How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.
Pinner says, "FINALLY A PIN THAT WORKED AND WAS AWESOME! Take a 2 liter soda bottle, and poke holes in it. Hook your hose up to it, toss over a tree branch (we made our own since no good branches nearby) and turn on the water!
Are the kids begging for a swing? Forget the expensive swing set, all you need to get is a used skateboard! This DIY project only takes around 20 minutes to complete. Just perfect for kids excited to have their very own swing!