Ideas for the Perfect Family Staycation

If you didn’t get the chance to travel this summer because it’s not in the budget, don’t fret. There’s a new trend for budget-conscious families called a “staycation,” defined by Merriam-Webster as a vacation spent at home or nearby. So make the most of what you have and enjoy your backyard for all it has to offer! And in case you need some inspiration, here are a few last-minute ideas to get the ball rolling: Turn the house into a spa for a day or an island retreat Host a backyard picnic Throw a Hawaiian luau Plant a family garden Campout adventure in the backyard “Beach Day” by the pool