Summer vacations have begun and school’s finally out - spelling sheer joy for kids and an utter dilemma for parents. Now that your young ones have so much free time, how do you keep them active and entertained throughout the holidays?
Well, fear not. We have a few parenting tips and tricks up our sleeve for summer family fun. Take a look!
Ask your kids to scribble down their list of fun destinations. It could be anything from a visit to an amusement park or a summer camping adventure. Plan it out together on a calendar, so your little ones know what’s in store for the holidays!
Summer is the perfect time to encourage your children to take up creative classes and active sports. Ask them what they’d like to pursue in their holidays, such as art classes, swimming lessons or cricket coaching. Creative and physical activities can build their imagination, hone a new talent and keep them fit and focused.
It’s easy for your kids to park themselves in front of the TV or get addicted to gadgets and gizmos in the holidays. During hot afternoons when they can’t ready head out to play, get them to paint, read books or take a trip to the library.
Just because it’s the holidays, doesn’t mean that your children can now be allowed to sleep late or make junk food a habit. Set a proper routine with their regular meal times, play times and bed times, to ensure structure and discipline.
Summer equals lots of ice-cream, candy and outdoor food. Now here’s where you should try to regulate their summer treats, and make sure they eat healthy. You can freeze fresh fruit juices to make popsicles, give them a dose of cooling summer drinks, or whip up colourful salads.
For an extra boost of immunity in the season, let them enjoy ActivKids Immuno Boosters. Your kids will definitely look forward to this nutrition-packed choco-bite with their meal!