Water balloons are so much fun but they take forever to fill up and go away in seconds. Try sponge balls next time. Your kids will love them. {my lil' guy already loves those pool nerf-like footballs/baseballs that soak up water. I got quite wet from us throwing them at each other on Sunday. This is cheap and simple to make!}

How to Make Super Soaker Sponge Bombs. Or maybe I should hide a bucket of them behind my desk! Shhh don't tell

CableBox Mini by BlueLounge.... Good blueprint for a DIY

Another ZiggityZoom original Summer Fun idea- water balloon jousting game- keep kids cool this Summer with this fun Water Balloon idea #summerfun #waterballoons #kids

20 super cool things to make your kid feel extra special on their birthday! Can't wait to try some of these

Glow in the dark bubbles This will be expected in our next camping trip!

Play with sponge balls (instead of water balloons) all summmmer long!!

Six Awesome Ways to do Water Play with Kids #Summer #Water #Play www.frugalcouponliving.com

5 Days of Family Fun - Activities for Parties, Family Reunions, or Anytime! Day 3 - Balloon Stomp

Converse 'Street' Mid Sneaker (Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid) | Nordstrom

Time-Out Stool! That's funny.

Marshmallow Shooters {Traci's Note: This was SO much fun! Even my two year old could do it, it was a blast, and cheap & easy!}

This is easier than water balloons - and the fun can go on for hours! This is completely genius! No Balloon Pieces To Clean Up!

DIY Water Balloon Pump. Clever!

Balloon Tennis ~ Fun idea for the kids when they are bored in the summertime or a children's party.

Cool!! It's alive! One of the coolest science experiments ever!- cornstarch and water mixture moves to sound so kids can visually experience sound waves. This lady does all sorts of experiments with her own kids at home. Great idea.

Water Balloon Piñata - I'm not waiting for a party! This will be fun everyday in the summer heat!

Some of the BEST Water Balloon Games for summer camp, field Day and hot summer days!

More water stuff. Spring fun - knock ping pong balls off golf tees with water guns

Burberry 'Pete' Sneaker (Baby, Walker, Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid) | Nordstrom

Pool Noodle Pool - how to make a home "ball pit" using pool noodles instead of balls. Cheap and fun!