Our Favorite Summer Activities For Kids


Are your kids out of school yet? Many parents view summer vacation either with dread or jubilation. I'm somewhere in the middle. I'm thrilled to have more time with the kids to play, relax and explore, but also a bit worried about the endless chorus of "I'm bored!" Thank goodness for Pinterest ! We've scoured our favorite pinners to put together our Momtrends' pinspiration for summer fun with the kids. These should help when you've exhausted your own bag of tricks!

 Outdoor Fun - Ready to head outside? Keep the kids active and entertained with this collection of engaging outdoor activities.


Sponge Bullseye / Chalk Twister / Homemade Sidewalk Chalk Paint / Outdoor Scavenger Hunt / Rock Tic-Tac-Toe / "Camp Out"

Indoor Activities - If it's too hot to play outside or just time to get the kids out of the sun, try out a few of our favorite indoor activities. We're talking serious boredom busters!


Indoor Sticky Web / Make A City / Homemade Spin Art / Homemade Playdough / Kid-Made Puppets / DIY Elsa & Anna Dolls

And now for our top pin...Painting on wet glue...Head to Housing a Forest for directions.


What are your favorite summer activities to keep the kids entertained? Leave their links in the comments below and we'll add them to our Summer Fun Pinterest Board.

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