START 7 DAY FREE TRIAL

Activities

Arts and crafts

Cooking

Two great ideas to do with the kids at home this winter when it is cold outside

Written By: happycamper

Winter camp means fun in the kitchen!

The winter is upon us and for many it means it is too cold outside to play. Here are some great ways to create that summer camp feeling on a cold winter day.

Make snow dough with just three ingredients!

Ingredients:

Snow Dough
Make some snow dough!

2 cups cornstarch

1/3 cup vegetable oil

6 tablespoons glitter (preferably fine glitter)

Directions:

  1. Mix the cornstarch and vegetable oil.
  2. Mix in the glitter.
  3. Add more oil or cornstarch as needed.

Make a snowman ice cream sundae!

Snowman Ice Cream
A great idea for winter camp from happycamperlive.com

Ingredients:

Vanilla ice cream

Licorice

Chocolate Chips

Oreo Cookie

Rolo Candy

Red Hot Candy

 

Directions:

  1. Scoop ice cream into two round balls and stack them on top of each other in a dish
  2. Tie licorice between two
  3. Separate Oreo cookie and lay one side flat on top
  4. Top with a Rolo
  5. Use chocolate chips for the eyes and mouth
  6. Add red hot for nose

Have fun at winter camp all year long at www. happycamperlive.com!

Tagged:- activities for kids, camps for kids, fun activities for kids, Happy Camper, happy camper live, summer camp activities, winter camp

RELATED ARTICLES

Activities

Tips To Tell Spooky Campfire Stories

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of gathering around a campfire, the flickering flames casting eerie shadows, and sharing spooky stories that send shivers down your spine. Whether you’re a seasoned storyteller or a novice looking to make your mark, these tips will help you craft and deliver bone-chilling tales that will haunt your audience […]

Outdoor adventure

Nature Exploration: Discovering Wildlife At Camp

Summer camp offers a unique opportunity to immerse oneself in the wonders of the natural world. One of the most exciting aspects of camp life is the chance to explore and discover wildlife. From the chirping of birds at dawn to the rustle of leaves as a deer passes by, nature is alive and waiting […]

Read More...

Activities

Camp traditions

Campers

Best Group Games For Summer Campers

One of the best parts of summer camp is making new friends, and it’s easiest to do that by diving into group activities. Group games can bring campers together as they work toward a common goal, utilizing teamwork, creativity, and communication. Here are some group games that are great for summer campers.   Capture The […]

Read More...

Activities

Arts and crafts

Creative Projects To Try At Summer Camp

Summer camp is a magical place where kids can escape the routine of everyday life and dive into a world of fun, adventure, and creativity. While outdoor activities and sports are staple camp experiences, incorporating creative projects can enrich the summer camp experience, leaving campers with lasting memories and newfound skills. Here are some imaginative […]

Read More...

Activities

Ten Fun Games to Play with Pool Noodles at Summer Camp

Summer camp is all about fun, creativity, and endless adventures. One of the most versatile and exciting tools you can use at camp is the humble pool noodle. Lightweight, colorful, and incredibly versatile, pool noodles can transform into an array of fun games that kids will love. Here are ten fantastic pool noodle games inspired […]

Read More...

HAPPY CAMPERS

Super Easy Banana Bread

Read More...

A Student’s Guide to Thriving in an International School Environment

Read More...

6 Fun Games For Kids Who Love Basketball

Read More...

Gather Around

Read More...

categories

Activities (202)

Arts and crafts (57)

Camp stories (11)

Camp traditions (21)

Campers (90)

Cooking (34)

Education (5)

Family activities (76)

Featured camps (12)

Gift Guides (11)

Music (9)

Outdoor adventure (30)

Parents (61)

Podcast (25)

School (15)

Science (9)

Sports (32)

STEM (5)

Water sports (1)