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…

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…

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…

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…

Pi Day? More Like Pi YAY!

Did you know that someone who loves learning, especially mathematics, is called a philomath? Regardless of whether you love or loathe math, March 14th represents an annual opportunity for food lovers to come together and celebrate Pi Day with pie-shaped foods. After all, who doesn’t love pie? You can celebrate with traditional dessert pies, pizza…

Holding On to the Good Parts of a Rough Year

The beginning of the year is always a time to let go of the last year and welcome in opportunity and hope for the future, and that approach was heightened to the nth degree at the start of 2021! We were all so ready to say an enthusiastic “BYE!” to 2020. But now that we’re…

Thanksgiving Traditions

It’s never too late to try something new. This year, Dream Dinners wants to help you start a tradition and create more memories with your family.

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Your Family

Valentine’s Day isn’t just about romantic gestures for your significant other. It’s also the perfect time to show your family how much you care. Take advantage of the holiday weekend and try one of these special ideas that are sure to make their day and may even become a new Valentine’s tradition!

Create Your Own Hot Cocoa Bar

Inject a little extra holiday fun into your day by creating a simple DIY hot chocolate bar. This is perfect for kids (or adults) at a holiday party or even just to make your kids’ days a little sweeter while they’re home from school. We set up ours in the TV room so we could enjoy…

Try these ‘Winter Game’ Contests and Join the Fun!

Beat the cold winter blues and throw a party for kids or adults. No Slope Style course or Half Pipe? No problem, use what you have and join the competitive spirit. Start by grouping couples or families into teams each representing a different country and let the competition begin!  (You can have them draw the country…

Creating Nostalgia is Easier than you Think

I like the word nostalgia and the images it evokes.  I think of my grandma’s house, her pink sinks and mint cupboards, the two pre-set tables – one for adults and one for kids, the colored plastic divided plates we always got to use, and the aroma of delicious food bubbling in the oven.  These…

Holiday Family Night Ideas

There’s no doubt that the holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year. But even with all the shopping and prep work that needs to be done, the parties and get-togethers you plan to attend, it’s important to spend some time relaxing with your family. Try making our Toasted Pecan Chicken with…