3 Kid-Friendly Projects To DIY This Summer

"We're bored!" A few weeks into summer vacation and the kids have no idea what to do with themselves. Turns out there are some easy DIY projects that can also be educational! But, don't tell the kids that! Here are a few of the most popular kid-friendly projects featured at our new website, The Snug!
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Portrait of a group of children making a human pyramid
Portrait of a group of children making a human pyramid

"We're bored!" A few weeks into summer vacation and the kids have no idea what to do with themselves. Turns out there are some easy DIY projects that can also be educational! But, don't tell the kids that! Here are a few of the most popular kid-friendly projects featured at our new website, The Snug!

1. Mushy, sensory play projects

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Homemade "Flubber" is a surprisingly easy DIY and the end result is something the kids can play with all summer long! Read more on this how-to and see a few of our other favorite mushy DIYs VIA The Snug.

2. Mason jar firefly lantern

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Anything that glows will get you points with the kids! Get this cool DIY done with some glow-in-the-dark paint from the craft store. Everything you need for this project VIA The Snug.

3. Tree swing

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You'll have to make a cameo for the parts of this project that require tools, but this is another one where the end result is something the kids can enjoy all summer long! Read more VIA The Snug.

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