9 DIY Ways to Reuse Cardboard Boxes

January 09, 2020
posted by Mindy Schanzle

The holidays are over and that means one thing…the fun is just beginning! We hope your little ones had a blast unwrapping their Radio Flyer toys to find loads of adventures and smiles packed inside. Before you go into spring cleaning mode, don’t throw away those cardboard boxes just yet! Did you know cardboard boxes make the perfect imagination starters?

12 Holiday DIY Ideas for the Whole Family

December 19, 2019
posted by Mindy Schanzle

When it comes to decorating for the holidays, there are so many options you can try! You can go the traditional route with some red and green. You can keep it classy with silver bells and gold accents. You can glam it up with glitter and bows. But the most fun decorations are the ones that your family makes together! Try getting the kids involved this holiday with these 12 fun and kid-friendly DIY decoration ideas (using things that you probably already have in the house!).


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7 Wagon-Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

September 18, 2019
posted by Mindy Schanzle

At Radio Flyer, we LOVE Halloween. When October 31st rolls around this year, be prepared for the sweet treats and spooktacular fun with your very own Radio Flyer wagon, the Official Wagon of Halloween. Not only is a wagon the perfect vehicle for transportation but it’s also the perfect vehicle for imagination! We’ve seen a lot of creative costumes over the years, from group family costumes to cute and cuddly baby costumes.

DIY for Grandparents: Create Your Own Water Table!

August 22, 2019
posted by Kate Fahrenbach

As a grandparent who is an Early Childhood Educator, I am passionate about providing meaningful, structured play spaces for my own grandchildren. I am having a blast setting the stage to play at Nana Kate and Papa’s house! As a grandparent, I don’t want to fill our home with too many big toys. After clearing out many big, plastic toys over the years from our own five children, I have found that we can easily set up spaces for our grandsons to play in that are fun, developmentally appropriate and easy to clean up between visits. 

How To Make a Succulent Planter

May 17, 2019
posted by Mindy Schanzle

We love hearing about all the inspiring ways you use our wagons, whether it’s for imaginative play or for gardening with kids! All the warm weather we’ve been experiencing inspired us to share a DIY succulent planter that’s trendy and a fun way to garden with little ones. It’s a family-friendly craft project everyone can enjoy!


8 DIY Wagon Décor Ideas for Memorial Day and Fourth of July

May 20, 2019
posted by Mindy Schanzle

Parade season is right around the corner! Are you attending any parades this summer? Show up in style with a fully decked out wagon!


Not sure where to start? We’ve created a list of fun DIY décor ideas for Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and other local parades that are sure to get the festivities rolling.

Free DIY Birthday Decorations for Your Little One’s Celebration

May 08, 2018
posted by Mindy Schanzle

Birthday parties are all about festive fun with family and friends, honoring the last 365 days and marking a year of learning and growing ahead! Although birthday bashes are fun, party planning ushers in its share of stress. We are here to relieve your party planning worries with DIY birthday party decorations that set the mood, help you stand out from the pack, and leave you to the real task — focusing on the birthday boy or girl.


How to Wrap a Radio Flyer

December 19, 2014
The list are signed, sealed and delivered to the North Pole. Tools have been found, instructions interpreted, and the wheels are finally on the wagon. The prefect gift is ready to roll into Christmas morning!

DIY Radio Flyer Red Wagon Transformations

October 29, 2014
posted by Brittney Snow

Parents are coming up with unique and fun ways to incorporate our wagons and trikes into their kids’ Halloween costumes.