Fun Weekend Ideas Include Fort Building and Family

Posted September 28, 2017 by Fort Magic

At the start of the weekend, parents can look forward to having some much-needed R&R, especially after a long and busy week. There’s just one problem: when you’re home, the kids are too. Without school to occupy them for the majority of the day, your kids will likely have a lot of free time on …

Modern Stained Glass Fort Ideas Using Colored Cellophane

Posted September 26, 2017 by Fort Magic

One thing we know about kids — they love playing with colors. Whether it’s coloring with a new shade of crayons or going crazy with brightly colored paint, kids love exploring different colors. A rainbow of hues is combined with new options. Children are always trying to incorporate color into their everyday lives. You may …

Fun Tea Party Fort Ideas Also Teach Kids About Social Skills

Posted September 21, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted September 15, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted September 11, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted September 7, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 29, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 26, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 23, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 19, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 13, 2017 by Fort Magic

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

Posted August 6, 2017 by Fort Magic

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. …

Family and Friends Love Movie Night Sleeping Forts

Posted July 31, 2017 by Fort Magic

With age-old appeal across the generations, forts never cease to amaze kids and adults alike. After all, you must admit that even you, as an adult, get a bit excited about the idea of snuggling into a fort for the evening. Whether hosting family or friends, a fort makes for added adventure no matter your …

Making Fantastic Family Memories With Fort Building

Posted July 30, 2017 by Fort Magic

The weekend. Everyone is home together. You probably take the chance to sleep in. There might be errands to do, chores to finish and maybe a bit of homework for the kids. But overall, the weekend is usually a time to spend together. As all parents know, kids grow up far too fast, and it …

Fun and Educational: Summer Celebration With Lemonade Stand Forts

Posted July 27, 2017 by Fort Magic

The summer is a great time for having fun outside and perfect for kids to relax from the responsibilities that come with being in school. That doesn’t mean a clever parent cannot find a way to mix a little fun in which some teachable moments. Even better, your kids may not even realize that they’re …