10 Simple Sick Day Activities for Kids

10 Simple Sick Day Activities for Kids from @FunAsYouGrow

There is absolutely nothing fun about being sick! It’s even worse when are kids are not feeling well. A few sick day activities for kids will ensure their recovery is a happy one!

Little bodies need rest and nutrition to fight nasty germs (and you should consult a doctor, not me, for medical advice), but don’t forget that laughter is the best medicine! Entertaining our kids is a great way to make the most of an agonizing sick day!

Being sick can be scary for our little ones, but there are plenty of ways to distract them with a few fun sick day activities for kids.

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10 Things Around the House Kids Want to Play With

10 Things Around the House Kids Want to Play With from @FunAsYouGrow

Save your money because there are plenty of things around the house kids want to play with. You know every parent has some version of the same story. Their kid asks for an expensive gift. Someone buys the expensive gift. Kid is more interested in the twisty-ties holding it in the box.

While my husband was away on business, he sent a fun gift. While our son enjoyed the pricey toy, our daughter was amused with the packing paper. They both got the same amount of fun, but not for the same price.

You might have an entire room or two devoted to toys in your home, but that won’t prevent kids from complaining they are bored.

Our family has two children; 6 year old boy and 9 month old girl. They may not have much in ┬ácommon, but they often enjoy playing together. When I paid closer attention, I noticed they had a mutual enjoyment for stuff that wasn’t toys.

Save your money because there are plenty of things around the house kids want to play with.

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An Easy Recipe for Cloud Dough Fun

 

Easy Recipe for Cloud Dough from @FunAsYouGrowI am so excited to share this easy recipe for Cloud Dough! It uses ingredients you probably already have in your home.

Spring is already keeping us busy! Yard work, spring cleaning, and a lot of errands I put off all winter. Today I took some time for a different kind of activity.

If your family loves homemade slime or play cooking, you’re gonna love this!

Be advised it is a VERY messy activity but well worth the clean up!

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