Let’s face it, due to current circumstances, many of us have not only had to adjust to working from home, but working from home while the kids are out of school. Keeping everyone fed, happy and entertained is no small feat. Check out our list of boredom busters below for ideas to try with the youngest members of the family.

• DIY crafts and science projects
• “Camping” in the yard with real gear or staying safe and sound in the living room using blanket forts
• Family game nights and movie nights
• Reading rewards and book reports
• Pick flowers and press them to make bookmarks
• Good, old-fashioned chores
• Cook or bake together
• Create fun treats like homemade ice cream or s’mores
• Art “class” featuring a fun, educational video online
• Scavenger hunt
• Letter writing to family members
• Make a card for someone
• Sidewalk art using chalk
• Create a storybook, complete with pictures
• Cut and paste collages using old magazines
• Freeze dance – play music and freeze when it’s turned off