How 7 Awesome Moms Made Dress-Up an Everyday Activity
Jun26

How 7 Awesome Moms Made Dress-Up an Everyday Activity

Not only are dress-up and costumes great for busting that summer boredom, but imaginative play and make-believe have a host of healthy benefits for kids, too. Pretend play plays a huge role in children’s cognitive development and social skills, among other things. Plus, if your kids are running around the yard as they embrace their newfound roles as animals, superheroes, fairy princesses, pirates, or whatever it is that they want to...

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Easy Minecraft Costume Ideas
Jun25

Easy Minecraft Costume Ideas

Ever since it came out, Minecraft has been one of the most popular video games in the world. Even in its unfinished alpha and beta versions, millions of people were playing it and streaming it on sites like Twitch and YouTube. It’s a huge hit with kids, too, and if the world of Minecraft has entered your household, you’re probably well aware that life-size LEGO bricks and monsters are an addicting combination. There’s no better...

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Minions Costume Ideas for Making Mischief
Jun18

Minions Costume Ideas for Making Mischief

The Minions are back! First debuting in 2010’s Despicable Me, the yellow Minion creatures themselves have been around since the dawn of time. Whether it’s Genghis Khan, Dracula, or even a Tyrannosaurus Rex, they’ve always pledged their allegiance to the latest and greatest villains of the era (even though things never seem to turn out very well for their masters). We like to keep up with all of the new Minions costumes, too. Stuart,...

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Enchant Your Child with Fairy Dress-Up
Jun16

Enchant Your Child with Fairy Dress-Up

Even if there’s no such thing as pixie dust, your daughter will find that all sorts of magic are possible when she dresses up with fairy costumes. Once your dress-up day starts, she’ll be swirling and twirling in her sparkly fairy costume all afternoon long. Here just a few dress-up themes and fairy costume ideas to get you and your child started on your own fantastic fairy adventure. Fairy Costumes and Dress-Up Ideas Fairy costumes...

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Sailing the Seven Seas with Kids’ Pirate Costumes
Jun11

Sailing the Seven Seas with Kids’ Pirate Costumes

Ahoy, mateys! Whether your kids are fans of Jack and Angelica from Pirates of the Caribbean or Jake and Izzy from Jake and the Neverland Pirates, pirate dress-up is always tons of fun. They’re great for trick or treating, and they’re great for birthday parties and playtime, too. Here’s a treasure trove of pirate costumes and costume ideas that we’ve dug up, along with a few pirate dress-up activities and games to boot. Pirate Costumes...

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Patriotic Costumes – Dress-Up Fun for the Whole Family
Jun04

Patriotic Costumes – Dress-Up Fun for the Whole Family

Patriotic costumes are just as perfect for 4th of July cookouts as they are for Halloween, and they’re always good at creating fun family photo-ops. They’re also great for school- and church-sponsored plays and pageants, in case you’re looking to clothe an entire colonial classroom for President’s Day. Here are a few of our historical heroes, along with a few ways that you and your children can dress up just like them.  ...

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Cure Frozen Fever with Princess Dress-Up!
Jun02

Cure Frozen Fever with Princess Dress-Up!

Whether it’s winter or summer, Disney’s Frozen is always in season. Elsa and Anna, the stars of the 2013 feature film as well the animated short, Frozen Fever, are already two of the most popular Disney Princesses of all time. Plus, with Frozen 2 officially on the way, the Frozen craze is only going to grow. If your daughter loves Anna and Elsa too, then dressing up with Frozen costumes is the best way to let her really transform into...

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