It is important for a family to spend time together and bond over a fun activity but sometimes as a parent you run out of ideas of what to do. Too much time spent in front of the TV, computer or playing video games is not healthy for kids so it is up to you to get them involved in some new family activities that will keep everyone happy. You can play outdoor games like kickball or dodge ball and if any of your kids are good at sports you can make separate teams and compete against each other.
If you don’t want to set up an organized game you can just do individual activities together like skating, freestyle scooters or biking on a trail. A long ride on a kids scooter or bicycle can be good exercise while spending quality time together. You can bike to the beach or the park and have more play time once you finally arrive. You can pack some food and have a picnic outside or hang out on the playground with the kids.
Even though most people assume that hiking is more of an adult activity, there are plenty of easy hikes that are available for kids to enjoy too. Look for a shorter trail without too much incline and you and your family can enjoy nature together and take in the view and the end of the trail. A hiking trail with a waterfall or a river can be especially exciting for kids and adults alike. Whether you play games, hop on a new scooter, or go on an easy hike your family will enjoy the time spent together and the chance to get out of the house and do something different. Your family will feel closer after a long day outdoors in the sun. Connect with Pulse Performance Scooters on Google+.Tags: family activities, outdoor activities, outdoor exercise