FAMILY FUN FRIDAY-Don't Show Your Teeth!

OBJECTIVE: Be the last one in the game who hasn't shown their teeth.

MATERIALS: None needed


You have to play the entire game without showing your teeth. If, at any point throughout the game, you show your teeth (even if it's not your turn) YOU ARE OUT. 

Have everyone sit in a circle.

Each player chooses a different fruit. 
They will keep the same fruit throughout the whole game. 

Go around the circle and tell everyone what fruit you selected. Go around once or twice to get familiar with the fruits people have chosen.

Choose someone to start the game. 
The first person states the name of their fruit TWICE and then "passes" it to another person by saying the name of that person's fruit TWICE.
For example: If I am "apple" and my husband is "banana." I would say "apple apple, banana banana." 

The person that just got called "receives" it by saying the name of their fruit TWICE. They are now in charge and must say someone else's fruit TWICE to pass it along. The same process is repeated over and over until there is a winner. 
For example: Once I said "banana banana" to my husband, he would then say "banana banana" (to receive, and then another fruit twice to pass) "grape grape."

Continue to play and pass the "fruit" until someone shows their teeth. When they do, they are out. Shrink your circle and keep playing until there is only one person left who hasn't shown their teeth. 

Try to make people laugh to show their teeth. You can do that by saying your fruit in a weird voice, making a funny face, etc. You just can't physically touch the other players. 

You can also play that, If players hesitate to "pass the fruit" or they are not paying attention and forget what fruit they are and hesitate, they are out. 

You cannot cover your mouth with your hand, or anything else for that matter.  

Change the subject. Instead of doing fruit, choose something like names of cities, candy bars, etc. If you are playing with small children, pick a subject that best suits them. This is a great way to reinforce what you are teaching them already. Use shapes and colors. 

Fruits are still the funniest. 
And children know fruits so it is not hard for them to play and remember what their fruit is. 

Have a great weekend.
Be sure you are following Family Volley on Facebook. (Click the link on the top of the right side bar.) Monday there will be a Facebook only Giveaway.


  1. Such a great one, I enjoy and love this topic.thanks for sharing this one.Dentist Woodstock Ontario

  2. Your blog provided us with valuable information to work with. Each & every tip of your post is awesome. Thanks a lot for sharing. Keep blogging.

  3. Took me time to read all the comments, but I really enjoyed the article. It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commenters here! It’s always nice when you can not only be informed, but also entertained!
    tempurpedic black friday

  4. Its always good to learn tips like you share for blog posting. As I just started posting comments for blog and facing problem of lots of rejections. I think your suggestion would be helpful for us.

  5. Such a very useful article. Very interesting to read this article.I would like to thank you for the efforts you had made for writing this awesome article.granite supplier in delhi

  6. I want you to thank for your time of this wonderful read!!! I definately enjoy every little bit of it and I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff of your blog a must read blog!!!!Luxury Escape

  7. How to get Super White Teeth and all-round Fresh Breath, from your certified dentist in Florida. If you truly desire effective teeth whitening and mouth odor treatment using home remedy by yourself, then this is for you.

    Visit for more details!

    Save a tooth; pls share also!
    From your dentist in-house (Dr. Oprah Baker)

    1. little peaches dentistry
      Finding a good Dentist for you and your family can be a daunting task. There are so many Dentists in your area.

  8. These pens have peroxide fixings however in considerably lesser fixation. They are additionally effortlessly reasonable and utilizing method is exceptionally straightforward. However, the brightening impact is additionally durable. my blog

  9. Absolutely fantastic posting! Lots of useful information and inspiration, both of which we all need!Relay appreciate your work.
    clip in veneers

  10. I think that thanks for the valuabe information and insights you have so provided here. clip in veneers

  11. Very efficiently written information. It will be beneficial to anybody who utilizes it, including me. Keep up the good work. For sure i will check out more posts. This site seems to get a good amount of visitors. instasmile

  12. ARTMAN instruments welcome you to our website and look forward a rich browsing. We are leading surgical instruments providers all over USA, Canada and Europe. Currently our focus is on dentists, orthodontists, Implantologists and general surgeons.

  13. Thanks for a wonderful share. Your article has proved your hard work and experience you have got in this field. Brilliant .i love it reading. Dental Implants Philipines

  14. The cheek and tongue sides of those teeth, close to the gumline, are much of the time territories that rot since they are not brushed legitimately. Nourishment particles are permitted to develop, causing a white ring around the teeth here.London Emergency Locksmith


Hi Hi! It always makes my day to hear what you have to say. Let's keep this conversation going. Thank you for your comments. Don't want to leave a comment here, email me at

Designed By: Wacky Jacqui's Designs