ice eggs - Freeze balloons filled with water and small toys. Cut balloon off and play with eggs outside. Provide spoons for cracking ice and digging treasures out. SUMMER

Your Kids will love playing with Moon sand. Just 8 cups of flour and 1 cup of baby oil, really soft and easy to clean up. (Doing it)

Edible water beads; a safer alternative to traditional water bead play

Great idea... Especially on a hot summer day! How to make an air fort with kids- why didn't they have this when I was a kid- I want a repeat

Ice Cube Water color painting - fun activity for those hot summer days!

Awesome idea for your jumping kids at restaurants! Rice in glass or plastic clear container with beads or small action figures. Endless possibilities!

Birthday balloon avalanche :) What you'll need: -bedroom door that opens inward -clear shower curtain (you could use anything but we chose the clear curtain so we could capture her face on video) -painters tape -75 balloons (we used the small ones and probably "over did it"... but she only turns 6 once, right?!) -two out of breath parents -one birthday girl/boy

fill a balloon with water and food coloring...freeze and you have whimsical lawn decorations for the winter

Make mini water blobs. Easier to make, fills up faster and the best part is every kid gets to take one home!

Ice Cream kids toy. Fun!

Kiddie Car Wash - Here's a variation on the ever-popular backyard kiddie car wash from Rainbows & Unicorns. It's simple to build, uses basic materials, and is guaranteed to be a huge hit for staying cool in the backyard.

Place a tarp under or at the bottom of slide, set up sprinkler to keep slide and tarp wet...hours of water fun! #kids #summer #activity #diy

Activites for Ages 1-4. This is really an amazing resource, so many great ideas.

Erupting ice chalk paint - the COOLEST summer recipe for play

Super-fun balloon rockets also teach an important science lesson. | 33 Activities Under $10 That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer

Fill water guns with watercolors and have a fight while wearing white clothes - or pain canvases/papers!

O-M-W. My boys would LOVE this!

Water Games

outdoor waterbed

Next winter, if your area is below 32, go outside and blow bubbles! They immediately turn into ice bubbles