Activities, Games & Crafts Top Stories

Let the fun begin! Share these activities, games, and crafts with your grandkids on rainy days, sunny days, and any other occasion.

Play Anaconda - Rules to the Classic Card Game

By Zachary Collinger | Activities, Games & Crafts

Also known as Pass the Trash. This poker game has three rounds of discards, but the catch is your unwanted cards end up in the hands of your opponents. The best five-card hand wins.

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Learn to Play Spit - Rules to the Classic Card Games

By Stewart Coerver | Activities, Games & Crafts

Also known as Speed or Slam. Forget taking turns! Two players use quick thinking and fast fingers to try and win this game. Players shout, "Spit!" and off they go.

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Gin Rummy - Rules to the Classic Card Game

By Stewart Coerver | Activities, Games & Crafts

Sometimes just called Gin, this quicker, simpler version of Rummy is a family favorite. Everyone keeps their cards in their hands until someone discards facedown, declaring "Gin!"

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Crazy Eights | Classic Card Game

By Stewart Coerver | Activities, Games & Crafts

If you don't have a deck of Uno cards, this game is a great alternative. Play a card that matches the number or suit of the previously played card. Eights are wild.

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Hush Little Baby Lyrics

By Author Unknown | Activities, Games & Crafts

Lullaby lyrics for your sleepiest grandbaby.

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Go Fish | Classic Card Games

By Stewart Coerver | Activities, Games & Crafts

A simple and enduring card game, Go Fish is fun for all ages. It only requires a standard deck of cards to set up.

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Favorite Pastimes, Revisited: 10 Retro Activities to Share With Kids

By Donna Freedman | Activities, Games & Crafts

Back in the day, you whiled away the hours playing these imaginative outdoor games. Now, pass your favorite pastimes on to the grandkids.

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4 Wine Glass Crafts

By Kristen Sturt | Activities, Games & Crafts

These easy and beautiful wine glass crafts can be done in an hour. (Wine not included. :)

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Glitter Wine Glasses Craft

By Kristen Sturt | Activities, Games & Crafts

These DIY glitter wine glasses will wow the socks off anyone lucky enough to receive them.

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Wine Glass Lampshade Craft

By Kristen Sturt | Activities, Games & Crafts

Use our handy wine glass lampshade template to create cute and coordinated table decor for any party.

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