June 3, 2013

20 Summer Boredom Busters for Kids

Its that time of year again!
You know, that time when you kids are out of school and you just don't know what to do to keep them entertained for the summer. I've gathered up 20 of my favorite boredom busters for kids.
These are all relatively simple to pull off, complete DIY projects, and guarantee to be a lot fun!

5 Cardboard Box Projects at Craigslist Dad

Homemade Puffy Paint at Get Your Mess On

Fabric Puppet Theater at Sew Sweet Cottage

PVC Pipe Car Wash at The Scrap Shoppe

Giant Bubbles at One Charming Party

Glow in the Dark Slime at The Idea Room

Jello Playdough at

Liquid Sidewalk Chalk at Smashed Peas and Carrots

Magnetic Fishing Game at Kiwi Crate

Magnetic Silly Putty at Instructables

Homemade Moon Sand at Love and Laudry

Paper Plate Ring Toss at A Little Learning for Two

Simple Science Experiment at Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas

Sponge Bombs from One Charming Party

Tire Seesaw at Haute Nature

DIY Toddler Activity Table from Made by Munchie's Mama

Water Balloon Piñatas at Ziggity Zoom

Water Balloon Target Practice at Motherhood on a Dime

Ping Pong Ball Target Practice at Planet of the Apels


  1. These are so fun! What a great roundup. I love your PVD car wash - and that water balloon target practice is awesome. I think mine would love that one!! ;)

  2. Great roundup!! I pinned them!! How fun!! Love the water balloon pinata and PVC Car Wash!!

  3. Pinned Michele... this might save me this summer. Thanks girl!


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