Life Love Larson: Summer Bucket List


Thursday, June 7, 2012

Summer Bucket List

It’s that time again.  A time to sit down with the kids and talk about all the fun things we want to do this summer.  We made a looooooooong list. 
The kids are well aware we might not get to everything on the list, but it will be a good reference on the days we feel like doing something other than go to the pool!
Here is our list so far:  the (K) & (D) are kid specific!
1.  Water balloon fight
2.  Backyard camping
3.  Make an apple pie (K)
4.  Look through old photo albums together
5.  Practice riding bike with no training wheels (D)
6.  Go to the Overland Park farmer’s market
7.  KC zoo
8.  Make sponge water balls
9.  Fly at kite at Heritage Park
10.  Go on picnics
11.  Visit the Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
12.  Go to the new Aquarium
13.  Go to the new Lego Land
14.  Summer photo shoot
15.  Make homemade popsicles
16.  Learn to write name (K) (she has the T & E down)
17.  Improve swimming skills
18.  Deanna Rose Farmstead
19.  Go to The Berry Patch and pick strawberries
20.  Make and play with sidewalk paint
21.  Put glow sticks in the bathtub
22.  Marble art project
23.  Have a “silly dressed” dinner
24.  Science experiment-density column
25.  READ, READ, READ (including more chapter books)
26.  Get through “K” on sight words list (D)
27.  Wonderscope Children’s Museum
28.  Cheap summer movie series
29.  Midland Railway Vintage Train Ride
30.  “Balloon” tennis
31.  Begin practicing "how to tie shoes” (D)
32.  Watch the Summer Olympics

Hope you are having a wonderful start to your summer!

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