How many times have you heard “Mom play with me” or “Mom I am bored, let’s do something” and you’ve left all your duties just to play with your child? We think that it is absolutely important for you to play with your kid and spend most of your time with him/her,…
Try These Activities with Your Family!
Family time is important. Yet due to recent inventions like smartphones, TVs, and Angry Birds we all find ourselves slowly slipping away from our family. However, there is no bond like family as they are our moral support when life decides to kick us in the shin. As winter is kicking in it is important to spend more time with your loved ones, they just might warm you in the cold weather. Here are some great activities you can try out with your family this winter.
If you are particularly lucky to live in an area where it snows then you can have a build a snowman contest with your neighbors. The family has to make the snowman together. Irrespective of whoever wins, it’s a great way to spend time with your kids and teach them a thing or two about teamwork. Share your childhood stories around a campfire. This also a fun activity because it requires everybody’s participation and you end up discovering more about each other.
You can also try ice skating. It is a fun activity and you will end up learning how to skate or even if you know how to, you can certainly become your kid’s favorite adult by teaching them ice skating. After you have stayed outside for more than half your day nothing feels better than a cup of hot chocolate. Get creative with hot chocolate and have your kids add their own toppings like whipped cream, marshmallows, peppermint, you name it.
All in all, remember to have fun with your family. Make them feel loved and they will never leave your side.