Do you love to get creative? Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your kids? We’ve got you sorted. Creativity day is just around the corner and we have all you need to have a magical and innovative afternoon playtime with your kids.
Spending time with your children doing fun and stimulating activities can really help shape their creativity and development. In addition to giving you a couple of hours of endless fun that can take your mind off of any hectic or stressful life issues.
At My Home Closet, we are always looking for brands that support family time and encourage growth. We source the best products that teach valuable life skills with an entertaining bonus. We understand that your time with the kids may be limited to homework or chores around the house.
So, we encourage you all, moms and dads, to take some time on the weekend to do something different with your kids. Let both your creativity and imagination run wild. Here are some of our recommendations for a creativity-driven weekend:
Handstand Kitchen Baking Time
Start a cake icing contest to see who in your household has the best artistic skills! Use the below simple cake recipe and get creative with the icing. Choose among Handstand’s wide selection of fun molds for the cake and get baking.
Simple Cake Recipe:
- Mix 3 cups of flour with baking powder and salt in a bowl
- Beat 2 sticks of butter and sugar in another bowl until it’s light and fluffy
- Add 4 eggs, one at a time, with the butter and sugar, and beat them together. Then add vanilla.
- Add the flour mixture and milk to the other bowl, until smooth.
- Pour the batter into your mold and bake for 30-35 minutes, keep it for 10 minutes to cool before adding the icing.
Crayola Drawing Contest
Figure out who the Van Gogh is in your house, through a fun drawing activity with some Crayola colorful pens. Make it even more exciting by just giving prompts before starting the drawing. For example, your prompt could be ‘Draw what a bottle would look like if it wore a suit’.
Choose between Crayola’s variety of products that are bound to make your art stand out.
Storybook Play and Learn
Mix education with fun and let your kids enjoy an evening that will stimulate their brains and help them creatively grasp information. Storybook offers a collection of toys designed to enhance your kids’ cognitive performance through easy-to-understand techniques.
Your kids can enjoy a fun evening while learning about shapes, numbers, and letters. Scroll through and pick the ones that pique your interest.
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