Studio 5 Contributor Mary Hamilton outlines a handful of summer games.
1. Faux Bow: a crossbow that it safe to use and can launch a long distance.
2. Djubi: launching balls like slingshots and catching them in nets.
3. Easy Rider scooters: complete with an extension that makes it perfect for kids or adults.
4. Horsey Hopper: a cross between a Hippity Hop and a horse.
5. Swingball: a portable version of tetherball.
6. Color Me Rocket: paint your own rocket.
7. Spinmallow: an electric marshmallow roaster, complete with faux wood handle and built in light.
You can find these toys and games at many smaller toy retailers. We found many of ours at Three Little Monkeys, www.3littlemonkeys.com in Fruit Heights.