Kids have boundless energy. It’s tough for them to be cooped up inside on rainy days. With these 10 fun ideas from Pinterest, you can keep them happy and engaged while stuck indoors.
While we do allow our children to watch a bit of television each day, when the rainy season rolls in, I like to save the television for when we have exhausted all of our other ideas for indoor rainy day fun.
We’ve tried puzzles, games and baking, which have been fun but are feeling a bit stale now. So, I’ve been looking for some creative new ideas.
While I used to head straight to Google for my searches, Pinterest wooed me away months ago. And, just as I anticipated when I sat down to search, Pinterest didn’t let me down in my hunt for some fun ideas for keeping my kids happy when trapped inside!
Here are some of the best ideas for rainy day indoor activities, straight from Pinterest:
There comes a point in every day that’s spent indoors when what you really need to do is just physically wear your kids out. This great game of indoor pickup sticks is sure to do the trick. (Original pin source)
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With just petroleum jelly, Kool-Aid and a little help from you, easily make your own lipgloss. (These would make great party favors for those birthday party goody bags.) (Original pin source)
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