Tech-Free Fun in August! - Shoreline Moms

If August is all about Camp Mom & Dad at your house… we have some activity ideas for you! Our sister site, Greater Lansing Area Moms put together this awesome list of 30 tech-free activities to keep the kids entertained and away from the iPad and TV (we added a few of our favorites too)!

  1. Go for a bike ride
  2. Walk the dog
  3. Fly a kite
  4. Play Frisbee or catch
  5. Jump rope
  6. Play a family soccer game
  7. Bake… muffins and cupcakes are our favorites
  8. Get out the hose and or sprinkler and have some water fun
  9. Create a DIY ice cream bad at home with your favorite flavors and toppings
  10. Catch lightening bugs
  11. Make a new smoothie recipe
  12. Draw what you see… take a seat, and draw what is literally right in front of you
  13. Grab a blanket, your favorite book and head outside to read
  14. Fill and toss water balloons
  15. Play hopscotch
  16. Paint rocks
  17. Play hide and seek
  18. Build a fort
  19. Bird watch
  20. Have a scavenger hunt
  21. Stargaze
  22. Find a flashlight and explore the yard at night
  23. Look for clouds
  24. Set up a lemonade stand
  25. Make an obstacle course in the driveway
  26. Go to the beach and have a sandcastle building contest
  27. Wash the car together in the driveway
  28. Have a family talent show
  29. Get some popsicle sticks and glue… see what your kids create
  30. Make a sidewalk chalk creation

Have fun!

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