Take a Mini-Camping Trip!
For the family that enjoys the outdoors, try this idea for fun bonding time: turn your backyard into a vacation hot spot! Parents and kids alike will love setting up a tent, telling stories, and eating camping food. Not only does this activity teach kids to plan ahead and be prepared, but it allows the whole family to enjoy a "staycation"—as you spend quality time together, at the low, low price of ... free!
What You Need:
- Camp food: turkey dogs, hot dog buns, beans, veggies and dip, lemonade, and water
- Sleeping bags and pillows
- Bug spray (optional)