My 12 year old dd is always talking about how she wished she was busy doing something to stay off the computer and phone.But there is nothing for her to do around here.She can't go outside because its raining.And she 12 years old so she doesn't play with toys anymore.What are some fun and/or active things for her to do and have quality time with herself?Answer Question
Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 12:42 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Answer by jennifer588 at 12:46 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
She could do crafts for herself, to sell, or for charity. She could find info on the web about making quilts for babies (Project Linus), knitting baby hats for babies in other countries that actually die because they don't have hats, knitting rectangles that are put together to make blankets for the homeless, sewing heart pillows for kids in the hospital, sewing walker and wheelchair storage pouches for people in assisted living centers, ect.
She could read books online. Colleges offer free courses including MIT and Stanford. They may have things for kids.
Answer by Gailll at 12:47 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Answer by kimberlyinberea at 12:48 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Family Fun has a good web site and would have ideas. Mothering Magazine has discussion boards and there are a lot of people that homeschool and are used to finding things for kids to do yearound. You could get more ideas there.
Answer by Gailll at 12:49 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Answer by Ati_13 at 12:54 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Answer by rkoloms at 4:12 PM on Jun. 5, 2010