One of my favorite aspects about the holidays is the fact that more family time seems to pop up. It’s not like family time is moot the rest of the year but, the holidays just seem to make it easier. ThinkFun Games is one of our go-to ideas for the family nights we enjoy so much during the holidays.
Life is full of moments that can take your breath away if you give them a chance to shine. People are often too busy to enjoy moments of quiet beauty, but these four hobbies should help create fun memories for your family. Consider the ones you feel most comfortable with.
This summer my family will be at the water park at least once a week. We love to play in the wave pool and sit around on our towels chatting as we dry off. I sometimes sit on the chair for an hour or more while the kids play in the pool. Now I can easily find my chairs in a snap because they are covered with my custom personalized beach towels that really stand out.
If you want to have a blast without breaking the bank, you seriously need to hit up Hollywood Wax Museum in Branson, MO. I have always lived within an hour and a half of Branson my entire life. I’ve been so many times, I’ve lost count. I always remembering gawking at the large ape on the building when I was little. However, my family and I just never got around to going to the Hollywood Wax Museum.
Are you thinking about throwing a garden party this summer? If so, you’ll probably be giving careful thought to all the aspects of the party from settings to food/drink menus to mood music.
One of the first things to look at is the size of your garden and the number of guests that it could realistically hold. You might initially feel like throwing the invites wide open, only to later realize that space is a bit tight, so take the time to determine who you’d most like to attend and work from there until you’ve reached a reasonable maximum. Once you’ve finalized the guest list, you can begin sending out invites to get a clear picture of expected attendance.
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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.
There’s nothing more fun than spending an evening with family playing games. It’s even more fun when you have a family-friendly place like America’s Incredible Pizza Company to spend that time at! There’s not many places anymore that offer activities for all ages and include food into the mix. It’s nice to be able to go to one place and get it all.
What goes great with games and parties? Pizza of course! Incredible Pizza Company delivers a high energy and a quality experience for the entire family. After enjoying their freshly homemade buffet; enter their world-famous Fair Grounds and play over 100 arcade and carnival-style games.
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Don’t you just hate it when the rain starts to pour down outside? While it can create a rather lovely sound on the window pane, it leaves you and the kids trapped indoors. This can become miserable all too quickly and the days drag. This can be a nightmare, particularly through the summer when the kids have an endless supply of days off school. So, how can you vanquish those rainy day blues for good? Well, there are some great activities to consider in and out of the house.
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.