10 Easy Summer Games to DIY

So your kids have exhausted the Slip 'N Slide, gotten tired of the basketball hoop and you signed them up for a summer camp that starts in August.

What's a mom to do?

While it might be tempting to splurge on some new summer games or toys, we've got a different idea--use what you've got at home to spice up your kid's summer routine! (If you do end up heading to the toy store, be sure to check out some of our budget-friendly favorites.)

We've scoured the web to find the most innovative, DIY takes on old-school games that are out there. Best of all, most of these games can be made from materials you have lying around the house, so there's no need to break the bank.

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