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5 Mouthwatering Mermaid Desserts for Mers of All Ages

Swimming all day, especially in a swimmable mermaid tail, really brings out your sweet tooth! So why not treat yourself and your pod to delicious mermaid desserts? Catch a crunchy surprise Your little guppies may not have the same taste in desserts as you, so this mermaid dessert recipe is bound to get them to bite! These mermaid Rice Krispies from Mom Dot are both adorable and delectable! Ingredients For the Rice Krispies: 3 tablespoons butter 4 cups miniature marshmallows Read More >>

October 14, 2020

5 Spooky DIY Mermaid Halloween Decorations

With spooky month almost here in full force, now is the time to have the best mermaid Halloween possible! And what better way to do that than with DIY Halloween decorations? These five projects embrace the creepiness of the holiday with a chilling, underwater flair. Shipwrecked skulls Skulls are an iconic part of Halloween decorations, and you can easily transform them into the eerie remains of a shipwreck. The haunted mermaid party by Fun365 offers great inspiration to get you Read More >>

September 30, 2020

Revitalize Mermaid Dreams with Retro Mermaid Tails

Have you heard of Fin Fun’s Retro mermaid tails? These breathtaking designs may look familiar, but there are some subtle differences. Take a look, and you just might find the next mermaid tail for your collection! Merfolk dreams never end Merfolk come from all walks of life and have many unique characteristics and experiences. Here at Fin Fun, we celebrate every mer’s desire to swim like a mermaid! No matter who you are, where you’re from, or what your abilities Read More >>

September 16, 2020

5 Mermaid Dinner Recipe Ideas for Seafood-Loving Mers

After swimming all day in your mermaid tail, nothing feels better than sitting down to a homecooked meal, and you’ll love these mermaid dinner recipe ideas! Go for something simple for those warm, autumn days, or release your inner chef for a tsunami of flavor! Meat in the middle When you don’t want to cook on a hot stove, a crab salad sandwich will instantly transport you to the coast! Mermaid food recipes don’t have to be anything fancy, and Read More >>

September 2, 2020

4 Easy Ways for Merfolk to Conserve Water at Home

Merfolk have a deep love for the environment, especially areas with water to swim in! When we conserve water, we can prevent shortages and the pollution of this precious resource. Here are four easy ways to conserve water! Turn off the faucet Water conservation is easy when you turn off the faucet when not in use. For example, only turn it on to wet your toothbrush while brushing your teeth. You can even shut off the water while sudsing up Read More >>

August 26, 2020

8 Sea-Themed DIY Driftwood Decor Ideas

Want to spruce up your home decor so it reflects your love of the sea and merfolk? Take a look at the eight DIY driftwood decor ideas! They’re “shore” to bring all the beach vibes to your home! Seaside candle holder If you already have beach-scented candles, you need coordinating candle holders! This driftwood decor project from Live Creatively Inspired is easy to make and needs limited supplies.  Simply tie together driftwood pieces of similar shape and size with string. Read More >>

August 19, 2020

5 Plastic Bottle Crafts for Ocean-Loving Mers

Reducing the number of plastic products you buy is a great way to help keep the environment clean, and plastic bottle crafts will help you reuse those limited plastic products. Take a look at these five plastic bottle craft ideas that incorporate every mer’s favorite theme: the ocean! Nautical pencil case This craft is perfect if you have two plastic bottles that are the same size and from the same brand. You can make a simple, no-sew zipper case with Read More >>

August 12, 2020

Which Fin Fun Mermaid Tail Matches Your Zodiac Sign?

Your zodiac sign1 says a lot about you, but which Fin Fun mermaid tail matches your sign? We’ve already talked about which tails match your birthstone, but there’s even more to consider! From regal purples to fiery reds, you’re “shore” to find the perfect tail! Aquarius: Blue Lagoon If you’re an Aquarius, you may be shy, but you have a big heart and a desire to help others. Your individuality and independent spirit are best represented by airy, light blue Read More >>

August 5, 2020

How Merfolk Participate in Plastic-Free July

It’s summertime, and merfolk are spending as much time as possible flipping their fins in local waters. However, many of our oceans, lakes, and rivers are littered with plastic pollution. By undertaking the Plastic-Free July challenge, merfolk and landfolk around the world are making waves! Fin Fun Mermaid Ambassadors and Plastic-Free July Our very own Fin Fun Ambassadors undertook this challenge and urged others to join on social media. They live in locations all around the world, and their influence Read More >>

July 29, 2020

Which Fin Fun Mermaid Tail Matches Your Birthstone?

People have been wearing the beautifully vibrant stone that corresponds to their birth month for centuries1. Which colorful mermaid tail matches your birthstone? You may be surprised when you find out! January: Garnet January’s birthstone, the garnet, is a commonly red stone that supposedly brings the wearer wealth, health, and happiness. However, this stone also comes in lovely pink, purple, and orange shades, so the Tiger Lily Limited Edition mermaid tail matches January perfectly. Make spreading happiness your goal every Read More >>

July 22, 2020

An In-Depth Guide to Crafting a Mersona Backstory

Humans have always had a fascination with merfolk, their tails, and their homes beneath the water’s surface. When they see you swimming among them, they’re bound to ask questions. Are you prepared to answer them? When you craft a mersona backstory, you can answer even the most obscure questions! These pointers will help you develop a story with depth and emotion, which will make your character appear more real to those you interact with. Start with the present It helps Read More >>

July 15, 2020

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Mermaid Set for Gaming Mers

If you’re a mermaid who loves video games, you’ve probably heard about the new mermaid set in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The game’s summer update introduces new mechanics, materials, and recipes that will make you FLIP with excitement!  Now, you can decorate your town and make it a mer paradise! How to get the mermaid set in Animal Crossing This Animal Crossing update allows you to go swimming and diving in the ocean, so starting out requires buying a wetsuit. Read More >>

July 8, 2020

Plastic-Free July: A Challenge to End Plastic Pollution

If you’re looking to be more eco-friendly this summer, try out the Plastic-Free July challenge!  Mers love the sea, but it’s currently bogged down with garbage and plastic waste. This challenge is a great way to reduce plastic consumption and prevent more plastic from entering our waterways! Starting out The best part of the Plastic-Free July challenge is that you can start wherever you are. If you’ve recently had a desire to reduce how much plastic you use each day, Read More >>

July 1, 2020

Have Fun This Summer in a Mermaid Tail

The 21st of June was the first day of summer! How are you spending time in the sunshine? If you’re like most mers in the community, you’re looking for every opportunity to wear a mermaid tail and rock your mer-style! Here are some fun activities that you can do this summer in a mermaid tail. Stretch your fins Are you a pro at swimming like a mermaid? Put your skills to the test with a mermaid obstacle course! Get your Read More >>

June 24, 2020

7 Interesting Facts for World Sea Turtle Day

Today is World Sea Turtle Day, a day when we highlight one of the ocean’s gentlest creatures. Sea turtles are one of our favorite finfriends, and Mermaiden Zoey’s animal companion is Cooper the sea turtle! Brush up on sea turtle trivia in honor of this holiday and wow your pod with your new knowledge! How many sea turtle species are there? Seven sea turtle species live in the oceans, and each one is threatened or endangered.  The IUCN Red List Read More >>

June 16, 2020

Live Your Dreams with a Real-Life Mermaid Career

Being a mermaid isn’t just for kids. If you love the ocean and marine life, you can pursue your interests full-time with a mermaid career. Professional mermaiding isn’t the only option for merfolk! Everyone has unique talents and interests, and there are several career paths1 you can take without forsaking your love of all things mermaid and the ocean. Maritime Archaeologist As a marine archeologist, you’ll spend your time examining how ancient people interacted with the ocean and other bodies Read More >>

June 10, 2020

Living in Harmony with Nature for World Environment Day

Today is World Environment Day! Each year, this holiday raises awareness of a pressing environmental issue. This year’s theme is “Living in Harmony with Nature” and focuses on biodiversity loss. Merfolk have a close relationship to the environment and it’s creatures and don’t want to see their numbers dwindle. Thankfully, this holiday spreads awareness and teaches how you can help. A goal for 2050 Similar to the International Day for Biological Diversity, World Environment Day1 and the UN Environment Programme Read More >>

June 5, 2020

4Ocean: Cleaning the Ocean 1 Pound at a Time

Merfolk love the ocean and its beauty, but water clogged with trash taints that view. 4Ocean is a Florida-based company with a goal to keep our beaches and oceans beautiful. They provide sustainable products with the promise to collect one pound of plastic and garbage with every purchase. They’re leading a cause that can inspire the rest of the mer community to take action and protect our planet. Prevention starts with education This ocean-loving company knows that plastic pollution won’t Read More >>

June 3, 2020

4 Mermazing Mermaid Hair Tutorial Ideas

Many of us have grown up dreaming of Ariel’s voluminous red locks and other famous mermaid hairstyles. With a mermaid hair tutorial, you can transform yourself into the mermaid you’ve always wanted to be. Whether you want bright colors or an all-natural look, there’s a tutorial for you. 1. Sea-nic hair color Mermaids can have whatever hair color they want! If you want to commit to vibrant mermaid colors, make sure you see a hairstylist. There are plenty of people Read More >>

May 29, 2020

Mermaids in Action: Mermaid at Home Part 3

Have you ever wondered what the modern mer habitat looks like? Look no further! These creative mermaids at home show that you can have fun in every circumstance! Fin-flipping fun One easy way to ease your longing for the sea is to dive into a swimming pool. This spunky mer must have been flipping their fin in excitement to be gliding through the water! Us land-locked mers have had to live vicariously through them to get our H2O fix. What Read More >>

May 27, 2020