20 summer boredom busters for kids

Summertime is lots of fun…until the kids get bored. Bored kids whine and fight and drive their parents crazy. At least that’s what my kids do! Beat the summertime boredom blues with this list of 20 fun activities that you and your kids can do together at home. Have fun!

  1. Play in the sprinkler
  2. Paint a picture
  3. Go on a scavenger hunt
  4. Make homemade slime
  5. Bake cookies
  6. Do a puzzle
  7. Have a picnic in the backyard
  8. Play a board game
  9. Color or draw
  10. Have a water balloon fight
  11. Build a fort
  12. Decorate the sidewalk with chalk
  13. Jump rope
  14. Have a tea party
  15. Paint rocks or seashells
  16. Ride bikes
  17. Catch fireflies
  18. Plant a garden
  19. Camp out in the backyard
  20. Bake cupcakes