Fun fitness for kids

5 Tips to Making Fitness fun for Kids

Hey Cuties,
I did The Color Run earlier this year and had a lot of fun. So much so I signed up to do it again; only this time I invited the family. The kids were really looking forward to it. We’ve participated in a lot of charity run/walks but nothing like this.

Fun fitness for kids
Getting close to the starting line.
Fun fitness for kids
She is not a morning person.
Fun fitness for kids
I’m mean why not right?
Fun fitness for kids
Bubbles changed her mood immediately.
Fun fitness for kids
Babe, our daughter, our son and our niece; headed to the first color station.
Fun fitness for kids
Even though she was on her Dad’s back most of the time apparently she worked up a thirst.
Fun fitness for kids
Coming into the home stretch we had to take advantage of the scene.
We are done and it was time to party. The kids were anxious to jump in the mix and get more color.
Without question it was a party.
Fun fitness for kids
She never gets tired of her Daddy tossing her in the air.
Fun fitness for kids
The Shout station helped blow off some of the color. hahahaha This was hilarious to watch.

5 Tips to Making Fitness fun for Kids

1. Do outside of the box activities
2. Do it as a family
3. Sign up for the fun runs, they are all the rage and they support amazing charities. Double win!
4. Don’t be a drill Sargent
5. Wear fun outfits

Fun fitness for kids
 Our next fun fitness activity for the kids is a trip to Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Ripley’s is now located at the Baltimore Inner Harbor. They have over 15,000 square feet of the odd and weird world of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! where truth is stranger than fiction. You can see a real shrunken head, Hogwarts Castle made of matchsticks and much much more! Along with incredible artifacts and artwork from all around the world and over 100 “interactive” take a ride on our 4D Moving Theater and get lost in our Marvelous Mirror Maze. You can also take home your very own wax hand that you create. Ripley’s has been proudly freaking out families for over 90 years. Why just say it, See it!
Now will have them running around and having a good time.
Would you do something like this? Chat with me in the comments below or FBIG, and Twitter.

Article written by:

Mimi Robinson is the Lifestyle Media Correspondent and editor behind MimiCuteLips®. She is a wife and mother of two. You can find Mimi working media at your favorite events, traveling and trying out new adventures, or working on a dope DIY project.

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  1. Natasha Bernard

    So cute. Don’t be a drill Sargent….gotta share this tip with the hubs. You have a beautiful family. xo

  2. Ayana Pitterson

    Love this! I need to definitely get involved in one these with the entire family. Great pics.

    Thrifting Diva

    • Mimicutelips

      Thanks Ayana, I didn’t realize the kids would enjoy themselves so much. We do the Race for the Cure every year but apparently they like getting dirty. lol

  3. Glamista Home

    I like that you are organizing activities as a family. All the beautiful memories you are creating while living a healthy lifestyle. Enjoy Ripley’s on your next trip!

    • Mimicutelips

      Thanks Glamista I’m always trying to expose my children to something new. It gives me a chance to live a childhood I didn’t have. lol

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  5. Marsha

    That looks like a very fun family activity and I love the outfits! I do try to get my kids out and doing different things too!

  6. Eva

    That looks like a lot of fun for everybody! I especially like the photo where your daughter is tossed in the air…

  7. LeShelle, host of MRTV

    The color run has grown so much popularity over the years! I’m glad to see its been such a success.

  8. Danika

    So cute! I don’t have children, but I find myself involoved in family activities with my mom and adult siblings. Lol.

  9. Joyce Brewer

    Considering how our 6-year-old likes to run everywhere, I really need to sign him up for a fun run in Atlanta this year. Thanks for the reminder.

  10. Kayvona

    Omg I want to do a color run sooooooooooo bad!! Lol My 3 year old would probably love it too. I need to find out when my city will be having one!

  11. LaShawn

    This looks like so much fun! I really want to do a color run this year with Pookah. I know he would love it.

  12. Stacie

    Love the socks – girl, you better work your brand! You all look like you had a really fun time.

  13. Tiffany H.

    I love the personalized socks! I did the color run last time and had a lot of fun. I think we will sign up for a different type of race in March involving inflatables. I love family time.

  14. LaShon Renee

    It sounds like a fun day out with the kids. These are the kinds of memories they’ll cherish for a long time.

  15. Sheena

    What an exciting event to experience with family and a great way to keep ’em movin’! But, how cute are your Mimi Cute Lips socks?

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