When your kids are out of school for summer break, things can become hectic. Schedules are thrown off, friends are out of reach, and over the course of those few months, “I’m bored!” is increasingly heard in homes all across the nation.
Once those ‘mid-summer boredom blues’ set in, they can be difficult to beat. Luckily, there are options available to you in Orange County, CA that can help your kids alleviate their boredom (and save your sanity, too).
The best summer days can, of course, be spent outdoors. You needn’t spend a lot of money to take your kids somewhere that they can learn and enjoy their time. A few low-cost things that you can do in O.C. in good weather include:
Less economical, but still an excellent and somewhat obvious choice, is any one of the multiple amusement parks, practically right on your doorstep. Orange County features amusement parks for all ages, such as:
With all of these options, your children’s ‘mid-summer boredom blues’ will melt away like their ice cream cones, turning those “I’m bored!” moments into exclamations of “Thanks, Mom! Now I’ll go clean my room!”
Well, maybe not- but at least they won’t be bored.