Posts in Holiday Fun

Free Letter From Santa

December 10th, 2013

    Nothing is more exciting to a child at Christmastime than to be able to browse through the holiday toy magazines that came in the mail and decide what they want for Christmas. Most of us take this opportunity to allow the children to write a letter for Santa Claus and send it to…

Thanksgiving Traditions

November 28th, 2013

What is your favorite thing about Thanksgiving?   Is it a favorite recipe you make year after year? Family gathering in the same house to share a meal? Maybe it’s dinner on your grandmother’s china? Or a fun activity that the kids do every year? Here at Jersey Family Fun we love holiday traditions and…

Turkey Handprint Crafts

Turkey Handprint Crafts

November 27th, 2013

Jersey Family Fun shares another Thanksgiving Day craft the kids can make. We’ve got two creative ways to make a Turkey Handprint Craft.

We Made a Pumpkin Pie Parfait at Shoprite’s Kids Cook Mondays

November 27th, 2013

This is not a sponsored post.   In select ShopRite stores, ShopRite has started “Kids Cook Mondays”. Some ShopRites do not advertise online and some do. The ones that I know about are in Glassboro, New Jersey and West Berlin, New Jersey. The December dates will be announced and added to our New Jersey Calendar…

Milly and the Macy’s Parade Book Review

November 16th, 2013

Milly and the Macy’s Parade By Shana Corey   About the Milly and the Macy’s Parade book Is watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade a yearly tradition?  It is for me, and when I found out there was a book about the Macy’s parade I had to have it.  I read it every year in…

The Halloween Kid Another Great Halloween Book for Kids

October 26th, 2013

Have a cowboy fan in the house?  The Halloween Kid by Rhode Montijo is a fun look at a little boy dressed as a cowboy who sets out to save Halloween. He is brave, fearless as he and his stick pony make sure no mummies, witches or wayward vampires take all the fun out of…

Halloween Books for Toddlers and Preschoolers

October 26th, 2013

As Halloween quickly approaches, it is the perfect time to have nightly story time with your kids. It is so important to instill a love of books and reading beginning at a young age. There is no better to way to get your kids attention than to use a topic they enjoy such as Halloween….

Popcorn Monster Hands Directions

October 23rd, 2013

I can’t remember the first time I saw one of those popcorn monster hands at a Halloween party.  For years I’ve been telling myself, “I’m going to make those!” So last year I finally did it.  I made my own popcorn monster hands.  And, of course, that was also the year that Hurricane Sandy decided…

Halloween Stuffed Peppers

How to Make Halloween Stuffed Peppers

September 25th, 2013

  I was perusing Pinterest looking for some new fun Halloween food ideas when I kept seeing posts for spaghetti stuffed peppers that looked like jack-o-lanterns. I wasn’t sure that my kids would eat the pepper with spaghetti oozing out of it though it sure did look fun. I decided to make simpler stuffed peppers…