American Self-Storage Blog

Indoor Activities for Rainy Boredom

By Sample HubSpot User on Apr 17, 2019 12:55:00 PM

It’s that time of year again – spring showers bringing spring flowers. With the increase of rain over the next few weeks, you may find that your family is forced to spend more time indoors. Children (and even parents) can get pretty anxious when cooped up inside, so it’s a good idea to have some plans in place and activities to enjoy while waiting out the rain storms. We’ve gathered a list of fun games and crafts you can do as a family to pass the time. Best of all, these can be played and created with basic household items!

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Household Chores for Children

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 6, 2019 10:45:00 AM

 

With technology and devices entering our lives at a rapid rate, it can be hard to get our children to engage in everyday household chores. There are many benefits to instilling the routine of average chores and it has been proven to make kids more responsible and prouder to act as contributors to the family.

Whether you commit to offering a small allowance for the completion of chores or limit their involvement in fun activities until the chores are complete, you can start to equip your children with independent qualities at a young age. Keep reading for simple chores children can help the household with.

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Get the Kids' Rooms Under Control

By Mark Livingston on Feb 13, 2019 10:15:00 AM

Kids have TONS of stuff! There's toy, after toy, after toy that they just HAD to have, but hardly play with. That all starts to really pile up!

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DIY Chalkboard Wall

By Mark Livingston on Jan 18, 2019 2:45:00 PM

Do you remember writing on chalkboards in school before whiteboards became the standard? We remember how fun it was! You can make one in your kids' play room and we'll tell you how!

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