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11 Survival Tips for Summer Boredom

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Reorganize, Redecorate


Cleaning up isn't the most fun thing you can do during the summer, but it always feels great once it's done. Work with your kids to clean their room, get rid of old clothes and toys, and even rearrange the furniture and paint or redecorate if they've outgrown the old style and set-up. Decorating can be as simple as buying cheap bulletin boards and covering them with cool wrapping paper, photos, or magazine clippings. Try these organizing and decorating tips:

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