Inside: 10 Last Minute Thanksgiving Activities for Kids that even your Uncle Bob can Supervise.
Hosting Thanksgiving without a plan for the kids attending in my back pocket was my biggest mistake ever.
“They look so innocent.” Photo by Andrew Branch
Have you seen what a ‘handful of littles’ can do when the adults are all busy preparing food, watching football or eating pie? It’s in the category of, “grab your camera and snap a picture. Once I calm down this may be funny enough to send to America’s Funniest Videos.”
I think homeowners and renter’s insurance was invented on Thanksgiving Day.
It’s not too late.
Set a timer for 20 minutes. Think about the ages of the kids you will see for the holidays and grab at least one “busy” activity for each age group (yes, playdoh counts. So does, “go outside and play” and “Gee, I wish someone could figure out how to build a turkey out of legos.”
Thanksgiving Writing Prompts
This 20 minutes could save your leather sofa, your white walls and protect your insurance premium. Be Prepared!
“Happy Thanksgiving” Photo by Elizabeth Meyers