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Fun Tea Party Fort Ideas Also Teach Kids About Social Skills

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Tea parties are a timeless childhood play tradition. Just thinking about tea parties can bring up images of fancy dresses, extravagant hats, and monocles. Everyone is holding their teacups with pinkies in the air and delicious snacks and at a decorated table. All of these things belong in your child’s tea party fort! Having a…

Create Sheer Curtain Fort Covers With Magical Lights

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Despite all of the parenting-oriented technology that’s available today — from iPads to video games to smartphones — it may sometimes seem like it can take a Herculean effort to keep the kids busy and engaged for more than a short period. But entertaining your children doesn’t have to focus on fancy toys or high-tech…

Adventurous Ocean Games for Kids in a Seafaring Fort

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Much like space, the ocean is an exciting mystery to explore. Kids of all ages consider the wonders of the deep sea. From divers to pirates, many adventurers were lured by the magic of the ocean. Even if you live many miles from the beach, your kids can create an ocean fort in the living…

Fun Ideas for an Obstacle Course in Your Backyard

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If your kids enjoy parkour or ninjas, you’ve spent many an evening watching the American Ninja Warriors running through the giant obstacle course to try to get to the very end and do their personal best. It’s very exciting, and often, inspiring because of the different histories of the ninjas. Watching obstacle courses is also…

Outdoor Fort Fun and Building STEAM Learning Skills

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Kids get pretty bored when people try to teach them something in a way that doesn’t inspire their passions and energy. Combining learning with fun make a lesson more exciting. Kids might even find mundane subjects fascinating when you add in some fun. Combine the excitement of building an outdoor fort with STEAM for a…

How to Make Fun Summer Memories With an Outdoor Fort

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It’s the end of summer: the sun is beating down, the days are long, and you’ll do everything you can to make the kids happy. Turn off the television and electronics because summer is the perfect time for outdoor fun. Exploring and adventures are a must! An outdoor fort inspires kids to create summer games.…

10 Fort Building Tips to Make Learning Fun for Kids

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Hooray, learning! Said no kid ever. But, consider this: Think about the last time you wanted to know something, really know something. Perhaps you scoured the Internet. Or, maybe you talked with a multitude of friends and family. Your search may have led you to experiment with ideas at home. Or, get the kids involved…

Teaching Manners to Elementary Students with Fun Tea Party Forts

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Every parent wants their children to have good manners. Learning to say please and thank you is only the beginning. Etiquette and all that it involves will serve children well as they get older and enter the adult world. One fun and entertaining way of teaching manners to elementary students is throwing a tea party! Tea…

Bright DIY Light Table Fort Ideas Make Learning Fun

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One of the biggest challenges and adventures of having children is constantly trying to find ways to make learning more fun. From learning their letters and numbers all the way through high school, persuading your children that learning can be enjoyable is an ongoing struggle. Thankfully, there are many tools available to help you. One…

Adventure Fort Design Ideas Which Inspire Creativity and Improvisation

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Adventure is the foundation where the creativity of childhood is built. Free from the limits of the world, even the basics such as gravity, the dreams of children soar to unexpected heights. Add a Fort Magic kit, and your child promises to amaze you through expression. Providing the basic materials allows inspiration to come alive.…