I just checked the forecast and it looks like we’re getting a lot of rain this weekend. What a bummer. We usually spend quite a bit of time at the pool on the weekends. The kids love it and it’s a way to beat the heat while still spending time outside.
However, it’s always a good idea to have a back up plan and some fun activities up your sleeve on days you can’t make it outdoors. Here are a few boredom busters we might be trying this weekend.
Though we can’t make it to the pool, we can still use that pool noodle…for a marble race.
Every young spy needs special training to hone their skills. Get them in tip top shape with a spy obstacle course.
The kids played a version of this game last week. My son called himself “The Ping Pong Bandit”. All you need are balloons, paper plates, and some popsicle or paint stir sticks.
Create various colored boxes and ask your kid to hunt the house for items to go in each colored box.
I didn’t do it often but I distincly remember the fun I had playing in the rain when I was a kid. Pool or no pool, I’m thinkin’ we might be playing in the water afterall…
For more boredom buster ideas check out my Boredom Buster Pin Board on Pinterest.
I hope you have a wonderful weekend!