Believe it or not, you don't have to go somewhere tropical or adventurous to have fun. You're probably like, Jackie, come on. Going somewhere during the summer is a must. While vacationing somewhere tropical and preferably with an ocean nearby sounds amazing, you can make summer the best by just having fun in your parents' backyard. Here are some ideas to use when you don't want to be a couch potato during the summer!
1. Paint Slip-and-Slide
Taking the coolest, easiest activity that we all did as kids, but stepping it up a notch. Instead of just water, add a few different neon colors of paint from Michael's and slide on down!
2. Night Bowling
Take some water bottles and drop some glow sticks in there, bada-bing, bada-boom, you've got yourself a homemade bowling alley!
3. D.I.Y. Pool!
If you've got some hay and tarp, you can make your own pool! How cool is this! Now, if only I had some hay...