“Rain, rain go away
Come again another day.
Rain, rain go away
Little Johnny wants to play.”
Why can’t Johnny play? It has become all too common to view a wet, rainy day as nasty or boring with everyone having to stay cooped up inside, but why? Why not break free from the notion that rain is something to hide from and keep your kids indoors? Have we become so terrified of being wet and muddy that we are willing to deprive our child of the joys of puddle splashing and mud pies? Become a renegade, I dare you!
The sky (or puddles) are the limit to the fun that can be had by simply donning a raincoat, rain boots, an umbrella and maybe even a swimsuit. If you are brave enough to grab some shovels and buckets you are in for even more fun!
When you Google “Rainy Day Activities” there are hundreds of posts about what to do indoors on a rainy day, but I want to give you 10 ideas for what to do OUTSIDE on a rainy day with your Brainy Kids!
Tips for success:
(Take it from a mom who loves to be impulsive and seize fun moments when they happen)
My challenge to you is to break free of the notion that you have to stay inside and wish the rain away. Become a renegade and share your rebel ways and inspire others! What are some ways you enjoy a rainy day with your kids?