Tag: Things to Do

Card games kids love just as much as screens

6 card games kids love just as much as screens

Getting my tween and teens off screens and into other things is a well-known preoccupation of mine. I don’t hate screens, I just don’t love the amount of time my kids want…

Creative writing ideas for kids - prompts to take older kids writing in a new direction

30 cool creative writing ideas for kids and teens

Most kids and teens love listening to stories and as they get older the urge to tell their own stories grows too. For some kids (often those we call ‘born writers’) this…

80s movies to watch with your kids - ultimate list of over 75 80s movies that will take you back in time.

75+ 80s movies you need to watch with your kids

Like many people in their 40s I love returning to the era of my teenage years, enjoying 80s movies, music and TV shows.  I grew up in NYC and live in Australia,…

10 genuinely fun outdoor activities for older kids

My kids spend a lot of time outside, even now that they are older. Sending them out for a play is something I’ve done since they were small and we just never…

Mumlyfe shares useful stories to help you raise nice kids and feel good about yourself too.