Getting Together & Giving Back During The Holidays

Giving back during the holidays is a beautiful family tradition and a fantastic way to spread holiday cheer.  The holidays are a magical time where we get to create memories with the family,  gather around the dinner table to enjoy delicious holiday meals, give thanks to all we have, and bask in all the joy of…

Impactful Fall Routines for Families

Fall is arguably the coziest season of the year, so why not implement some cozy fall routines to improve the well-being of your family? According to Northwestern Medicine, having a routine can significantly improve overall health. A routine can improve sleeping habits, mental sharpness, performance, emotional well-being, and energy levels. Routines also help to reduce…

Fall Festivities and Halloween Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Celebrate fall with our printable activity toolkit! Are you all about Pumpkin Spice Lattes, comfy plaids, and crisp fall leaves? Do you have little ones to celebrate the changing weather and share in fun activities? Our current holiday toolkit has fresh ideas for fall festivities, including recipes, Halloween tricks and treats, and new traditions to…

Outdoor Family Movie Night

Transform your backyard into a drive-in theater this weekend for an exciting outdoor family movie night! Get the family together, set up an outdoor movie screen, and get ready for a night of fun. From setup to snacks to movies perfect for a cozy cinematic backyard experience, Dream Dinners has you covered. We’re providing all…

10 Tips for Fall Apple Picking Adventures

Are you looking for a fun, family-friendly activity to get you and the kiddos outside this fall? Look no further than your nearest orchard for apple picking! This outing can be enjoyed by family members of all ages, gives you an excuse to break out the flannel plaids or cardigans you’ve been eying since the…

Transitioning the Family Back to In-Person Learning

After a year of attending school on Zoom, many parents feel relieved as the kids head back into the classroom this fall. Back-to-school can still be a stressful time for everyone involved! Grab your little learners and take a few deep breaths. You’ve got this! Let us help you ease back into back-to-school learning with…

School Lunch Ideas for Kids

Sandwich, chips, juice box, repeat… the kids are getting tired of eating it, and you are getting tired of packing it. Back to school season comes with a good amount of stress, and packing lunch for the kids is just one of them. Dream Dinners wants to help make the school year as easy as…

50+ Lunchbox Notes for Kids – Free Dream Dinners Printable

Lunchbox notes are an adorable way to put a smile on your kids’ faces during the school day. The back-to-school season can be stressful for everyone, but inspiring and heartfelt lunchbox notes can add positivity to school time’s stress. Check out Dream Dinner’s 50+ Lunchbox notes to boost your lunchtime love letters! Don’t have time…

How to De-Stress for National Relaxation Day

Happy National Relaxation Day! August 15th is a day dedicated to slowing down and taking it easy. This day comes at a great time as we all prepare for the back-to-school season. Getting back into a school year routine, prepping for the fall, and handling all other life responsibilities can get to be a little…

Traveling with Dream Dinners: Camping Edition

Do you and your family have a camping trip planned this summer? You shouldn’t have to sacrifice delicious family meals while you camp, and with Dream Dinners, you won’t have to! Our menu is filled with camp-friendly meals perfect for bringing along with you on your getaway this summer. Ask your local Dream Dinners about…

Tips for Harvesting Your Garden this Summer

It’s hard to find a vegetable that tastes quite as good as the one you grow on your own! Growing vegetables in your garden is a fun summer activity that the entire family can enjoy. Not only do you have a full view of the growing process, but you can eat the veggies together by…

The Ultimate Family Hiking Checklist for Summer 2021

Are you and the family planning on getting outside and spending time in nature this summer? With the kids out of school and on summer vacation, you might be looking for fun ways to spend the entire day with the family. Hiking is the perfect opportunity! Every excellent family hike must be well-planned, and that’s…