The weekends are the best time to
bond with your kids with some family fun activities. Instead of a
movie-marathon, find new ways to enjoy quality time as a family.
Stuck on ideas? We’ve got you covered. Here are five activities to try with your little ones.
1. Get Cooking
It’s tempting to dine out on the
weekend, but why not make home-cooked dinner a family fun event?
Homemade pizza is a great option. Throw some wheat germ into the dough mix, squash and beat the dough into shape. Next, let your kids choose their favorite toppings and watch your pizzas rise.
Cooking also lets you prepare a round-table feast that’s often lost during the week. Dedicated Sunday to cooking as it’s a great way to get everyone together, catch up, and enjoy quality time.
2. Go Treasure Hunting
One of the best family activity
ideas is to set up your own treasure hunt. You can either use Geocaching for
local treasure hunts or plant goodies in the garden and draw up a map with
To make the map more effective, soak the map in coffee so it browns and rips at the edges. You can even hide the map in the house and let the kids find it when they’re clearing away toys or making their bed.
3. Head to an Escape Room
For a weekend filled with fun
family stuff, rely on an escape
room to deliver. Discover clues and
brainstorm the best way to leave as quickly as possible. It’s a great way to
flex your team-building skills and spend valuable time together.
Also, escape rooms let you create unique memories as you’ve had to think out the box to get out of a challenging task. What a great way to create a feeling of achievement for you and the family!
4. Take a Road Trip
Road trips are one of the best
family-friendly activities as you can stock up on snacks and belt out your
favorite tunes as you hit the road.
You don’t have to go far either as there are fascinating places to visit regardless of your location. For example, tour through your local region and bulk up your history.
5. Play Board Games
This is one of the easiest family
activities to partake in. If you don’t have Trivial Pursuit or Cludo laying
around then head to a thrift store for a selection.
Board games not only improves cognitive skills but lets you spend uninterrupted time with your loved ones and have an unforgettable night.
Which of these Family Fun Activities Will You Try?
There is a world of family fun
activities out there and the weekend is the perfect time to do them. Whether
it’s picking up a skill like cooking to spending the afternoon at an escape
room, there are plenty of ways to have an unforgettable time together. Happy
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