When the shine of the holidays has faded and our kids are left to make their own fun, things can get a little crazy. If you’re stuck on what to do with all the extra time that winter break leaves, we’ve got you covered! Our fun checklist will have your kids working hard to check all the boxes and they’ll be having a blast while they play, work, and explore.
Have a good, old fashioned, snowball fight!
Shovel or sweep a neighbor’s walkway
Build an indoor obstacle course
“Cook” with snow; snow cones, snow ice cream…
Build a fort, inside or outside
Offer to walk neighbor’s dogs or do other small jobs
Cut up old magazines to create works of art. Use a theme like “design the playground of your dreams”
Snow coloring with spray bottles of colored water
Make a bird feeder
Do a house project: clean out a closet or cabinet
Create a reading challenge
Celebrate something with a party: National Spaghetti Day, National Bubble Bath Day...so many things to celebrate!
Plan a “Noon” Year’s Eve party with a party that counts down to noon instead of midnight
Collect donations from neighbors and friends to take to a shelter
Choose a recipe to make together