With the increase use of smartphones, tablets, and television it has become difficult for parents of today to get their kids out and active! With summer right around the corner, here are some fun, easy, and cheap activities to do with your kids to keep them entertained and healthy!
Take a hike
If the weather is great, go OUTSIDE. Go for a hike or a walk or even a bike ride in a nearby park. Don’t forget the sunscreen, water, and some snacks for a picnic at the end.
Visit the library
Take a trip to your local library, pick out some fun books to read there and to bring some home! Many libraries have fun events for kids so keep a lookout for those as well.
Skip the movie night and bring out your competitive side with some card games.
Build a blanket fort
Bring out your inner architect and get ready for a slumber party like never before. Throw on some string lights for an extra sparkle! Pillow fights are encouraged.
Have a Pizza Party
Make dinner into a fun activity. Buy pre-made dough, toppings your family desires, and viola – you have dinner, you have fun all in one! Check out this link for ideas! http://www.coupons.com/thegoodstuff/quick-guide-host-a-make-your-own-pizza-party/
Just go outside
There is SO much to do outside. Play basketball, have a waterballoon fight if its hot, draw chalk murals, the possibilities are endless!
Get creative with tape
Check out this awesome activity, and all you need is TAPE.