Kids and Castles - The Magic of Creating Fairytale Forts

Posted July 16, 2018 by Fort Magic

Fairy tales awaken our imaginations. They take us to a different time in faraway lands. Kids enjoy the wonder of these timeless stories. And parents like sharing them! Building fairy tale forts is a way for kids to pretend they are princesses, princes, and knights from their favorite books. Leave the daily routine behind to …

Engineer A Playhouse Fort and Inspire Future Engineers

Posted July 7, 2018 by Fort Magic

When we think of childhood, one of our favorite memories is building. From forts to sand castles and block barricades, kids get a feeling of accomplishment from building something special. And it’s also lots of fun! Now you can share the passion for building with your children. Encourage them to engineer a playhouse fort like …

Building Confidence in Children With Playhouse Forts

Posted June 24, 2018 by Fort Magic

Building confidence in children is a priority for parents and educators. Fortunately, creating a playhouse fort is one of the easiest ways to boost a kid’s self-esteem! And fort building is more than a timelessly fun activity. It helps children gain the confidence they need to succeed. The Fundamentals of Play Playtime is work for …

Play Scarf Activities and Fun Fort Ideas For Kids

Posted June 20, 2018 by Fort Magic

Often simple items found around the house are the best toys for kids. For example, kids have been drawn to playing with colorful scarves for generations. And there are countless scarf activities and fort building ideas that celebrate the creativity of childhood. And kids are learning while they have fun! Scarf Activities for Babies and …

Teaching STEM Skills to Children and Learning With Forts

Posted June 14, 2018 by Fort Magic

STEM has become a popular buzzword in education. The acronym stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. And it’s never to early to start teaching STEM skills to children. And building forts is one of the best ways to do it! While they have fun, they will also discover the wonder of science, technology, engineering, …

DIY Playhouse Forts for the Ultimate Summer Fun

Posted June 9, 2018 by Fort Magic

Summer is right around the corner. And kids are already asking what they can do with their free time. Parents wish they had all day to entertain their favorite people. But we all realize that is unrealistic. And nobody wants the kids mesmerized by television or video games. Get them out of the house and …

Chill Out This Summer In A Creative Igloo Fort For Kids

Posted May 27, 2018 by Fort Magic

The heat is on as kids get out of school for the summer. And the summer sun promises to get hotter as we head into June and July. Find the ultimate way to chill out this summer in a creative igloo fort for kids! While the weather outside is warm, kids can have cool thoughts …

Fort Building Activities Get Kids Moving and Thinking

Posted May 22, 2018 by Fort Magic

The end of the school year and the beginning of summer are right around the corner. With the lazy and long days of summer comes the sound of kids asking what they can do all day. And parents want to provide enjoyable and educational activities to keep them busy. Discover some fantastic fort building activities …

Discover Fun and Creative Play Ideas With Forts for Kids

Posted May 15, 2018 by Fort Magic

One of the best ways to encourage kids to learn is to make it fun and let their creativity shine. And fort building offers so many ways to teach kids about math, science, art, architecture, and more. Plus, you can incorporate history lessons, reading, and more into the mix while you build forts together. Discover …

Backyard Adventure Fort - How to Have a Family Expedition at Home

Posted May 1, 2018 by Fort Magic

Spring has sprung and families across the country are heading outdoors for fun in the sun. After being indoors for months, the allure of the outdoors brings everyone outside. And one of the best ways to appreciate the great outdoors is building a backyard adventure fort! Discover how to have a family expedition without ever …

Celebrate Family and Create Lasting Memories with Forts

Posted April 30, 2018 by Fort Magic

The family is a child’s foundation for the future. When kids learn when they are little, stays with them through adulthood. And making fun memories keeps childhood alive for years to come. Discover how to create fantastic family memories with creative fort ideas that celebrate all of you! The Family That Builds Together, Stays Together Fort building …

Fun Ways to Start Building Kids Love Of Science With Forts

Posted April 25, 2018 by Fort Magic

When it comes to art projects and reading stories, kids are eager to learn. But the mere mention of math and science can make kids groan. Fortunately, savvy parents and teachers can change that! Discover some fun ways to start building kids love of science with forts. From architecture to lab experiments, fort building gets kids …

Discover the Amazing Benefits of Creative Fort Building Ideas For Kids

Posted April 20, 2018 by Fort Magic

Kids are born creative, aren’t they? While the desire to learn and play is definitely part of being a child, the world has changed. Parents work long hours and often feel stressed. Kids have a demanding day at school then shuttle off to a variety of after-school activities. As everyone tiredly hits their pillows at …

Creating Kids Sleepover Forts for the Ultimate Hideaway

Posted December 31, 2017 by Fort Magic

For most kids, sleepovers are a rite of passage. They’re an opportunity to get together with their best friends. The focus is on telling stories, watching movies, eating together and enjoying each other’s company. And your kids are probably always begging you to let them sleep over at a friend’s house, or allow their friends …

Tulle, Netting and Cheese Cloth Fort Decorating Ideas For Kids

Posted December 23, 2017 by Fort Magic

Building a fort with your kids is one of the most creative things you can do together — not only because of the way that you can design the fort and then work with them to make it a reality but also because of all the ways that they can then use it for learning …