Oh, those endless summers spent running through sprinklers, picnicking in parks and licking endless ice cream cones.
There’s a lot to be said for getting back to basics; especially when it’s cheap, easy and always a bucketful of fun.
This summer, COVID-19 restrictions mean we’ll be spending a lot more time at home. So, we’ve taken a trip down memory lane to share 50 “old school” summer activities that are easy to recreate with your family, and guaranteed to get everyone smiling. Have fun!
Decorate your bike: you can find all kinds of colourful accessories online, or use spray paint, paint pens, stickers and streamers that you already have.
Make a grass whistle
Look at creepy crawlies under a magnifying glass
Lie on your back and spot shapes in the clouds
Binge read a series
Play Pooh Sticks
Create a masterpiece on the wall, pavement or patio with sidewalk chalk