101 Almost Free Things to Do With Kids This Summer...in the 60's we were simply told to go outside and PLAY on most days, we went swimming in the afternoons after mama had cooked ( I never ate a sandwich lunch or fast food), we helped pick and shell peas when they were ready, we did chores...news flash parents: you don't have to make everything in life "fun".
33 Activities Under $10 That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer - there are some *awesome* ideas here!!! :)
A list of 10 things that toddlers will love to join you in doing around the house. To a child, there is little better than feeling useful in their family. Here are ways you can include your toddler!
Make bed, get dressed, put away clean silverware (sorting), put dirty clothes into hamper, water plants, fold washcloths, help put away laundry into drawers, pick up toys (using 'clean up' song), help feed pets, dust flat surfaces, help wipe table/counters, etc.