Category: Family friendly activities

Learn More About The Mason County Conservation District

Close up of a group of friends hiking in the mountains
The Macon County Conservation District is a beautiful area located in Decatur, IL. The goal of this district is to preserve both the natural and cultural resources of Macon County, Illinois. There are many ways to get involved with the Macon County Conservation District today. Although the Rock Springs Nature... [read more]

Family-Friendly Halloween Movies To Watch This Year

Shot of three young children using a laptop in a blanket
The Halloween season is prime-time for movie nights, and there are plenty of family-friendly films that everyone can watch together. Pop some popcorn, turn out the lights, and enjoy these light-hearted Halloween movies. Fun for All Ages No other phantom is as family-friendly as Casper the Friendly Ghost, and in 1995’s Casper,... [read more]

Enjoy These Easy Desserts Your Kids Can Make!

Sweet Homemade Banana Pudding with Vanilla Wafers.
Most kids love desserts. Since they’ve got some extra time at home during the summer, now is a great time for them to learn to make their favorite desserts themselves. So, along with some assistance from, we’ve come up with a list of easy-to-make desserts for your kiddos.  Parfaits These easy... [read more]