We’re in the dog days of summer now, and your garden might be looking at little bit…well…sad. Super hot days are tough on your plants, and your garden might need a bit of sprucing. Here are some ways to make your summer garden as inviting as it was when you planted everything in the spring.
Outdoor play is super beneficial for young kids, but getting your kids to play outside is tricky when it’s 90 degrees and humid. Add some water play into the mix to entice your kiddos to head outdoors. Here are 10 water play ideas to get you out in the sun this summer.
Independence Day is just a few days away. Do you have a cookout in the works? Get your kids in on the decorating and keep them entertained with these fun July 4th crafts for kids!
Summer is here! If your kids are out of school, keeping them entertained all day can be challenging. What I love about activities like birdwatching are that kiddos get engrossed. And an engrossed kid might not notice if mom sneaks off for a quick cup of coffee in the kitchen. Also, you know, learning. But let’s be honest, mamas. It’s about the coffee.
Don’t let the rain get you and your kiddos down! Summer storms do more than just foil your beach or pool plans: they bring rainbows. Get excited about the rainbow that those summer rains leave behind, and keep your kids busy on a rainy day with these rainbow crafts! Maybe when the storm blows over, you can go rainbow hunting!
Do you have a beach trip in the works, or are you going for more of a staycation-type summer? Keep your kids busy at with some fun beach-inspired crafts, whether you’re hitting the coast or not.
Spring is here! Are you trying to unglue your kids from the TV and get them to play outdoors? Try some of these fun flower crafts! You and the kids can hit the park or even your backyard to collect spring flowers, then get crafty. You could even do the crafting out on the back porch to soak in more lovely spring weather!
Water play is a natural choice to keep your kiddos happy and entertained this spring and summer. There’s something about splashing in water that wears my little guy out, which will be nice during warm spring days and over summer vacation. If you’re looking for some free water play activities to entertain your kids, look no further!
Did April showers just bring May showers where you are? If you’re living with an energetic toddler, being stuck inside all day is no fun for anyone. Try these cheap and free rainy day activities to keep your toddler entertained and maybe even buy yourself a break to drink a cup of coffee.
Have you started a garden this spring? One thing that I love getting crafty in the garden is that you can let your personality shine. No more boring pots and planters! Check out these ideas for planters and other quirky garden decor to take your backyard or patio garden beyond business as usual.