Magical Bedtime Fort Ideas Your Kids Love

Posted August 12, 2020 by Fort Magic

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For many with young children, bedtime can be a chaotic, stressful, and drawn out event making everyone in the family dread it. If you find yourself in this situation, it may be time to switch things up. Instead of a negative experience every night, why not make it a magical one with a Fort Magic …

Creative Playtime Builds Confidence In Kids

Posted August 5, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Growing up in our world today, children are faced with mounting pressure to succeed in academics, sports, and other extracurricular activities. One of the best ways for them to handle this pressure, and an attribute that will serve them well into adulthood, is confidence. Fortunately, one of the best ways to foster confidence in your …

Create Your Own Garden Fort With Fort Magic

Posted July 29, 2020 by Fort Magic

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This summer has certainly been a strange one. Places are closed, events are canceled, and many vacations have been postponed. However, in place of these things, a lot of people are turning to their homes and specifically their gardens to find relaxation and enjoyment Gardening is not just for the adults, it’s an excellent way …

Summer Sleepovers To Remember

Posted July 22, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Growing up, summer nights were for staying up late, eating sweet treats, and having friends over for exciting sleepovers that many of us remember to this day. As adults, we want to create those same lasting memories for our children and that starts with having activities that are both simple and fun. Fortunately, with Fort …

DIY Outdoor Summer Art Forts With Fort Magic

Posted July 15, 2020 by Fort Magic

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As children, most of us found ourselves outside from sun-up to sun-down during the summer months. Not only was this a great opportunity for exercise, but it allowed us to be creative and to use our imagination to come up with ideas of things to do. Looking back, it’s easy to see the benefit of …

How to Make Fabric Forts with Your Fort Magic Kit

Posted June 22, 2020 by Fort Magic

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One of the most popular features of our Fort Magic building kits is the fabric clips. These make it so you can use everyday items found in your house to make your fort. Follow these simple steps put together by our Fort Magic team to help you get started on your fabric forts. Types of …

Exploring STEM With Fort Magic

Posted March 20, 2020 by Fort Magic

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If you’re wanting to set your kids up for a successful future and encourage healthy, complex brain development then you’ve probably heard of STEM. It’s becoming a vital part of our children’s classrooms because of the overwhelming research that tells us how vital it is to develop. You can use a Fort Magic building kit …

How To Build A Stained Glass Fort

Posted March 13, 2020 by Fort Magic

Building a stained glass fort encourages creativity and ignites a love for art. It also appeals to most of the senses and can help build important STEAM skills. Here are some of our ideas from the Fort Magic team to build your own stained glass fort. How to Build A Stained Glass Fort With sunny …

Inspire Kids Creativity & Design With Playhouse Forts

Posted by Fort Magic

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Creating forts with Fort Magic can inspire a love of the STEM fields in kids. Giving your kids a fort building kit is an easy way to get them in the creative mindset and get them designing and building. Here are some of the ways you can foster creativity in your kids with playhouse forts. …

Celebrating Confidence & Self-Expression With Forts

Posted March 6, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Fort building has been a fun part of childhood for centuries. It’s interesting to see how science is now confirming that fort building is actually an essential part of healthy development. Fort Magic wants to help your children blossom into successful, healthy adults by building their confidence through creative expression. Benefits of Encouraging Self-Expression in …

Busy Little Builders Practice Business With Fort Magic

Posted February 28, 2020 by Fort Magic

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You can encourage your child’s creativity while building their entrepreneur skills all with one Fort Magic building kit. Spend the day having fun while teaching your kids important business skills at your nail salon fort. Here are some ideas to get you started helping out your budding entrepreneur. Turn Your Fort Into A Nail Salon …

Indoor Fort Building Ideas For Kids

Posted February 20, 2020 by Fort Magic

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If you’re getting tired of being cooped up in the house with bored, rambunctious kids then Fort Magic is here to help! Our fort building kits provide your kids with an endless amount of adventure and imaginary play. Here are some of our favorite indoor fort building ideas to keep your kids entertained this winter. …

Creative Problem Solving Ideas For Kids

Posted February 14, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Creative problem solving is an idea that was started in the 1950s and continues to rise as one of the most important skills to have for a successful future. The team here at Fort Magic has put together some ideas so you can teach your kids creative problem-solving skills. You can easily set your kids …

Inspiring Happiness And Creativity In Children

Posted February 7, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Using the creative part of your brain releases the “happy” hormones in your body. Providing an environment for your kids that fosters their creativity will ensure you have happy kids. Here are some of our ideas so you can inspire creativity in your children with just one Fort Magic building kit. 1. Build A Painting …

Build Your Own Valentine's Day Fort

Posted February 5, 2020 by Fort Magic

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Fort building is a fun way to enjoy some time with your kids and have fun with your kids. Fort Magic has put together some ideas for you to make this Valentine’s Day a memorable one. You can show your kids how loved they are while encouraging their creativity. Make Your Fort Valentine’s Themed You …