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…

9 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand this Summer

Summer is a season filled with nostalgia that can activate all our senses. Summer sounds like laughter, smells like fresh flowers, looks like a sunny day, feels like a dip in a cold pool, and tastes like lemonade. Of course, the nostalgia that summer brings around is different for everybody. Still, there is no arguing…

11 Things to Pack for a Family Beach Day

Going to the beach is a great way to get outside and spend quality time with family this summer.  With vaccinations in full swing, we know everyone is eager to get out of the house and have some fun. If you live within driving distance of a beach, a day trip to the shore is…

Summer Reading List for Families of All Ages

Not only is reading a great way to keep our brains active all summer long, but it is also an excellent opportunity for spending quality time with family! We love the idea of having a summer reading list for the entire family and using it as an opportunity to spend more time together. While some…

Mother’s Day Brunch with Dream Dinners

Mother’s Day is coming up on May 9th, and we have everything you need for a delicious brunch! Here at Dream Dinners, we believe that moms deserve the very best, especially on Mother’s Day, so we’ve curated a list of brunch ideas that are sure to wow her. The best part is that these meals…

7 Impactful Earth Day Activities for Kids

Next Thursday is Earth Day, and we couldn’t be more excited here at Dream Dinners! Not only is Earth Day a great opportunity to take a step back and appreciate the beauty of Earth, but it is also a great day to spend the day with family and educate the kids on ways everyone can…

11 Spring Break Ideas for Families of All Ages

Are your kids getting ready for spring break? The kids will be off school for the week, and while travel may still be off the table, that doesn’t mean we have to give up spring break fun! We created this list of fun and simple spring break ideas so you and your family could make…

Chef Laura’s April Fool’s Day Menu

Not many people know this, but I am a huge April Fool’s girl, much to the annoyance of my parents and my husband. Sorry in advance, Ricky, but this year is going to be filled with amazing pranks. As a chef, I love performing culinary trickery, and now Dream Dinners is making it so easy…

Printable Easter Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Celebrate spring with our printable Easter activities! Are you looking for fun ways to celebrate Easter at home? Our holiday toolkit has fresh ideas for spring festivities, including several ways to update your Easter egg hunts this year! So break out the cute spring dresses, chocolate bunnies, hard-boiled eggs, and brightly colored plastic eggs; we’re…

Spring Snacktivities with Chef Laura

Hooray for spring and the bounty of fresh veggies and fruits that come with it! In fact, we want to make the seasonal harvest the star of our “snacktivities” and get our kids in the kitchen this spring. Fruit and Veggie Art I know everyone says, “Don’t play with your food,” but at Dream Dinners,…

Geocaching: Outdoor Family Fun

If you and your family have been longing for adventure, love technology, and want to get outside for some exercise, we have you covered! Geocaching is a real-life, outdoor treasure hunting game that uses GPS-enabled devices and can be enjoyed by the entire family. How to Get Started: One of the best parts about geocaching…