Behind the scenes at FamilyFun: It’s a Jellopalooza in the FamilyFun test kitchen these days. Look for this party on a platter in our Dec/Jan issue.

Behind the scenes at FamilyFun: It’s a Jellopalooza in the FamilyFun test kitchen these days. Look for this party on a platter in our Dec/Jan issue.

From the current issue of FamilyFun: Celebrate a birthday or just enjoy some blue-sky thinking with our heavenly cake.
http://www.parents.com/fun/parties/ideas/awesome-airplane-birthday-party/

From the current issue of FamilyFun: Celebrate a birthday or just enjoy some blue-sky thinking with our heavenly cake.

http://www.parents.com/fun/parties/ideas/awesome-airplane-birthday-party/

News from FamilyFun: Looking to enter our Top Dog contest? Hurry—submit your pup’s pic before August 1!You could win cool prizes, including a year’s supply of K9 Advantix II (for use on dogs only):https://www.wf-site.com/microsite/pages/9fa8d156131c1899edb847953d47be84

News from FamilyFun: Looking to enter our Top Dog contest? Hurry—submit your pup’s pic before August 1!

You could win cool prizes, including a year’s supply of K9 Advantix II (for use on dogs only):
https://www.wf-site.com/microsite/pages/9fa8d156131c1899edb847953d47be84

Must-share: We live this motto every day here at FamilyFun!
via colour-me-creative:

New ‘Be creative’ Drawing

Must-share: We live this motto every day here at FamilyFun!

via colour-me-creative:

New ‘Be creative’ Drawing

Behind the scenes at FamilyFun:  Sweet-tater biscuits from the test kitchen. It’s our job to eat these.

Behind the scenes at FamilyFun:  Sweet-tater biscuits from the test kitchen. It’s our job to eat these.

Crafting contest!  Each month, FamilyFun challenges crafty folks everywhere to make a craft out of a chosen material, then send photos by September 4. We’ll pick a winner to win $200 and be featured in the magazine. 
This month: Make something out of buttons! 
Get more details and submit photos here.

Crafting contest!  Each month, FamilyFun challenges crafty folks everywhere to make a craft out of a chosen material, then send photos by September 4. We’ll pick a winner to win $200 and be featured in the magazine. 

This month: Make something out of buttons! 

Get more details and submit photos here.

FamilyFun this weekend: Amanda and kids test drive (literally) our Felt Roadways craft from the current issue on our Everyday Fun blog. Great easy summer boredom buster!

http://www.parents.com/blogs/everyday-fun/2014/07/17/kids/city-streets-felt-craft-familyfun-test-drive/

FamilyFun this weekend: Fruit is great, but let’s face it, sometimes ice cream is better. Find the recipe from FamilyFun on parents.com.
http://www.parents.com/recipes/familyrecipes/snacks/treat-of-the-month/

FamilyFun this weekend: Fruit is great, but let’s face it, sometimes ice cream is better. Find the recipe from FamilyFun on parents.com.

http://www.parents.com/recipes/familyrecipes/snacks/treat-of-the-month/

Kid project we love:  Slice a piece of  okra for a flower stamp.
via diycrafts

Kid project we love:  Slice a piece of  okra for a flower stamp.

via diycrafts

(Source: BuzzFeed)

Behind the scenes at FamilyFun:  It’s Christmas in July here at the offices, as we test the holiday cookies that our readers will be baking and and enjoying in just about six months. These Santa munchies were a major hit.

Behind the scenes at FamilyFun:  It’s Christmas in July here at the offices, as we test the holiday cookies that our readers will be baking and and enjoying in just about six months. These Santa munchies were a major hit.