Posts in Fun at Home

Rush Hour Jr. Family Game Night Review

March 11th, 2014

In full disclosure, we received the Rush Hour Jr. game at no charge, to review from Thinkfun as part of our Family Game Night Series. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about family games we think your family may enjoy.   Are you tired of excessive screen time, but…

How to Make Dr. Seuss Photo Props That Will Create Big Smiles

February 27th, 2014

It all started while I was reading a book, the kids were too quiet so I stopped to go take a look. I reached the top of the stairs and began look around. There were crayons and papers strewn on the ground. Thing 1 and Thing 2 along with a mischievous black cat, had created silly photo props…

recipe to make blue goo

How to Make Blue Goo!

February 27th, 2014

  “We’ll find something new to do now. Here is lots of new blue goo now. New goo. Blue goo. Gooey. Gooey. Blue goo. New goo. Gluey. Gluey.”   While I am sure this is not a “something new” for many of you, re-reading Fox in Socks did remind my son of one of his…

Thing 1 and Thing 2, Dr. Seuss

How To Create Your Own Dr. Seuss T-shirt

February 27th, 2014

Inspired by Read Across America week, we created Thing 1 and Thing 2 shirts to wear to school. Here we tell you how to create your own Dr. Seuss T-shirt.

How to Make a Wocket in My Pocket Craft

February 27th, 2014

      What’s in your pocket? Is it a locket, a socket, or could it even be a Wocket? One of our favorite Dr. Seuss stories is There’s A Wocket in My Pocket. In true Seuss form the story combines real words with made up words in fun rhymes. We love to look through…

boy wearing cat in the hat hat craft

How to Make Your Own Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Hat

February 27th, 2014

  “Cat, hat. In French chat, chapeau. In Spanish it’s el gato in a sombrero.”   Whenever I think of The Cat in the Hat this song from the animated movie always jumps in my head. Crazy, I know. And of course, whenever I think of The Cat in the Hat I always picture his…

Elefun and Friends Mouse Trap

February 25th, 2014

  In full disclosure, we received the Mouse Trap board game at no charge, to review from Hasbro as part of our Family Game Night Series. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about toys we think your family may enjoy.   Does Your Family Have a Game…

Help us Interview Laurie Berkner!

February 11th, 2014

    If you’ve been following Jersey Family Fun for awhile, you’ll know we are big time fans of Laurie Berkner and the Laurie Berkner Band. Back in October, we told you about Laurie’s Kickstarter campaign to fund her much anticipated, first-ever lullaby album. Well, Guess What? 846 Backers stepped up to the plate to successfully…