Not ready to let the sun set on your summer fun? Make the
most of your holiday weekend with a bajillion—OK, 20—ideas for having a
blast…right this second. Oh, Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun…
Help Mom shop for dinner at a local farmer’s market
Grab your besties and go watch a movie outside
Gaze at the stars and make up silly names for your newfound
Have a water balloon fight
Take an old pair of jeans and snip ‘em down into cut-offs.
Rock ‘em ‘til it’s too cold!
Gather a huge group of girls and sample every flavor at a
nearby ice cream shop
Dance party! Kick off your shoes and boogie in the backyard
Head to Rita’s while they’re still open
Cool off at a local ice rink
Build a lemonade stand, just ‘cause
Run through the sprinklers
Give your dog a bath outside. And while you’re at it, scrub
M&D’s cars, too
Make an ice cream cake for whichever friend has the closest
birthday. Half-birthdays count!
Celebrate National Yoga Month by striking a pose in the
great outdoors. Omm…
Call up your guy friends and challenge them to a guys vs.
girls dodgeball game
Paint your piggies a day-glo bright color
Tie dye! Grab some inexpensive t-shirts or sheets and get
creative in the driveway
Rally the neighborhood kids for an epic game of flashlight
tag or capture the flag
Forecast calling for rain? Go puddle jumping, pronto
What is your favorite summery thing to do, sweeties?
BY BRITTANY TAYLOR ON 8/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
POSTED IN summer, weekend fun, relax, boredom buster, get outside, spring fun