Holly Homer

Holly Homer is a freelance writer who specializes in hands-on and outdoor activities for kids. She has also authored two books on the subject.


  • Over 10 years of experience writing and covering kids' topics
  • Owner of Kids Activities, a website that offers fun things to do with kids and resources for parents


Holly Homer is a former writer for The Spruce who contributed articles and recipes for nearly a year. She publishes Kids Activities in partnership with Family Maven and with its success has been invited to speak at conferences across the country such as Project Mom, Women Get Social, and Mom 2.0.

Her inventive activities for kids have been also featured on websites including BuzzFeed and Parenting.com.  


Holly has a Master's degree in physical therapy from Loma Linda University.


"101 Kids Activities that are the Bestest, Funnest Ever!" (Page Street Publishing, 2014)

"The 101 Coolest Simple Science Experiments: Awesome Things To Do With Your Parents, Babysitters and Other Adults" (Page Street Publishing, 2016)

"101 Kids Activities that are the Ooey, Gooey-est Ever!"

Expertise: Kids' crafts
Education: Loma Linda University
Location: Dallas, Texas

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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