101 Summer Activities for Kids - Summer Survival Cheat Sheet for Moms. Since I plan on taking a leave of absence this summer for our kids, I will be using this!
10 Sidewalk Chalk Ideas That’ll Keep Kids Enterained for Hours
Kids love this crazy fun summer art activity! | Fireflies and Mud Pies
Sponge Bullseye! 40+ DIY Summer Activities for Kids!
Garden Therapy: In My Yard!
Free Printable Bird Book for Kids: A fun way to introduce birding to children and explore backyard birds! ~ BuggyandBuddy.com
Squirt Gun Painting! Kids will ask to do this again and again! | Fireflies and Mud Pies
Best-Ever Backyard Board games! Have fun with the whole family outdoors this summer. Fun Family activities.
Rainbow Bubble Snakes - Explore bubbles in a whole new way. This was a huge hit at our house!
Grape Kabobs - Fun Party Snack!
Homemade Lemonade: Stir together 1 1/2 cups sugar and 1/2 cup boiling water until sugar dissolves. Stir in 2 tsp. grated lemon rind, 1 1/2 cups freshly squeezed lemon juice, and 5 cups cold water. Chill for 8 hours.
Backyard canopy. Put PVC pipe into a 5-gallon bucket, then pour cement around it. Once dry, put bucket into tall planter, surround bucket w/ gravel, then top w/ soil. (Not covering pipe) Stick bamboo pole into the pipe & hang fabric w/ ties through grommets.
pool pillow. yes please!
Frozen S'mores--Summertime heaven.
Homemade strawberry lemonade
Sweet Paul's hanging bench is made from an inexpensive bench from Target or Ikea!
Homemade Strawberry Lemonade COncentrate
Skinny Pool-side Dip: 1 red pepper, 2 jalepenos (unseeded), 1 can of corn, 1/2 can diced olives, 16 oz fat-free cream cheese (softened), and 1 packet Hidden Valley Ranch dip seasoning mix. Serve with crackers. Delicious!! TOO EASY NOT TO TRY.......
Perfect summer drink! Blend 1 can frozen limeade, 1/2 can sprite, 2 cups frozen strawberries, and the pulp of two limes.
Teapot watermelon- darling! Would be cute for Mother's Day.
M and pretzel flowers.
Yummy summer rice krispie treats!
A bunch of yummy smoothies to try this summer!