Summer is just around the corner, kids are out of school and families look forward to outdoor fun and other recreational activities. To give you some ideas, here are 10 of our favorite Pinterest pins this week. Follow the Deseret News on Pinterest here.

Father’s Day ideas

Thinking about what to do with dad this weekend? Here are 28 ideas for gifts and activities. Even if you are looking for a last minute gift, this list has quick ideas you and even your kids can make.

Summer boredom busters

If you want to change things up each day of the week, here are fun ways to fill your days with different activities.

100 summer activities

Just so you don’t run out of options, we have a lengthy checklist of suggestions for kids and adults that range from making robots to pillow fights.

Pillow mattress

This pin suggests a way for you to make a comfy pillow for your children to use durning down time.

Sibling bonding suggestions

Because children will be spending a lot of time together, check out these tips to help encourage sibling love.

Lemonade stand printables

Help your kids work together and decorate their lemonade stand by using these smart printables.

Ice cream sundae piñata

A different and much cooler way to party, this idea will surprise your party guests when they find out what’s inside.

Disney Cars Land

If your ultimate goal is to get away this summer, plan to visit the new Disney theme park based on the Pixar movie “Cars.”

Outdoor movie night

Speaking of movies, you can bring the theater to your backyard in a simple and original way.

Euro 2012 soccer championship
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Check out the latest and most popular world soccer event of the year. If your kids play and watch soccer, this is a fun way to get your family together, make brackets and watch the game.