Our Seasonal Bucket Lists



*Clicking on each activity after there is a date next to it will take you to the blog post explaining how this activity went for us.



Summer Bucket List 2014
  1. Autism Awareness Walk 6/21
  2. visit a lighthouse 7/11
  3. camping in a tent
  4. boat ride 7/31
  5. family "non-board game" day 8/16
  6. glow-in-the dark-party
  7. go fishing
  8. walk the nature trail 7/5
  9. "kid movies" marathon day
  10. catch fireflies
  11. visit a new park/playground 7/2
  12. visit a splash pad
  13. pick up trash 7/14
  14. All day PJ day
  15. water balloon baseball 7/11
  16. find 5 geocaches
  17. visit the Octagon House 7/31
  18. visit a new zoo 7/20
  19. participate in a library event 6/25
  20. go strawberry picking 6/26
  21. chalk the whole driveway 7/6
  22. watch fireworks 7/4
  23. go barefoot all day 7/31
  24. make pretzels 7/26
  25. visit a town/city we have never been to 7/11
  26. Silly string fight 7/26
  27. go to the beach 6/28
  28. family bike ride 7/17
  29. go to the skate park 7/13
  30. watch a sun set





Winter Bucket List 2013

  1. make a snowman (outside) 12/27
  2. shoebox weaving 3/1
  3. ice candles 1/17
  4. make candles 3/6
  5. indoor camping 2/21
  6. write a winter themed story as a family
  7. Q-tip snowflakes 1/18
  8. paper snowflakes 1/2
  9. sock snowmen
  10. marshmallow igloos 1/11
  11. pop bottle penguins 1/27
  12. Grow icicle candy (rock candy)
  13.  make popcorn "snow"balls (or snowmen) 1/26
  14. walk a nature trail 2/18
  15. complete a whole coloring book
  16. board game day 2/15
  17. Mom VS kids on video games 3/8
  18. puppet show
  19. sledding/snowboarding 12/27
  20. make a fort 1/19
  21. snowball fight 1/5
  22. reverse meal day 
  23. cards/crafts at the senior center 2/14
  24.  make a cherry pie 3/8
  25.  pillow fight
  26. snow art 1/11
  27. visit the fire department 2/14
  28. boys cook dinner
  29. secret valentine  2/12
  30. dance party 2/8




Fall Bucket List
  1. Nature walk/ nature trail 9/28
  2. make popcorn balls 10/14
  3. make leaf people 11/17
  4. visit a cider mill 10/13
  5. family fall photo 11/29
  6. make caramel apples 10/6
  7. make an apple pie 10/18
  8. bake apples 12/20
  9. read a book as a family 11/17
  10. jump in a pile of leaves 11/9
  11. create nature pictures 10/5
  12. keep a thankful jar for 1 month 10/28-11/28
  13. make gingerbread monster cookies 10/26
  14. carve pumpkins 10/30
  15. flashlight walk 10/12
  16. Fall picnic 9/28
  17. walk a corn maze 10/13
  18. bonfire and s'mores 11/3
  19. pumpkin count walk 10/26
  20. go on a bat hunt10/18
  21. donate to our local food pantry 11/22
  22. bob for apples 10/18
  23. leaf art 11/17
  24. pick our own apples 10/13
  25. boys cook dinner 11/30 (this one was a hit during the summer)


Summer Bucket List
  1. Make s'mores 6/30
  2. read a book as a family 9/2
  3. plant a plant 5/18
  4. play sardines 8/30
  5. Play tag 7/28
  6. play twister 9/3
  7. corn on the cob eating contest 8/16
  8. reverse meal day 8/17
  9. camping in the backyard 8/9
  10. all day in PJ's 8/12
  11. scavenger hunt 8/11
  12. build a Lego city 9/3
  13. create & play a new board game 9/2
  14. go to a fair/carnival 8/15
  15. go fishing 9/3
  16. play videos games Mom VS kids 8/23
  17. go to the library 9/3
  18. play a game of kickball 8/16
  19. write a story as a family 8/9
  20. have a water balloon fight/ toss 8/26
  21. play mini golf 8/22
  22. melted crayon art 9/1
  23. play Pictionary 8/31
  24. go to a water park 7/11
  25. run through the sprinkler 8/24
  26. visit a fire department
  27. make sundaes 8/2
  28. make our own beanbags 9/2
  29. build a birdhouse 9/2
  30. create & run an obstacle course 8/31
  31. dress up & put on a play/skit 8/14
  32. complete a whole coloring book
  33. make a Summer Bucket List scrapbook