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Redneck water bed! Tarp and duct tape

large piece of thick clear painter's tarp folded in half, taped shut with a hole on one side. Fill with water (and food coloring for more fun) tape hole shut and let the kids have fun! I'm thinking of adding foam sea creatures.

When the kids are bored... They can pull out an activity!

Keeping summertime boredom at bay...

Boredom out the window! Bored-Things making this! And Allie and I are going to make a prayer bucket of sticks like my mom has.but we're gonna put faces on the tops of the sticks so the kids can see who they're praying for too:)

Diary of a Preppy Mom: Summer Boredom Buster: DIY Slip N Slide - This will be happening

DIY Slip N slide! Plastic sheet from Home Depot, tent stakes, baby soap, and PVC pipe sprinkler.

For camping or late nights at the beach? Leave 1/4 of Mountain dew in bottle (just dont drink it all), add a tiny bit of baking soda and 3 caps of peroxide.  Put the lid on and shake - voila! Homemade glow stick (bottle) solution. - Click image to find more DIY  Crafts Pinterest pins" data-componentType="MODAL_PIN

THIS is why I dont drink mountain dew! ~~~~~Leave of Mountain dew in bottle (just don't drink it all), add a tiny bit of baking soda and 3 caps of peroxide. Put the lid on and shake - Homemade glow stick (bottle) solution! kids would love this!

glow in dark water blob

Clinker Truffles

GLOWING Water Blob - Perfect for a Summer's Night Party! SO much FUN! Full tutorial on site including the safe non-toxic glow mixture!the boys would love this.would do it outside for sure. Great for camping at home activities.

Save a fortune with this DIY water table!

DIY Water Table with Water Toys - Plastic Pool on Plastic Crates. I'd probably do ours in green or blue. This also looks like the more feasible diy water table option for me, as I'd have to borrow tools to make any of the other tables!

This definitely looks like summer fun to us! Make little holes in an empty plastic bottle and attach it to a garden hose.

Easy DIY Sprinkler First, drill holes into a bottle. Then using duct tape, attach the bottle to a garden hose. Turn on the water for a short-term sprinkler.