Schools are out for the summer. Parents and caregivers are putting together plans for the kids. There are vacations, summer camps, some have older kids lined up to watch the younger children, visits with relatives, and some are still trying to figure it out. Summer vacation is both wonderful and challenging if you are the parent or caregiver for young children.
Despite your best laid plans there remains the age-old issue of how to deal with straight-up boredom. Which isn’t the worst thing- more on that later.