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20 Summer Boredom Busters for Kids

boredom busters
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!
cardboard box ideas
5 Cardboard Box Projects at Craigslist Dad

diy puffy paint
Homemade Puffy Paint at Get Your Mess On
fabric puppet theater
Fabric Puppet Theater at Sew Sweet Cottage
PVC Pipe Car Wash at The Scrap Shoppe
giant bubbles
Giant Bubbles at One Charming Party
glow in the dark slime
Glow in the Dark Slime at The Idea Room
jello playdough
Jello Playdough at
liquid sidewalk chalk
Liquid Sidewalk Chalk at Smashed Peas and Carrots
magnetic fishing game
Magnetic Fishing Game at Kiwi Crate
magnetic silly putty
Magnetic Silly Putty at Instructables
moon sand
Homemade Moon Sand at Love and Laudry
paper plate ring toss
Paper Plate Ring Toss at A Little Learning for Two
sandpaper tshirts
simple science
Simple Science Experiment at Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas
sponge bombs
Sponge Bombs from One Charming Party
tire seesaw
Tire Seesaw at Haute Nature
toddler activity table
DIY Toddler Activity Table from Made by Munchie’s Mama
water balloon pinatas
Water Balloon Piñatas at Ziggity Zoom
water balloon target practice
Water Balloon Target Practice at Motherhood on a Dime
water guns
Ping Pong Ball Target Practice at Planet of the Apels


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Thursday 6th of June 2013

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


Tuesday 4th of June 2013

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

Beverly {Flamingo Toes}

Monday 3rd of June 2013

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!! ;)

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