Whether you’re heading to a family reunion in the woods or sticking around the house… summer means a whole lot of free time. Of course we all love lazy, summer days in theory, but when afternoon boredom kicks in, it’s helpful for any supermom to have a few tricks up her sleeve. Be sure to pin this list away where you’ll have it handy when you need it!
No. 1 See how to hold your own super-fun, bubble blowing contest! | No. 2 Next time your kid’s cry, “I’m Bored!” hand them this. | No. 3 Remember Aimee’s genius swim teacher appreciation gift idea? Have your kids help you make it. | No. 4 Heading on a campout or staying closer to home? Either way, make your own patches for kids to earn as they get involved with some of the chores — you’ll be surprised how well it works!