Activities and Recipes

Make this season a winter of wonder as you bake, craft and spend lots of quality time together. 

Goddard Family Recipes

We received some great fall recipes from Goddard families across the country. Here is a sampling of some of the amazing submissions. We hope you find a new favorite to try!

Indoor Activities

Create an indoor campsite you can enjoy as a family with a fake fire and real marshmallows!

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Magic Snowflakes

Whether you live somewhere that gets lots of snow or no snow, you can enjoy the beauty of it from the comfort of your home! Your child will feel like an artist and magician as make these magic snowflakes.


  • Paper
  • White crayon
  • Watercolor paint
  • Paintbrush 
  • Water


  1. Help your child draw snowflakes and other shapes using the white crayon on paper. 
  2. Once they’ve finished, tell them to pick their favorite watercolors and paint all over the paper. 
  3. Watch in amazement as the snowflakes magically appear!

Hot Cocoa Bombs

Make hot chocolate even more magical with these cocoa bombs.

Thinking Outside the Box Challenge

Join our Thinking Outside the Box challenge! Let the cardboard be your canvas as you and your little one turn it into something extraordinary. It could be a scene from your favorite children’s book, a race car or a castle. Share a picture of your creation with us for a chance to be featured on our social channels!

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