You'll love our sensational ideas for enjoying the last days of summer -- all in the comfort of your own home.
Turn your home into a spa. You don't need to go to a pricey spa to rejuvenate your body and spirit. Create your own spa at home instead -- you'll feel refreshed and save money.
Go on a family cycling adventure. You don't have to be an avid (or experienced) biker to have a blast. For a safer adventure traverse local bike trails instead of hitting the streets.
Go fly a kite. Pack a kite or two with your picnic supplies and head to your favorite park for some family fun.
Plant a family garden. Share your passion for gardening with your kids while teaching them responsibility and patience.
Host a girls' night in. Kick back with your favorite girlfriends for an evening of fancy fun and surprisingly simple treats.
Have a field day. Rediscover freeze tag, red rover, and other games you used to play as a kid. Our variations make them more fun -- and secretly healthy -- for the whole family.
Plan a TV night. Whether you're a sucker for sitcoms or made-for-TV movies, a small screen event is the perfect occasion for a no-fuss dinner party with friends.
Host a Mexican patio party. Your guests will love these flavorful recipes -- and you'll love how easy it is to throw together.
Help your kids start a book club. Cultivate your child's creativity and love of reading with some of these easy ideas and projects.
Have fun with felt crafts. Let your little one practice their sewing skills with these easy felt projects they are sure to love, such as this precious pincushion, or a simple kid-sized tote.
Throw a Hawaiian luau. Transport your kids and their friends to the Hawaiian Islands with our tropical celebration, complete with invitation, decoration, and recipe ideas.
Create art for your home. Indulge your inner artist and show off your creative flair with a budget-friendly project, such as these modern re-used frames, or a personalized digital photo montage.
Create a bistro dining experience -- at home. Charm your dinner guests, or your family, with this effortlessly chic (and fun) menu.
Plan a pizza night. Enjoy a night in with these family-friendly recipes that are as fun to make as they are to eat.
Try a simple weekend project. Check out our editor's favorite get-organized weekend projects you can easily finish without spending a lot of time or money on them, like these cute under-bed drawers plus many more creative storage solutions.
Create an outdoor oasis. We've got plenty of ideas for creating a cozy retreat in your own backyard.
Set out on a reading adventure. Pack some treats, find a shaded spot, and embark on a reading adventure with these outdoor-themed books and activity ideas.