Spoiler Alert: If you’re looking for cool games for boys in their tweens and teens that go beyond LEGOs for boys, the traditional Battleship or Monopoly – look no further! This is the ultimate list of awesome fun card games and the best board games for kids ten and up. These games are filled with ... Read More
There's Value In Raising Creative & Curious Kids
Creative and curious kids love fun activities that inspire and challenge them. I intentionally keep creativity in mind while raising my boys. It's one of the best gifts that I can give them. In our home, I always have ideas for projects, games, or learning "toys." I hope to inspire the boys to be creative by suggesting different activities that the find inspirational and challenging.
How to Inspire Creative & Curious Kids
After school is a great time to inspire my boys to express their creativity in many ways. Both of my boys love tinkering - so I look for games and activities that foster their love of tinkering. We enjoy family game time. So I always look for games to stretch their minds in different and unique ways.
Here, I'll share tips and ideas about how I intentionally use games, family time, activities, crafts, and art projects to raise creative and curious kids through reading, games, and anything else that helps to foster a new way for kids to think about things!
Scroll through the posts below to find a fun way to inspire some creativity in your kids today!
Spoiler Alert: I scoured the web and found some of the most awesome creative ideas and inspirations for art projects, fun crafts, games, and activities that work for all children - from kids, to tweens, to teenagers. These are truly beautiful art projects and super fun crafts for teens and tweens, ... Read More
Cool games for boys who love to tinker are the perfect rainy day, sleepover, or family activity! If you have an imaginative boy who loves to build, create, and tinker, you will love this list! Tweens and teenagers so often still love creating and building IRL (ha!), I love these activities that give ... Read More
Spoiler Alert: I love this list of fun board games for boys and girls of (almost) any age - elementary, tweens, and teens. These are the games that are proven winners for my boys and their friends. There are new and surprising games on this list that are perfect for family game night and I bet at ... Read More
I love these stories for children about gay and lesbian families for several reasons. First, as my boys grow up, I often wonder if or when they will come to me with a question that results in an uncomfortable conversation. You know - THOSE questions? The questions that you both dread and hope they ... Read More