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September 09, 2017
Kacey Templin

6 Recipes for Back to School Breakfasts

Creativity

It’s not officially fall just yet, but in the minds of millions of children, summer is definitely over. The back-to-school fever is in full swing, which means the return of those hectic mornings. It’s easy to forget breakfast while you run down the morning routine checklist, but it’s so crucial for kids to get the right nutrition in the morning. In a previous blog post, we discussed how children routinely perform better in school if they’ve had their morning meal. This Fall, ThinkFun wants to make sure that children start the day off right with a few simple recipes that are both nutritious and delicious! 

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July 22, 2017
April Johnson

6 Recipes to Keep You Cool This Summer

Creativity

Now that summer is in full swing and temperatures are reaching an all-time high, we here at ThinkFun thought we would share some of our favorite quick to make, no guilt, summer snacks to keep you cool and hydrated all summer long. These recipes are easy enough for every age group!

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June 17, 2017
Rachael Rufino

6 Fantastical Ways to Repurpose Toilet Paper Tubes

Creativity, Kids And Creativity

Happy National Week of Making everyone!  From June 16th-22nd, individuals throughout the U.S. are encouraged to celebrate innovation, ingenuity and creativity through the power of making!  Our favorite craft projects require an item that you already have at home, so don’t throw those tubes away.  To embrace the spirit of the week, we’re sharing some of our favorite ways to repurpose toilet paper tubes, straight from our crafty Pinterest board.

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June 03, 2017
Rachael Rufino

6 Summer Snacks for Every Chef Level

Creativity, Learning at Home

As the weather warms up, it’s time to start thinking about what snacks to stock up on for all your outdoor activities and travels!  Most of these easy do-it-yourself snacks contain inexpensive ingredients that are sitting in the pantry at home.  Straight from our Pinterest foodie board, these snacks are also easy to adjust for picky eaters and those with food allergens.  Whether you’re a cooking novice, kitchen master, or will be having little ones help you, these recipes are sure to please.  So chefs, to your stations!

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May 02, 2017
Kacey Templin

6 Cooperative Games for Family Game Night

Creativity, Learning Through Play

Cooperative games are games where you work as a team to beat the game itself. This means there are no winners and losers, which is great for kids who are not competitive, or maybe a little too competitive. Get ready for tons of teamwork as we check out 6 of the top cooperative board games for families!

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April 24, 2017
Kacey Templin

6 Simple Outdoor Games for Great Weather

Learning Through Play, Creativity

It’s springtime! Temperatures are lowering to comfortable levels and people are emerging from their cold weather hibernation. Now is the perfect time to spend some quality family time outside. Today, we’re looking at 6 outdoor games that are both highly entertaining and easy to assemble!

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April 17, 2017
Kacey Templin

9 Lesser-Known Games for Family Game Night

Creativity, Learning Through Play, STEM Education / Play

It's family game night again, but you've already played Life and Monopoly more times than you can count. You want to switch it up, but you're not sure which games your family will enjoy. Well never fear, ThinkFun has you covered! These lesser-known choices are both educational and are sure to be a hit the next time around. 

 

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