Posts in Fun at Home

The NEW Build-A-Bear Workshop® Cherry Hill is Now Open

August 23rd, 2013

We received two $25 gift cards so that each of my children could make their own stuffed animal from Build-A-Bear Workshop® at the Cherry Hill Mall. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about toys and experiences we think your family may enjoy.   Last Friday,…

Host your own Stanley Cup with Kaskey Kids Hockey Guys!

June 4th, 2013

We received this toy, at no charge, to review from Kaskey Kids. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about toys we think their family may enjoy. Our family is deeply rooted in hockey and the New York Rangers. When we had the opportunity to work…

Star Wars

Create Your Own Star Wars Clone Trooper Mask

May 2nd, 2013

Star Wars Clone Troopers Will Soon Be Invading Homes Across New Jersey   My 11 year old is convinced that every home in New Jersey has at least one Star Wars fan in it, and I think he may be right. With that in mind he thought it would be fun to create our own…

Star Wars Yoda Ears mask

How to Make Yoda Ears

May 2nd, 2013

To make your own Yoda ears how?  Yes, hmmm   Star Wars Fans across the county are celebrating Star Wars Day, this May 4th, including our little fans here at Jersey Family Fun. What better way to celebrate than by walking around wearing Yoda ears all day! Supplies to make Yoda Ears Green Paper Crayons…

Shelby’s Snack Shack: So Fun Your Kids Won’t Know They’re Learning

April 23rd, 2013

We have just started to get excited about games in our house and I think Shelby’s Snack Shack is a perfect first game for your collection. The game is simple to understand, even for my 3 year old, yet all the aspects common in board games are there including losing a turn and having some…

Thank A Soldier

A Million Thanks To Our Soldiers Make A Difference to Our Troops

April 8th, 2013

Living near a military base and having friends and family that are in the military, we are always looking for ideas on how to say Thank You to our troops. We recently learned about AMillionThanks.Org and some of their ways to say thank you. There was one in particular that stood out to my kids about writing letters…

10 Ways to be More Green for Earth Day

April 7th, 2013

When Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin created Earth Day in 1970, he never knew it would explode into the world-wide phenomena it is now. There are amazing Earth Day activities across the world, but what if you want to do something…small in your own home?   Earth Day is about recognizing that even small changes…

How to Create a Dry Erase Wall using 3M Command Strips

February 14th, 2013

We are returning to our stories about making over our playroom into a superhero playroom. One goal I had for the room was to help my kids have places to be creative that would be easy to maintain. I wanted to create a Dry Erase Board for them, one larger than what you could buy in…

Fun Facts About Snow

February 13th, 2013

Do you know why some snow is pink? Do you know the speed of snow? Learn the answers to these questions and other fun facts about snow.