School is out!!!!
Yelp!! The kids are out of school! What to do, what to do? Ok everyone, let me share this useful link with some awesome tips.
Make a calender with your kids and let them give their own idea's and input.Let them know that you are not at their beck and call and this is a time for them to be creative.
Parents, you will also have to manage your Facebook time as those quiet free hours are now filled with shrieking, whining and constant needing. Give your children one hour a day to spend with them and let them suggest the fun. Like a date.
Here are a few suggestions for the kids.
Plant a small garden.
Reading time, E books or take them to the library.
Make ice's use Dixie cups, even suggest to sell them for a quarter each, summer pocket money comes in handy.
Give them a summer chore list and reward them with pocket change.
An outdoor scavenger hunt.
Build a fruit parfait with them.
Water balloon and shooter fights.
Buy the kids a summer journal.
Visit thrift stores and teach them to be practical and buy books and board games with their earned pocket money.
Make a homemade tent and camp out.
Have picnics in your garden.
Hold a dance party outside with lights and a BBQ
Scour the local newspapers and community centers for free summer activities.
Make a bird feeder.
Take the kids to a park and go for a nature walk.
Collect leaves and rocks to paint.
Make crafts with everyday things.
Have a yard sale.
There are so many cool things to do that practically cost nothing. Now go make those calendars and then put your feet up with a homemade sangria.