Summer Fun at Home!

One of the best things about home ownership is having fun and making memories in your very own home! With summer in full swing, don’t miss out on enjoying everything about your home, backyard, and neighborhood. Now is the perfect time to play with your kids or grandkids, have family and friends over, or just find a quiet spot in the shade for a nap. Check out these fun activities to enjoy right where you live.

Art Expressions – Set up outside and enjoy the beautiful weather while you paint and design your own creations. Try your hand at these fun projects.

  • Rock painting
  • Sidewalk chalk
  • Face painting
  • Pottery painting
  • Homemade playdough
  • Nature sketching
  • Jewelry making

Active At Home – You won’t even realize you’re getting exercise with these fun activities. Plus, for many of these you can recruit friends and family to join in.

  • Hopscotch
  • Croquet
  • Frisbee
  • Wiffle ball
  • Jump rope
  • Backyard yoga
  • Dancing on the deck

Neighborhood Adventures – Whether you live in a big or a small neighborhood, there’s bound to be great adventures right outside your door. Don’t overlook local fun.

  • Ride bike to the coffee shop
  • Walk to the library
  • Explore the park
  • Host a block party or movie night
  • Have dinner on a restaurant deck
  • Visit local historical places
  • Shop at the farmer’s market

Cool Treats – Summer is a great time to enjoy homemade treats. Load up your plate with goodies and head outside.

  • Homemade popsicles
  • Kabobs on the grill
  • Smores over the fire
  • Fruit smoothies
  • Outdoor tea party
  • Yogurt parfaits
  • Ice cream sundaes

Cleaning Fun – Who said cleaning isn’t fun? It’s especially fun when using water on a hot day! Get everyone involved and end with a water fight.

  • Car wash
  • Doggie wash
  • Toy/playground wash
  • Deck/porch cleanup
  • Wash windows
  • Paint the fence
  • Organize the garage

Rest and Relax – Summer wouldn’t be summer without a lazy day here and there! Unplug in your own backyard; no need to drive anywhere. 

  • Hammock napping
  • Front porch rocking
  • Chaise lounge sunbathing
  • Coffee on the deck
  • Stargazing on a clear night
  • Listening to music
  • Build a fire

Don’t love where you live? Let’s change that! Call me for your free professional consultation and strategy session. Need to sell in order to buy? No worries. First time home buyer? No problem. Downsizer or upsizer? I got you covered. There are lots of strategies to get you into your dream home. Don’t let another summer go by without finding your perfect home.


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