As the summer approaches, the kids will want to get outside more and more and enjoy the warm weather. If you have a backyard, this can be a great place for the kids to retreat to enjoy themselves where you can still keep a close eye on them. Here are some great ideas to give your kids the funnest backyard imaginable.
Easy Ways to Make Your Backyard More Fun
This great article from parents.com gives the reader a wide variety of awesome ideas to keep the kids busy in the backyard this summer. From a sandbox made out of dirt and mud, turning an old cabinet into an outdoor play kitchen, to building a birdhouse together, these tips are easy and will last all summer long. For more great tips and ideas, check out the full article here.
Turning the Backyard Into a Playground - Cool Projects Kids Will Love You For
If you have a larger backyard with a couple of sturdy structures at your disposal, this article from Homedit provides some fantastic ideas that are outside the box and will give your kids a really unique space to use. From a chalkboard wall on the fence, to a mini zip-line from the jungle gym to a big tree, these are some of the funnest ideas we've seen for backyard fun. For more awesome ideas to try out, check out the article in its entirety here.
25 Summer Backyard Activities for Kids
Finding things for the kids to do during the summer can seem like a challenging task at times, so this article at babble.com gives you plenty of different ideas to utilize to keep the kids busy and entertained. From making your own bird feeders, having a newspaper fight to brush up on your snowball skills, to having an outdoor camping night, there are tons of ideas on this list that your kids are sure to enjoy. For more awesome ideas, you can see the whole article here.
10 Fun Backyard Play Space Ideas for Kids
In this outstanding article from ParentMap, the writer provides parents with a ton of different ideas to turn your boring backyard into one of the coolest places your kids have ever seen. From building a fence musical instrument out of pots and pans, to making your own slip and slide with the sprinkler setup, these ideas are sure to give your kids hours of endless entertainment. For more great ideas, check out the full article here.