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30 Days of Play in September

by Rebecca Eanes on Sep 1st, 2016

It’s time to say goodbye to summer and hello to fall again. Fall is a wonderful time of year because the temperatures are mild, the foliage is beautiful, and there are plenty of opportunities for play! Here are 30 ideas to kick off fall the playful way.

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1. Go apple picking, and then make this delicious apple cinnamon fruit leather by Baked by Rachel.

2. Enjoy those milder temperatures with a game of outdoor basketball or flag football.

3. Go on an evening walk together and find a good spot to watch the sun set.

4. These chalkboard pumpkins make a great front porch decoration for the season, and they double as a fun draw-a-face activity for the kids! Grab the supplies and do this fun project together this weekend.

5. Labor Day is September 5th. Use the day off to make one of these Labor Day crafts from SheKnows.

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6. Build a fire and roast marshmallows or make S’mores. It’s the perfect occasion to cozy up and tell stories!

7. This leaf matching game from Smiling Like Sunshine is a fun activity for little tots.

8. How about a game of Twister? A giant version on the lawn? What a great party game, or a fun way to spend a weekend afternoon. Instructions at Instructables.

9. How long has it been since you played with paper dolls? Find lots of options at Printable Paper Dolls and have fun!

10. Play hide and seek!

More play ideas on page 2...

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