1. Life Size Dress Up Dolls
This looks serious fun, grab some pavement chalk and old clothes. Hours of fun!
A cross between a scavenger hunt and orienteering, available all over the country. Keep the kids fit and using their navigational skills. More information here.
3. Pick fruit and make jam
Get the kids out picking fruit then spend a very happy day making jam and jelly. You’ll be glad you did in the middle of winter when you can have your very own teaspoon of sunshine. YUMM.
4. Make a giant outdoor board game
All you need for this is a bit of flat space and tape – hours of fun thinking up the game and then playing – double win.
5. Make bird feeders
Have a look here for great ideas on DIY bird feeders. Not only do you get the fun of making the bird feeder you then get to sit back and watch the hilarious antics of the birds and the nice warm feeling of doing good.