Sunday, September 30, 2012

31 {More} Ideas for an Active October

Last year we shared 31 Ideas for an Active October that we collected from many of our favorite blogs. This year we are excited to share 31 {MORE} ideas with you as we kick off the new month!!

This list is filled with many of our favorite October themes- spiders, pumpkins, witches, etc. and each activity requires you to do more than just sit in a chair or on the floor... you have to move in some way!

Do you love being active? 

What are some other fun activities that you do during the month of October to get out, get festive, and get moving?

Check out this fabulous list of 31 ways to have fun moving, learning, and playing in October! Which ones are on your must try list?

Knocking Down 5 Little Pumpkins via Reading Confetti (pictured above)
Rolling Pumpkin Painting via Putti's World
Pumpkin Golf via Growing a Jeweled Rose
Mix and Match Pumpkin Patch Game via Spoonful

Grab the Ghost Halloween Game via Family Fun (pictured above)
Ghost Busters Balloon Game via Themed Party Ideas
Ghost Bottle Bowling via No Time for Flashcards

Feed the Monster (pictured above)
Messy Monster Ball Fight via Growing a Jeweled Rose
Monster Dice Learning Game via Momma's Fun World
Monster Brains Sensory Scavenger Hunt via Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas
Slimey Eyes via Hands On As We Grow

Pin the Heart on the Skeleton via Supermom Moments (pictured above)
Skeleton Scavenger Hunt via Spoonful
Mr. Bones Relay Race via Spoonful

Witch Golf (pictured above)
Witch Pitch via Chica and Jo
Black Cat Treasure Hunt via Spoonful

Toddler Spider Web Course via Dirt and Boogers (pictured above)
Spider Ring Fishing via The Pleasantest Thing
Spider Web Walking Halloween Activity via No Time for Flashcards
Spider Swamp via Parents

Pine Cone Toss (pictured above)
Pine Cone Golf via Rainy Day Mum

Fall Leaf Alphabet Movement Activity (pictured above)
Chestnut Streamer Throwing via Red Ted Art
Fall Acorn Math Sticky Wall

Pumpkin Candy Toss (pictured above)
Bowling with Candy via The Golden Gleam
Candy Corn Sensory Tub via I Can Teach My Child
Hershey Kiss Halloween Math Games via Kids Activities Blog

If you want even MORE Fall fun ideas, I highly recommend that you check out this beautiful e-book recently released by The Artful Parent.

The Artful Year: Autumn Crafts and Recipes E-book features 78 pages of autumn leaf crafts, Halloween decorations and crafts, delicious apple and pumpkin recipes, and ideas for celebrating Thanksgiving! I am excited to be an affiliate and share this e-book with you! If you click on the image below, you can see a few sneak peaks at some of the pages in the book. The Apple Cheddar Hand Pies look delicious!

To purchase the book you can click on the image above or in my right top sidebar. It is selling for $9.99which is a steal considering all of the great ideas you will be getting! Click here to grab your own copy right away!

Also, did you happen to catch my October BabbaBox Sneak Peek post? There is a special discount code that only can be used until October 1st... so HURRY and order your October box so you can discover what the surprise inside is!

Have a great last day of September!!


  1. Great post! Thanks for including some of our ideas. I will be sharing this and am pining it now :)

  2. Such great ideas! I can't wait for next year when my little boy will Be bIg enough to do them! :-)

  3. seems like innovative idea.. thanks for sharing this..!
    cool math 4 kids


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