10 Fun TV-Free Things to Do!

Use the time that you and the rest of the family might spend in front of the TV to try out some new activities (11 Photos)

Sara Gauchat on Apr 18, 2012 at 12:00AM

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10 Fun TV-Free Things to Do!

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Everybody Get Campy

Sure, camping always sounds fun and exhilarating—but sometimes you have tiny family members who can’t be away from the house for long, or you might not have the time to make a trek out to the nearest campsite for just an overnight trip. The good news is that if you have a backyard, you’ve got a place to camp. Pitch a tent, stock up on sleeping bags, flashlights, munchies and other must-haves, and then forget for the evening that your actual bed is 300 yards away. Voila! Or Mom and Dad can stay housebound while the tweens brave the dark backyard with just their friends or siblings. Just try to remember not to lock them out…

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