10 Inexpensive Activities for Kids

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We all love putting together fun activities for our kids to play – but let’s face it – sometimes they can get pretty costly. Here is a list of 10 Inexpensive Activities for Kids using items you already have around your house or things you can pick up at the Dollar Tree¬† or local grocery store! From fun and simple sidewalk chalk games to painted rocks – we have enough activities here that will keep your kids busy during spring break and all summer!

10 Inexpensive Activities for Kids:

  1. Kool-Aid Playdough / 36 Avenue
  2. DIY Bath Crayons / Kiboomu
  3. Rock Crafts / Martha Stewart
  4. Sidewalk Chalk Games / No Time for Flash Cards
  5. Sidewalk Water Painting / Six Sisters Stuff
  6. DIY Kids Sandbox / Mama Smiles
  7. Marble Launch Game / Spoonful
  8. Frisbee Tic Tac Toe / A Turtle’s Life For Me
  9. Driveway Racetrack / Chocolate Cake Moments
  10. Homemade Sprinkler / Activities for Children and Teens

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  1. Hi Maria,

    Thank you for including my Driveway Racetrack idea in your post. I recently updated the site and all of my links broke. So frustrating! The link for how to create your own Driveway Racetrack is: http://www.chocolatecakemoments.com/summer-fun-idea-create-a-racetrack-on-the-driveway/


    Sue Kirchner
    Chief Fun Officer

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