My goal in life has been experiences! We have one life to live and exposing your children to the world is priceless!
So far this summer we have…
*watched many different sunsets
*taught our children to cook something new
*made sea scape paintings on the beach
*volunteered to make sandwiches for a homeless shelter
*went to a local farm and made a variety of pies
*have taken our children to a Cold Play concert
*explored culture in NYC
*taken long walks and spoken about life and goals
*tried new things
*collected shells & beach glass
*watched the stars
*observed sea life
*had a weekly movie night
*making a summer photo movie
*made sea glass wooden photo frames & recipe boxes
*had a smores contest
*taught our children new things
*had a lunch/dinner picnics on the beach
*did fun things with family & friends
*helped someone in need
*had a lemonade stand donating half of the profits to a children’s charity
This is just to name a few, but the time you spend as a family is one in which you are creating everlasting memories! From simply doing things at home, a local park or area, even taking a family day/weekend trip, seek something new!
If you are one who is lost for ideas, check on Pinterest for endless things to do!
Enjoy and happy summer!
Take it from a Mom who knows!