With winter break underway, some of you may be wondering what are some fun, inexpensive ways to keep the kids entertained while they are out of school. We at Oregon Tutor are here to help! We have come up with a list of fun, inexpensive ways to kids entertained without having to travel too far out of town.
1. Christmas Lights
It's not a proper winter break if you haven't gone around to see the Christmas light displays all throughout the Eugene/Springfield area. Whether it be driving by them in your car or walking around the neighborhood, it is something your kids are sure to enjoy. Check out this site for a list of the best lights displays around Lane County.
Crafts are a fun, creative way to mentally stimulate your kids, as well as bond with them. They can also be a fun way to decorate the house for the holidays. If you need some craft ideas, check out our Pinterest board, Family Crafts.
3. Board Games
A good way to beat the chill this winter break is to curl up and play a board game with the family. There is nothing like having a cup of hot cocoa and snacks while playing game of Monopoly with your family.
Cooking is a fun way to bond with the family and make life long memories, all while teaching your kids an important life skill. Feeling creative and adventurous? Try creating a new recipe with random ingredients around the house. Need some cooking inspiration? Check put our Pinterest board, Fun with Food.