The longest day of the year is the perfect time to let the sunshine in. Start a new tradition with your family to celebrate.
How to Make a Homemade Guitar
Join the band with a super-cool custom guitar you can help your child make in just a few hours. Our illustrated instructions make it easy!
Kids love and learn from these classic toys, all of which are recommended by our exclusive panel of academics, retailers, and toy reviewers.
Follow these step-by-step instructions to transform your child into a beautiful princess!
Use this face painting tutorial to learn how to create a gorgeous butterfly mask for your child!
Jewelry Kids Can Make
Help your kiddos make their own brooches, rings, and necklaces from wood, fabric, and other household materials. No precious gems required!
Get your baby and big kid off to a happy start with this age-by-age guide to games they can enjoy together.
DIY Barnyard Set
Your kids will go hog wild for this barnyard set! It’s chock-full of projects to pick and choose from—including quirky cork animals and a shoe-box barn with a working door—that’ll keep them crafting (and playing!) for hours.
These are the moments—big and small—that your child will cherish.
Stay warm, have fun, and learn with the kids! Melinda Gates runs through some of her favorite science-focused indoor family activities for the colder winter months.
Round up your bakers for a day of sweet fun! Our kid-friendly guide has everything you need to make delicious treats for all your family and friends.
With so many events to choose from at the Summer Olympics in Rio, we've narrowed down the list to the most exciting and surprising sports the whole family can watch together.
Recycle a pretty card by turning it into a necklace or pin for someone special. Idea from FamilyFun magazine.
Watch how to make plaster relief plaques, as featured in the June/July 2012 issue of FamilyFun magazine.
Make an Axle Racer
This toy zips across the floor under rubber band power -- and its wheels are made from pint container lids, giving you a great excuse to buy ice cream! Idea from FamilyFun magazine.
Specialty museums are passionate places curated by passionate people. Never content to just show you a bunch of cool stuff, they go deep, with mind-boggling expertise and contagious enthusiasm. Even if you're just a mildly curious family zipping through town, each of these spots is worth the trip.
Try something new on your next game night. These family-tested picks are the best of the year!
How to Make a Terrarium
This easy terrarium shows kids the water cycle in action.
These indoor activities are so much fun, your child will never know you had a hidden agenda. How's that for a game changer?
From leisurely meals with quiet conversation to airborne nuggets and deafening shrieks, here's how dining out changes once you have kids.
Ideas for sparking creativity and fun in your home.