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Resources: Winter Outdoor Fun

Looking for some outdoor activities to beat your cabin fever this winter? We’ve compiled ideas for the kids, the adults and everyone in between.

Looking for some outdoor activities to beat your cabin fever this winter? Can’t keep those kids indoors another minute?

Dress up warm and get outside with our resources for some Winter Outdoor Fun! We’ve compiled ideas for the kids, the adults and everyone in between.

Winter Outdoor Activities - For Kiddies

Check out this list of fifty fun activities for children who want to “brave the cold” during the winter months.

Inspire those young minds… whether it’s an obstacle course, a maze or looking for animal tracks. Here are 10 fun winter activities you can try with your little ones.

Hide a chest full of loot in the snow, then watch young castaways track it down clue by clue.

You don't need a wallet full of cash to enjoy the cold, snowy days. Here are a few frugal boredom busters to have as your 911 plan for the winter blahs.

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Winter Outdoor Activities for the Whole Family

Ready to make a "Headless Snowman?" This is a game that will have the entire family rolling in the snow with laughter...

Do you have a dog that's part of the family fun? Get him involved (and loving his relaxing ride) in this "Sled Pulling Competition."

From feeding the birds to snow ball bowling... there are some great ideas on this site that you can enjoy with your kids.

Bundle up and follow your kids to the nearest drift for a snow pile of fun. Here are seven winter games to get your family started.

“How-To” Ideas for Winter Outdoor Fun:

A few strategically placed ice candles can turn your backyard into a winter's evening wonderland. Ice candles are easy to make, and best of all, cost next to nothing.

How to entertain yourself with fluffy snow and a trampoline... now doesn't that sound fun?

Making snow cones is very satisfying yet simple. Within minutes, you can have your own delicious "snow cone!"

Would you like to make a snow cat, penguin, dinosaur print or lamp? Check out this Snow Sculpture 'How-to' page with step-by-step instructions.


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Creative Cabin Fever Cures

My go-to activity is baking. But there is only so many cookies and muffins that a family can eat. So we search for something to keep the kiddos occupied, engaged and off the couch. Here are a few great ideas for curing cabin fever...

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Resources: St. Patrick's Day

March 17th is around the corner… and we have your St. Patrick’s Day fun covered! We’ve gathered buckets ‘o resources to help you chase leprechauns, sing Irish songs and make Green Velvet Cupcakes. Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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Three Things: Games that Inspire and Entertain your Kids

On those rainy days when we can’t play outside, we love getting out the Play-doh or dress-up clothes… the ideas are endless! We asked the TodaysMama staff to share “Three Things” that inspire and entertain their kids. Happy Playing!

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Cabin Fever Ideas

How do you beat cabin fever? Share your favorite tips.

MamaVoices: The Best Gift Ever

With the fast approaching Valentine’s Day, the idea of gift giving is on everyone’s mind. Take this day to show someone how special they are to you. Need an idea? For our latest MamaVoices article, we’ve asked some of our favorite bloggers to write about the best gift they’ve ever received from someone they love.

Resources: Black History Month

Since February is “Black History Month,” we’d like to help you teach your family about the people and events from Black History. Check out our fun, interactive and motivating resources. From the past to the present… there is much to learn.

Posts of Note: Get Crafty!

Are you crafty? Then you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled some of our favorite blog posts to rekindle your craftiness. Enjoy our “Posts of Note“ for February… and Get Crafty!

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Posts of Note: Summertime

Summertime and the livin’ is easy… or at least it should be! We’ve gathered some of our favorite “Posts of Note” that remind us of summertime livin’. Barbecues... ice cream... lazy days... warm nights... Happy Summer!