Top 5 Cheap Thrills For lil' Guys and Girls

Keep Them Entertained Without Breaking the Bank

Picture it: the sun is shining and all you want to do is sit and soak up some rays, with a good read in one hand and a cold one in the other. Instead, a certain someone is tugging on your sleeve, saying, "I'm borrrrred! I'm borrrrred!" Or it's pouring and you're climbing the walls, looking for new and inexpensive ways to entertain your lil' prince(ss).

Try these tips on for size:

As an established parenting writer and a trusted voice within the autism community, Julie M Green is a freelance writer and featured blogger at Huffington Post and Yummy Mummy Club. Her articles have appeared in a variety of publications, including Today's Parent, Globe and Mail and Parents Canada. ​She lives in Toronto with her Irish hubby, a crazy bulldog, and an amazing 8-year-old son with autism.