The kids will be home for the summer in a couple of weeks before you know it. Keeping them occupied might be a challenge. However, warmer weather will draw your kids out to play in the backyard. Make your backyard fun this year with these fun, creative ideas!
Create a path of of stump steps with different heights. Space the stumps apart so the kids have a challenge to take each step onto another stump. The kids can play Follow the Leader or Don’t Touch the Ground.
Make a gravel or sandbox area for your little builder creators!
Drawing with chalk or paint is always fun. Kids will go crazy for a huge chalkboard out in your backyard. Here is a DIY Chalkboard with step by steps on how to make your very own. You can also make your very own DIY Outdoor Easel with this one or this one.
Making your very own swing in the backyard is easier than you might have thought. Here is a DIY rope swing or even a DIY platform swing. The kids will have a great time with these swings during the whole summer and the summers after that!