Want to make the most of the time you spend with them, even when it’s just a few minutes?
Bring on the boredom-buster activities for kids!
We’ll help you find something fun to do together before they turn on the TV or electronics and tune you out.
The editors of My Kids’ Adventures have searched the web for fun things you can do with your kids in 10 minutes or less.
In this article I’ll share our 10 favorite ways to connect with kids and beat the boredom blues—fast!
Why Make Time for Quick Adventures?
Any time you spend with your kids can be quality time; you just have to find it and fill it with something fun.
Think of those little 10-minute chunks of time in between other things: while you’re driving to and from school, waiting for activities to start or end, having a snack, getting ready for dinner or bed… Often these short slots of time are filled with TV or video games, but you can fill them with fun family activities instead.
There are plenty of mini-adventures you can have with your kids in those short slices of time between other things, so make the most of those little moments. Fill them with something fun before the kids have a chance to check out and get bored.
These boredom-buster activities for kids will make it easy.
Looking for a fun fitness challenge the whole family can enjoy together?
Grab a deck of cards and amp up family game night or any time with this fun, easy and active exercise game.
In this article I’ll show you how a simple deck of cards can get your hearts racing and turn your living room into a premier fitness club by playing 52 Pickup Fitness Frenzy.
Why Play 52 Pickup?
What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “52 Pickup”? I remember losing a card game and hearing the victor scream that phrase as he launched the cards in the air and ran away, leaving me to clean them up.
We all love to play games, but who wants that kind of memory associated with playing cards or family game night?
I’ve got a version of 52 Pickup that trumps those old negative images with fun, fitness and family togetherness.
52 Pickup Fitness Frenzy is a fun competition to enjoy with your kids. Choose your favorite activities and then pick up the cards to prompt the game’s play. Everyone who picks up the cards is a winner.