Family fun


Spring is upon us, but with the weather at this time of year notoriously unpredictable – it can be a tricky finding fun things to do.

Don't be downcast, though – you can still have a great time indoors. Not convinced? Unflappable Mumsnetters share their inspirational ideas for family fun that the weather can't spoil.

10 tips for family fun in the kitchen

baking child

When the weather outside is frightful, make the most of being stuck indoors by rustling up some treats with the kids. Mumsnetters have some great simple tips to get everyone involved. 

Your top 10 tips for weatherproof activities

Boy in mud

The weather can make this time of the year a bit hit and miss when it comes to planning activities. Avoid that cooped-up feeling with these top suggestions for fun, inside and out, whatever the weather.

10 ways to save on family fun

Money jar

Family outings can be a strain when you're on a tight budget – but a fun day out doesn't need to break the bank. Here are some handy tips that could save you packets.

5 delicious Spring bakes

spring baking recipes

Take full advantage of the Spring bounty with these super seasonal recipes from the Mumsnet archives.

Talk: great days out?

half term activities

Out and about: Looking for ideas on where to take the kids? Or been somewhere great you want to rave about? Our Days Out board is the place to go

Mumsnet Local: what's on near you?

Holiday clubs

Looking for fun places or activities to go with your family? Head to your Mumsnet Local page to get an action-packed list of ideas.