This post was originally written for activity ideas during the summer, but is equally applicable any time that ALL THE CHILDREN ARE HOME.
I don’t know about your house, but with my kids, after awhile it becomes inevitable to hear the sibling squabbling ramp up or the “I’M BORED” declarations. Having a few activities planned or fun crafts or outdoor games in your back pocket can be a life saver.
Let’s plan some activities for those crazy kids of ours. This is a tough time for them too!
5+ Other Ways to Play with a Water Table | Atlanta’s Frugal Mom
Pool Noodle Structures with Toothpicks | Little Bins for Little Hands
DIY Fun: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness | Crumb Bums
Ocean Sensory Bin Adventure | Frogs and Fairies
DIY Sand and Rock Box | Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
Outdoor Pretend Play Coffee Shop + Free Coffee Shop Printables | Must Have Mom
Microwave Soup Clouds | Our Best Bites
Homemade Peanut Butter Playdough | Our Best Bites
DIY Lava Lamp Jars | Our Best Bites
DIY Moon Sand | Lessons Learnt Journal
Magic Sidewalk Paint | Growing a Jeweled Rose
Baby Bubbly Ball Pit | My Small Potatoes
DIY Water Blob | U-Create Crafts
Squirt Gun Painting | Fireflies and Mudpies
Shoot and Splash Backyard Target Practice | No Time for Flash Cards
For more craft ideas and activities, follow Frugal Living NW’s ‘Kids Create’ Pinterest board.
Looking for some activities to do with the kids in the kitchen?
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