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Creative Family Ideas in the Pacific Northwest

Creative Kids Activities

Looking for some kid-friendly projects? Make homemade playdough, tissue paper sun catchers, pine cone bird feeders, and so much more! See our detailed how-to tutorials for many creative kids activities.

Best Homemade Playdough – Making homemade playdough is a fun activity for kids to help with in the kitchen. Kids can help combine the ingredients and mix in their favorite colors of food coloring. Once the playdough is finished, kids will love making shapes and sculpting their own creations! Additionally, making homemade playdough is a great kids homeschool activity. Young kids can even practice their motor skills by playing with homemade playdough.

Fun Homeschool Activities – Try these homeschooling tips, games and activities to make learning fun for your kids! Play word family dominoes, design colorful animal sun catchers and go on a nature hunt. Do fun kids science activities! Try our ideas to teach kids about static electricity. Or make a playdough volcano and cause it to erupt with a chemical reaction of baking soda and vinegar. Finally, kids will love learning how to make borax-free homemade glitter slime in all colors of the rainbow.

Our Favorite Toys – We’ve discovered some pretty cool toys for our kids. Check out why we love playing with wooden toys and American Girl dolls. Also learn how to build a meaningful toy collection and keep your kids toys organized. Our kids are most inspired by low-tech toys that also encourage their creativity and imaginations!