5 Fun Activities for the Summer
We're sharing 5 family fun activities to help create lasting memories this summer. These activities are perfect for the whole family and most of these activities can take place right in your own backyard.
1. Plant a garden
This could be as simple as growing a few herbs in a pot or as complicated as planting an extensive vegetable garden. Either way, gardening offers wonderful and amazing opportunities for kids to play, learn and grow!
2. Make a time capsule
Gather all your family members have them write something they are grateful for. Also, include meaningful trinkets and photos. Store it away until a designated date.
3. Pack a picnic
Pack up your favorite snacks and sweet treats and have a picnic. Whether it’s in your own background or a nearby park, it’s great way to get some fresh air and have a few laughs. Fun Tip: Get creative and make it a themed picnic.
4. Catch lightning bugs
Running around the backyard on warm summer nights in an attempt to catch fireflies is a fun pastime for the whole family.
5. Make sure of nearby parks
Who doesn’t love a good park? Whether you live in a big city or a quiet suburb, there is a good chance that you have a great park nearby to keep you and your kids entertained. Check out your local park’s website for a list of upcoming events and activities.