Sunshine Jar

Sunshine Jar (Positive Family Craft)

Sunshine Jar (Positive Family Craft) Recently on our podcast, we challenged you to make a family tradition that matters. We personally decided to make a new one. Most family traditions are yearly, but this one is a new nightly ritual that we love. This up-cycled craft is a twist on the popular “warm fuzzies jar.”…

Improve your family traditions

Make Your Family Traditions Matter (Plus Ideas For Creating New Ones)

Make Your Family Traditions Matter (Plus Ideas for Creating New Ones) In this week’s podcast, we discussed “Why do family traditions matter?” Family Traditions are great for bonding and instilling values, but do you know why you started them? Do they feel like your own? Here are some ideas for making your family traditions more…

Service Opportunities for Families

Family Service Opportunities (The Ultimate List of Volunteer Opportunities for the Whole Family)

Family Service Opportunities (The Ultimate List of Volunteer Opportunities for the Whole Family) We recently posted 25 ideas for doing service with your family (even your toddlers). With your help, we have now put together a specific list of organizations that allow families to volunteer together. If you think we’ve missed one, feel free to…

DIY Toddler Craft

Toddler DIY: Home Playset Craft (Easy Family Friendly Craft Idea)

Home Playset Craft Toddler DIY This Toddler DIY was perfect for so many reasons: a toddler can do it, it’s portable for travel, it encourages imagination and it was really easy. So grab your little ones, a few (cheap) supplies and have a fun family craft night! (Note: Small parts are a choking hazard to…

Family Time Capsule Printable

How To Make A Family Time Capsule (Free Printable)

How to Make a Family Time Capsule Free Printable This week on The Intentional Family Moment, we discuss the importance of family history. Family history work can come in many forms such as learning ancestor stories, finding records, interviewing grandparents and one that is sometimes overlooked: leaving your own family history for future generations. An…

Being a Mindful Example (Tips For Mindful Parenting)

Being A Mindful Example Tips Mindful Parenting This week on the intentional family moment podcast,¬†we discussed the question “How can we help our children be present in a world that pulls them in every direction?” In our discussion, we came to the conclusion that one of the best ways to help your child be present…

Service

25 Service Ideas for the Whole Family (Yes, even toddlers!)

25 Service Ideas for the Whole Family (Yes, even toddlers!)   One of the most meaningful activities to do to strengthen your family is to volunteer together. This may seem like an overwhelming task, especially with young children (or reluctant teenagers), but there are several simple ways to get your whole family out and serving….

Family Night Ideas (40+ Activities To Do With Your Family)

Family Night Ideas (40+ Activities To Do with Your Family) Every Monday evening, we set aside time to spend with family to learn together and do wholesome recreational activities. Family adventures can be as big as a vacation or as small (but meaningful) as some quality conversation at home. Here is a list of 40+…

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