The temperature is rising, the kids are out of school, the kids are out of school! To some of you, that phrase may evoke a bit of stress, but fear not. Whether your children will be staying at home or attending summer activities, we have plenty suggestions on how to avoid the dreaded phrase "I'm bored" for the next two months.
Many area community college offer summer classes for kids:
If the kids will be staying home over the summer, here are a few fun activities:
- 33 Activities Under $10 That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer
- 18 Awesome Things You Need To Do This Summer
- 51 Budget Backyard DIYs (parents make most of them-children enjoy them)
- The 52 Easiest and Quickest DIY Projects of All Time (these are best for tweens, teens and adults)
Visiting Pinterest or searching Google will bring up tons of affordable activities to keep the kids busy this summer. And if all else fails, revert back to some of my favorite summer activities such as sidewalk chalk, running in the sprinkler and setting up a lemonade stand!
What were some of your favorite childhood summer activities? Which activities are you planning on doing with your children this summer?