Summer, summer, summer! Can you smell the sunscreen and fresh cut grass now. Surprise some summer dreaming kiddos with summer fun gift baskets made up from among the 35 suggestions found here.
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Summer Fun Gift Baskets Ideas
2. Bug/Critter Catcher House-Summer is a great time to check out the fireflies and other insects that enjoy flitting in the summer sun. The Backyard Exploration Critter Case will make a great temporary shelter for your finds.
3. Construction Paper
4. Dominoes-The kids will have hours of fun with this Click N’ Play 300-piece 100% Real Wooden Domino Blocks Set.
5. Flashlight or Head Lamp
6. Frisbee or other Flying Disc-The Nite Ize Flashflight LED Light Up Flying Disc, Glow in the Dark for Night Games is perfect for any time of day.
7. Fun Kid’s Beach Towel
9. Hot Wheels
10. Dive Sticks- These Water Sports Dive Sticks will have them getting great exercise while reaching for the depths.
11. Inflatable Beach Ball-These balls are great for both the beach and the yard. Fun to see how long two or three people can keep the ball in the air working together.
13. Kid’s Size Garden Digging Tools- The Little Garden Tool Box 14pc Set comes with a handy tool tote.
15. Jump Rope
16. Monster Clompers-Leave creature tracks in the dirt and sand or just stomp around with these ALEX Toys Active Play Monster Clompers.
17. Nerf Football such as the Nerf Fire Vision Ignite Football which glows in the dark when it is thrown. Great to night play.
Summer Fun Gift Basket Additions
18. Plastic Bowling Set
19. Plastic Bucket and Shovel
20. Pool Noodles
21. Popsicle Maker-The Tovolo Groovy Ice Pop Molds are consistently rated very highly.
22. Ring Toss Game
23. Sidewalk Chalk
24. Sidewalk Paint The Crayola; Washable Neon Sidewalk Paint And Outdoor Art Tools will bring out the kiddos inner artist.
25. Silly Putty
27. Sweet Glow the Dark Basketball- The Wilson NCAA Illuminator, Glow in the Dark Basketball, 28.5″ is great for those long summer days.
28. Squirt Gun
29. Stencils-Kids can have a blast drawing on the driveway with their chalk and the ALEX Toys Artist Studio Sidewalk Mandala.
31. Sun Sensitive Paper-This Tedco 8″ X 10″ Sun Art Paper Kit – 15 sheets will work great.
33. Water Shoes
34. Water Sprinkler. The Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Blossom Bright Sprinklerwill mesmerize the kiddos.
Good containers to stick the surprise goodies in include leftover Easter baskets, metal drink tubs, storage boxes and laundry baskets. Be sure and take pictures of the happy faces on the receiving end of your thoughtful gift.
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