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50 Things To Do This Summer

1st swimming lessons last summer 

It will be officially summer in just a few days but to start off this week, lets turn up the heat with some toddler activities.  I’ve been noticing around the “blogosphere” that everyone is sharing some amazing fun and frugal ideas to do this summer and I want to join in too!   Today I’m sharing my 50 things we are planning on doing this summer. I can’t wait to enjoy the summer with my little guy! :-)

  1. Color
  2. Water Balloon Target Practice 
  3. Go to library story time
  4. Read books
  5. Make mud pies 
  6. Play with toys on the toy aisle
  7. Run through the sprinkler
  8. Bathtub Fishing 
  9. Play My First Board Game
  10. Visit a pet store
  11. Blow Bubbles
  12. Visit a museum
  13. Make a fort in the living room
  14. Have a park play date
  15. Make paper airplanes
  16. Visit a petting zoo
  17. Catch fireflies
  18. Bean Bag Toss 
  19. Toddler Shoe Game
  20. Pots and Pan’s Puzzles 
  21. Finger Paint 
  22. Watch fireworks
  23. Make popsicles
  24. Go swimming
  25. Go to the beach
  26. Build with blocks
  27. Mommy date
  28. Daddy date
  29. Go to the art studio
  30. Peek-a-boo house 
  31. Collect rocks in a basket
  32. Dance to music
  33. Put on a puppet show
  34. Plant a vegetable plant together
  35. Play hide and go seek
  36. Make and try on paper hats
  37. Give a piggy back ride
  38. Go to the airport to watch the airplanes land and take off
  39. Glue shapes onto paper
  40. Act out a story from a book
  41. Make a super-hero cape
  42. Sing songs
  43. Sensory Bucket
  44. Toddler Gymnastics
  45. Dog Toddler Pack 
  46. Mud Play dough 
  47. Joshua and the Battle at Jericho 
  48. David and Goliath 
  49. Noah’s Ark Boat 
  50. Make green eggs and ham 

Thank you to the following blogs who helped me make my list! :-)

What fun things do you have planned this summer? 

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  1. It’s such a good idea to make a list like this of all the things you want to do over summer. I always find that summertime flies by so quickly that you want to be sure to leave no regrets. Great idea/reminder!!
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    • I was really encouraged by all the other blogs out there that have done it. I only have one little guy and this is the first summer he can do more things. I’m really looking forward to our list of activities!

  2. This is a GREAT list!! While I no longer have toddlers, I’m so glad you linked this up with me this week to be an encouragement to other moms of little ones! Hope you get to enjoy some of these summertime activities this week!!
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    • Thank you for hosting a link up for families! It’s tough sometimes coming up with things to do but a go to list is so helpful for stay at home moms! :) Thanks for stopping by K!

    • Thanks Kaye! It looks like you had some fun with your grandson week too! Thanks for stopping by today! We certainly are looking forward to a great summer!

  3. I’m a sucker for a good list! I must admit, bathtub fishing sounds like a blast!
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