your children’s personality if the vacation is done right. India can be a challenging place to visit and traveling with the little ones requires extra effort on your end. Planning ahead is imperative as it is your duty to keep your kids entertained and absorbed for both your sake and theirs!
If you are going camping with your family, you need to realize it is easier said than done. Considering the fact there will be different people with different tastes, you must make sure every person has an extraordinary time. Agreed, it is no easy task, but if you focus on group activities specifically, your family as a whole will have a great time. However, if you are not sure about the activities you should incorporate in your next trip, then here are a couple for your consideration.
Some children seem to have an innate and reasonable sense of caution and even fear that keeps them away from truly dangerous situations. For example, many children would not dream of climbing to the highest location possible in a tree or scaling the house to stand on the roof. Other children, however, are true daredevils. They thrive on adrenaline and love to push the limits. If one of your children falls into this latter category, there are a few dilemmas that you will inevitably face over the years.
Finding hobbies or extracurricular activities that your children will be passionate and enthusiastic about is more challenging for some parents than for others. Many children are perfectly happy playing on a neighborhood sports team or learning how to play a musical instrument. Others, however, live for big thrills and thrive on rushes of adrenaline. For these children, common activities can seem dull. If your child has tried other more common activities and hobbies without much luck, these are some other less common activities that may be better suited for thrill-seekers. Continue reading “3 Awesome Hobbies for Your Thrill-Seeking Child”
Summer is finally here, and it is getting close to the annual family get together. As is to be expected, there will be standing room only once all the aunts, uncles and cousins make it over. Things will be crowded, but you do look forward to the time you will get to spend with family you do not get to see too often. This year, you hope to pull things off with as little stress as possible, so here are a few tips to help you keep the stress levels down.
When the weather turns warm, water games and activities are a great way to keep kids entertained. Put a new twist on water play, and your kids will be even more engaged. This summer, give some of these unique water activities a try.
Make a Pool Noodle Waterfall
If you’re tired of the sprinkler, make a waterfall instead. Use a nail to poke holes along the length of a pool noodle. Stuff an old plastic bag in one end of the noodle, and seal it shut with duct tape. Insert a garden hose in the opposite end, and water will flow out of the holes you made. Have an adult hold the waterfall up for kids to run under, or prop it up for hands-free play.
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Summer is here and you are probably planning to spend more time with your family. This time should be fun as long as you plan activities that will excite everyone. The following are four summer activities that are interesting, fun, and should entice everyone in your family.
Be a Volunteer
Everyone in your family has time to volunteer. There are a number of great organizations your family can help, from churches to local events. Perhaps one of the most summer-esque opportunities is volunteering at a local nature center. These centers normally need a lot of help, and this gives your family the chance to learn how nature changes during the summer.
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After you get married and before you have kids is a great time to have some fun as a married couple. This is an outstanding time to get to know each other better. Here are four ideas that you may want to consider:
Stay in a Couples-Only Hotel
Several resorts offer accommodations for couples only. You can find them located in a variety of locations including the United States, Dominican Republic, Canary Islands and Maya. Many offer special couples-only activities including whirlpools with ocean views, spas with treatments for two and group sex games. Some even offer clothing-optional beaches. Most have bars with many staying open late along with intimate dining options. The level of freedom varies greatly at these resorts.
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So, it is time to head out on vacation. You have double-checked to ensure you have packed everything and made sure the GPS has your route planned out. However, have you forgotten to come up with some activities and games to keep the kids busy? Here are some great ideas the whole family will enjoy.
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Winter vacations are around the corner and keeping your kids from getting all bored is a one challenging tasks for all parents out there. But fret not! There are some healthy activities that will not only keep you from pulling your hair out but will also improve the family bond along with health and wellness.
So, try out these 7 healthy activities with your kids and thank me later!
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