Finding things for kids to do, and keep them busy is hard. We all know that it can be extremely expensive buying something for kids that they might only play with for a few hours, so we’ve pulled together 10 awesome things you can do over and over again with your children that will come up with something different in the end, that they can use even after they’re done decorating, coloring, or filling it up.
1. Design Their Own Clothes
Use freezer paper, fabric spray paint or acrylic paint to design their own clothes.
2. Poured Paint Planter
Decorate a terra cotta planter with different acrylic paints.
3. Ice Eggs
Fill up balloons with water and toys and have your kids chip away at the ice eggs.
4. Tie Dye Shirts
Easy to use tie dye kits to make awesome clothing or blankets the kids can have.
5. Growing Rocks
Simple science experiment using bi carb soda, vinegar, and food coloring.
6. Lunch Bag Decorations
Have them decorate their lunch bags for the next day.
7. Olympics At The Beach
Create relay races, games, have your kids compete.
8. Carnival Games
Plastic cups, bowls, and balls can go a long way.
9. Useful Pool Noodles
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Create an obstacle course or a water sprinkler.
10. Bike Baskets