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I hate being bored and having bored kids pacing around the house.

Guess we'll just do some fun errands, cuz I got nothin' lol

no question, just a vent ;)

 
Zoeyis

Asked by Zoeyis at 11:51 AM on Sep. 12, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I hear ya! But I am broke and live 30 miles from the nearest set of stoplights, my daughter is home bored and needs to practice driving but no money for gas, shute there's no money for a sunday paper even...I really don't want to clean but it's all there is to do
    wheresthewayout

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 11:59 AM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • My kids don't complain they are bored because I find stuff for them to do like washing walls, scrubbing the floors, dusting the whole house, pulling weeds, etc. They quickly get unbored.
    I've actually started taking my own advice. When I start feeling bored I go find something to clean up. After about 10 minutes I'm a lot less bored, lol, and seem to be able to settle down and do something else (like read or knit). My kids usually go outside and play with their friends or find something to do in their rooms.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 12:25 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • come up with some cool arets and crafts to do
    britme1027

    Answer by britme1027 at 11:56 AM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Lol, I send mine outside to burn off energy!
    Memigen

    Answer by Memigen at 11:58 AM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Do crafts with them. Familyfun.go.com
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 12:06 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • @wheresthewayout... thats about where I am. There's really nothing to do. Its raining out and my kid is so bored he asked if we could go grocery shopping early...just to get out of the house, now thats BORED...lol
    Zoeyis

    Comment by Zoeyis (original poster) at 12:02 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

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