Foil packet campfire cooking, movie night games, FREE Father’s Day book and printables and a list of ideas for Family Time with Dad. This week we’re featuring great ideas for having fun with Dad. We’ve also got delicious Mexican Recipes, fantastic ideas to help you get organized, and some great ideas for super summer fun! You’ll find loads of great ideas for fun activities for Father’s Day this week. Every week we feature the best link-ups on the web with free printables, games, activities, money-saving and organizing ideas, recipes and more. If you are looking for the best tips, links, resources, freebies and more – you’ve come to the right place! Welcome to the Family Fun Friday community.
Family Fun Friday is all about connecting as a family. We feature great ideas for family fun, and things to help moms get things done so they have more time to spend doing what they love to do – be with family! If you like Family Fun Friday, help this blog party grow by giving it a +1 on Google+. Thanks so much!
Family Fun Friday
I love my co-hosts Stephanie, Carly and Danita! Your links get four times the exposure as they will show up on four blogs at the same time. Woo-Hoo! Each co-host is featuring her top picks from the party so you get an increased chance in being featured as well. Each featured post will be pinned by the hostesses so be sure to link up your best!
Meet our Family Fun Friday hostesses:
|Monica created Family Fun Friday and blogs at HappyandBlessedHome.com where she shares free preschool tools and printables, encouraging words for moms, and ideas for having fun together as a family. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter /Google + / Bloglovin’. Monica will feature Family Fun Posts.|
|Stephanie Kay is a busy homeschooling mom of 5. She blogs at Everyday Family Living where she shares practical ideas for home organization, family activities, books and education, and health & fitness. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Stephanie will feature Money Saving and Organizing Tips.|
|Carly is an adoptive mama and piano teacher who blogs at Africa to America. She writes about globalism, compassion and motherhood. Follow: Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter. Carly will be featuring posts on kid learning and crafting.|
|Danita enjoys blogging about cooking and shares yummy recipes on her blog OTasteandSee. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter /Google +. Danita will feature Delicious Recipes.|
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FREE Fathers Day Book and Letter W
This week I finished my FREE Father’s Day Book and our Learn to Read Preschool Alphabet Letter W printables. Click the links or images to go to the posts where you can learn more about these fun free printable freebies. They are for subscribers. I hope you’ll follow me online for some wonderful preschool and family fun!
Thanks to all my blogging friends for linking up last week at Family Fun Friday. I have a special YouTube Video for you at Thank You All My Blogging Friends! So many great ideas, crafts and things to do! If you link up, you permit me to use your pictures/ideas as part of future posts and/or social media. Now on to some fabulous posts for moms.
Father’s Day is just around the corner and I love how last week’s bloggers posted some wonderful ways to have fun with dad for Father’s Day. My husband is a big outdoorsman so these fabulous ideas for beach fun, campfire cooking, and movie night are perfect! I also had to throw in my free Father’s Day Book (it really is great ya’ll) and some fun free printables and of course, a complete list of fun stuff. I hope these ideas inspire you. Have fun celebrating Father’s Day with the dads in your life!
- I miss the beach and I love this post by Views from the Step Stool – 6 Family Beach Activities Beyond Sand Castles. With fun, doable activities you can do with seashells and sand. Perfect for a day at the beach with Dad.
- Barb over at A Life in Balance shared a fantastic idea for family fun – CampfireCooking for Kids – Foil Packet Meals. By using foil pouches you can creat some yummy eats on the campfire. The details are in a guest post Barb’s on O Boy Organic – totally worth the click through.
- My husband absolutely loves reading books with one of our children in his lap. Its great bonding time and I think families will love my FREE Book about Dads for Fathers Day. It’s 25 pages of rhyming fun featuring Dads talents from A to Z. It’s from HappyandBlessedHome.com.
- Movie Night Games from Cheryl at Moms and Munchkins includes Movie Snack Charades and Popular Cartoon Charades – my husband loves movie nights so these fun game starters will be loads of fun for our family.
- If you enjoy printables, you’ll love this FREE Fathers Day Fun Pack – By Stephanie over at Marriage Motherhood and Missions – A lighthearted and fun way to create Father’s Day Keepsakes
- Stella 123 shared a wonderful list of ideas to help families Give the gift of Family Time on Father’s Day. She shares some wonderful ideas for family time – thanks for sharing Stella!
Danita doesn’t know it but Mexican is my husband’s favorite. So this timely round-up is perfect for Father’s Day in many ways. Check out these delicious Mexican Recipes. Danita blogs at O Taste and See. You can find Danita on Facebook at O Taste and See Blog on Facebook. Stop by and say Hello when you can.
Money Saving Tips and Organizing
Stephanie Kay is a busy homeschooling mom of 5. She blogs at Everyday Family Living where she shares practical ideas for home organization, family activities, books and education, and health & fitness. This week Stephanie has rounded up some tips for an organized home and tips on kids and money. When you have a minute, stop by Everyday Family Living on Facebook and give her a little FB love!
Kid Learning and Crafts
This round-up is from last week, but I think the ideas are great! Carly’s got a round-up of family-friendly summer ideas. These summer days will be gone before you know it – I can’t wait to read “Making the Most of your Summer.” How about a summer reading program for those hot afternoons or a musical on Friday night? If you want creativity and fun Family Fun Friday is the place to be! Special thanks to Carly from Africa to America for rounding up these ideas for Summer Fun. If ya’ll have a minute stop by Carly’s Facebook Page and show her a little bloggy love.
Thanks again for all your wonderful ideas! I hope these Family Friendly and Fun ideas inspire you.
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