Summer Activities for Kids and Families

Fun summer ideas for kids and families.

Beach Pirate Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt Ideas for kids

Ahoy Matey! Summer be endin soon but me be wantin to get in some last minute beach fun. We were heading out to the beach for a family trip and I was thinking what would be fun for the little ones on the beach when they need a break from the water. What kid doesn’t […]

Beat the Heat with Water Balloon Towel Toss

towel toss

This is a simple outdoor game that is great for the whole family. For this activity I enlisted the help of my nieces and nephews at our 4th of July BBQ. For this activity you need -Beach towels -Water ballons Fill up water balloons  There are two teams and each person holds on to a […]

Family Activities For a Fun Summer

Summer Family Toddler Activities

1- Chalk Paint Contest  2- Make Sand Castles 3-Go to a Splash Pad Park  4-Run through the Sprinklers 5-Go to Story time at your local library 6-Go on a Nature Hike 7-Make an Outdoor Obstacle Course 8-Go to a Museum 9-Go to the Zoo    10-Camp out in your Backyard  11-Have a Family Dance Party  12-Go on […]

Chalk Paint Recipe

Chalk can be all kinds of fun for children but what about chalk paint? Never heard of it? I hadn’t heard either of it till I ran across it on Pinterest and book marked it for future use. We tried it out this weekend and it really was a lot of fun. It was definitely […]

The Benefit of Playing with Sand

Playing outdoors is so much fun for children (and adults) and provides so many learning opportunities as well. With it being summer there really is no better time to get out and enjoy the outdoors with your children. One of the best types of play for children is sand play. It offers a rich sensory […]

Summer Bucket List

Summer bucket list for families

We printed our bucket lists out and stuck them on our fridge and when we complete one we check it off. It is nice to have a general idea of things we want to get done. You can make this even more fun if you have older kids. The Unlikely Homeschool has this cute idea. […]