Brace yourselves – it’s nearly time to head back to school.
If you’re looking for some fun ways to get your kids excited about going back to school, think about throwing a Back to School Party!
We’re sharing a few of our favorites here…
Fun Back to School Party Ideas
This adorable party from Hostess with the Mostess includes free printables to download!
This is one epic party from Kara’s Party Ideas. Wait until you see the school supply cake!
Thinking about inviting your child’s classmates to your back to school party? Don’t miss these chalkboard invitations from Inspired by Familia (made out of popsicle sticks!)
Listen – I don’t care where you live – if you throw a back to school S’mores party (like this one from Home Stories A to Z), you have to invite me. PLEASE!
This party from Pizzazzerie is sure to get you, and your kids, in the school spirit!
And don’t forget the parents with this fun back to school bus stop brunch from My Life and Kids.
How will you be celebrating back to school this year?
It may be summer, but that doesn’t mean the learning has to end! If you’re looking to keep your kids’ math skills fresh all summer long, look no further than these five math games to play with kids.
Psttt.. you don’t even have to tell them that they’re learning while they’re playing!
Five Math Games to Play with Kids
Duct Tape Cars Math | School Time Snippets
How to Teach Numbers with Legos | Teachers of Good Things
Number Recognition and Ordering with Paper Tubes | Learn with Play at Home
Learning Numbers | Dabbling Mama
Kindergarten Number Game | What Do We Do All Day
Looking for more ways to make learning fun?
Be sure to follow our Fun Ways to Learn board on Pinterest!
In celebration of Great Grape Boogie Wipes being sold at Walmart, we’re teaming up with some of our favorite bloggers to offer the Great Grape Summer Giveaway!
One winner will be drawn each week for the next eight weeks and will receive a $50 Walmart gift card and a Boogie Wipes prize pack.
How to Enter
From following some of our favorite bloggers on social media to instagramming a picture of your Great Grape purchase at Walmart, there are dozens of ways to enter – and a few ways to enter every single day.
Check back throughout the next eight weeks to enter again and see if you won!
Want to have more fun this summer?
Giveaway is live Tuesday, July 8, 2014 until midnight on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. US and Canada residents only. One winner will be chosen each week and will be notified via email.
Looking for fun things to do with the kids this summer? No child can resist playing with sidewalk chalk – especially when they get to make it themselves.
We’ve found 8 of our favorite Sidewalk Chalk Recipes to share with you. And be sure to bring your Boogie Wipes to clean those chalky hands when you’re finished! (Click here for a coupon).
8 Sidewalk Chalk Recipes for Kids
DIY Popsicle Chalk | Mom Favorites
Crushed Chalk Paint | Learn Play Imagine
DIY Chalk Rake | Laughing Kids Learn
Sidewalk Glitter Paint | Imagination Tree
Erupting Ice Chalk | Learn Play Imagine
Chalky Paint | Laughing Kids Learn
Ice Chalk | Reading Confetti
Homemade Chalk Powder | Laughing Kids Learn
Looking for more fun things to do this summer?
Whether you’re heading to a patriotic party or celebrating at home – you won’t want to miss these patriotic 4th of July desserts. Yum!
10 Patriotic 4th of July Desserts
4th of July Fruit Pizza | The Taylor House
4th of July Sugar Cookie Bars | Kids Activities Blog
Patriotic Hand Pies | At the Picket Fence
Rice Krispy Pops | Lemon Peony
Watermelon Pop Stars | Spoonful
Chocolate Dipped Banana Split – i heart naptime
Berry Kabobs | Family Circle
Strawberry, Blueberry mini Cheesecake Trifle | Glorious Treats
Fruit Sparklers | the NY Melrose Family
Red, White & Blue Berries & Cheese Tray | The Better Mom