10 Summer Activities that are a MUST

Summer is officially here. Are you looking for some fun activities this summer to do with your kids? Something exciting and new? Well Here are 10 NEW things you can do with your kids this summer.


1 – Sheet + fan = Tons of Fun
Yes it is that simple! Nothing like a bubble of air to keep you cool.
Click here for a how to


2 – Make bubbles with your kids.
My kids had a blast with helping and of course with blowing them.
Click here for the super bubble recipe.


3 – Make some yummy popsicles
We love to use 100% fruit juice from the store.
We also have used apple sauce to make some yummy popsicles.
Click here for directions
on how to make 6 different recipes


4 – Make your very own homemade ice cream.
You only need  a few ingredients and some hungry customers
Click here for easy instructions.

kids with flashlight at night

5 – Flashlight tag / hide and seek
Grab all your neighborhood kids and adults. Some flashlights and wait for dusk/dark night-time.
Now go have some fun!
Click here for rules.


6 – Family Fun Car Wash
Ahh who said car washes had to be boring or expensive.
Grab your kids or your spouse ahh heck grab everyone. Now go have some fun!
Click here for some simple tips on how to wash your vehicle


7 – Bonfire
Just can’t have a bonfire without hotdogs and smores.
Click here the best bonfire ideas ever!


8 – Camping
Camping out doesn’t have to be extravagant. To make camping easy in your own backyard.
Click here for some simple ideas for making it fun


9 – Make A Water Blob
I saw this idea last summer and just had to try it.
Click here for a simple tutorial for making your very own


10 – Catch lightning bugs/Fireflies in a jar
If you have never done this before and you have the privileged of having them in your neighborhood.
It is a must to do. You will need a jar and a lid that is ventilated.
Click here for a how to for catching lightning bugs/Fireflies.

I hope you all have a wonderful summer!

Question of the day.
What are fun NEW things you plan on doing with your kids this summer?


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I'm a wife, a momma, a housekeeper and a penny saving one at that.

Posted on July 3, 2013, in DIY - Do It Yourself and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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