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    Default What are you doing these school holidays?

    I'm thinking of things we can do. We will probably go out a few times but I need some ideas for home. I have 4 kids and while they often go and play outside or inside with Legos etc fine however when it's 2 weeks with just each other they start fighting unless we have set activities.

    So far I thought of
    - Turning the lounge into a cubby and camping in there.
    - Finger painting
    - Making playdoh
    - Fire and roasting marshmallows out side
    - Movies and popcorn at home
    - The experiment with bicarbonate soda vinegar and food colour that was mentioned here the other day.

    What will you be doing with yours?

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    Getting out of the house as much as possible.

    Dh is on school holidays too, and during the school term im housebound with mr3 5-6 days a week, so we need to get out!

    At home we will bake, paint, playdoh, lego, lace and thread cards, buIlding obsticle coUrses around the house with pillows, chairs, sheets etc.

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    *Going to the movies
    * Fun station (kids indoor play centre)
    *Office works have kids art activities each day so doing a few of those
    * kids will be having sleepover at nans and probably their aunts
    * bus trip into the city

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    Oh great thread

    We will be going to the movies and the swim centre as payed activities!

    We would love to camp in the back yard but it's freezing here at the moment. So a fire in the backyard then "camping" in our lounge room. Going to nannas for a sleepover and hopefully having a sleep over about house with one of DS's friends. Lots of painting, baking, play doh, friends over! Plus a couple of lazy pj days in there too!

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    Taking a bus is a great idea I should take mine for a train ride!

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    Quote Originally Posted by austmum View Post
    Taking a bus is a great idea I should take mine for a train ride!
    We took the girls into the city on the train the other day. All we did was took the train in, walked to an icecream shop, caught a tram to a different station and took the train home again. they *loved* it!!!

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    So far we have had a sleepover at nanas, went bowling today, been to the movies, have 2 parties tomorrow, been to the movies and spending a few nights with a friend.

    Its a pretty busy holidays so far with 1 week left.

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    First week I'm working so ds will be going to vacation care....

    The week after he will probably catch up with his bestie....

    But we have a week until holidays.....

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    Dinosaurs, dinosaurs, dinosaurs. Who knew kids could become so obsessed with dinosaurs so we will be taking trips into the museum to look at the dinosaurs!
    Camping in the lounge room is a great idea!!

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    Working hard at the library! We are doing Olympic themed crafts, badge making, shrinky dinks, and getting in a puppet show and a magic show.

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