Kids Summer Activities Part 2-Fun In Your Community


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Finding Kids Summer Activities to do outside of our homes doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Below are some ideas for finding Summer Fun in our local communities. Kids Summer Activities In Your Community Local Small Businesses-Our neighboring city is home to the South Bend Chocolate Factory. For a small fee they offer tours of the factory, complete with samples of chocolate after. Try calling a local business like a Dairy Queen or ice cream shop and ask about a tour or a field-trip … [Read more...]

Kids Summer Activities Part 1-The Summer Fun House


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It's not too soon to think about how we are going to keep the kiddos busy this Summer! The days are getting longer, and the kids are starting to get outside and play more! A sure sign that warmer weather is on the way! After the winter that we have had in Indiana, it's a welcome change! With Spring activities starting up and end of the school year activities on the horizon, you probably haven't even given any thought to the question,"what are we going to do all summer?" Or "how will I keep … [Read more...]

Summer Fun-Tie-Dye, Crafts, Salon Time & Yummy Treats!


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This week here at my house we had another installment of the ever popular, "Aunt Angie's Daycamp." I invite my cousins, nieces and nephews over to have some fun with my son, Cody and I. For this round I set up a salon, mini craft, tie-dye t-shirts, yummy food, and even dessert! Who says you can't have fun inside?? Tie-Dying T-Shirts I asked that each child bring their own white shirt to my house and I provided the Tie-dying colors. You can purchase a kit that comes with multiple colors. I … [Read more...]

Summer Fun-Soaking Up The Fun With Water Balloons & Squirt Guns


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Today it is a scorcher here in Indiana! One of the things on our summer fun list was to have a water balloon fight. Today before the kids made the pool their home for the day, we decided to get the water balloons, and squirt guns and have some fun! Water Balloons-Classic Summer Fun I purchased the water balloons at our local Walmart, and amazon has some really cool water balloon kits too! The container I purchased was $4.97 for 500 balloons and it also had two spouts to fill them with. The … [Read more...]

Summer Fun-Bowling Fun & Behind The Scenes


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It is a very hot, humid, and stormy day here in Indiana so my son, niece, nephew, and I decided to head to the bowling alley for some FREE bowling and a sneak peek behind the pins too! Summer Fun-FREE Bowling We headed over to our local bowling alley to take advantage of the FREE bowling program for kids. With this great program each child can bowl 2 free games every day through the summer. To read Wizard Lisa's article about this FREE program you can click here. Having a Plan I decided … [Read more...]