Kiddos :: 5 Nighttime Memory Making Ideas For This Summer

You’ll be spending your Summer days in the hot sun, but there’s no need for the memory making to stop there. When it cools off at night, it’s the perfect time to head outside with your family here’s a few ways to enjoy the great outdoors in your own backyard…

Star Gazing: You can use websites like THIS one, where the National Wildlife Federation has come up with star gazing activities that are provide education and entertainment. (photo source)

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Movie Night: Get cozy on quilts and blankets. Use a white sheet for a projector and twinkly lights to add festive flair. (photo source)

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Campfire: Gather round the fire to tell jokes, ghost stories and sing songs. Most importantly make a sweet treat like this Apple Pie Gourmet S’more! (photo source)

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Tenting: To camp in your backyard, all you need are some sheets and rope for clothesline… this picture is inspiring! (photo source)

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Glow in the Dark Bowling: Add glow sticks to water bottles and bowl the night away! (photo source)

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I hope you’ve been inspired to enjoy your family and the great outdoors this Summer, even when the sun goes down! Do you have a favorite nighttime outdoor family activity?

Happy Summer!

-Lacey

 

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