Kids really do not need a guide to being kids. But with all the television viewing, movie watching, video game playing, Minecrafting, iPad'ing, iPhone app fiddling and other hi-tech this, that and the other — our kids are missing out on those oh-so-fleeting moments of childhood and trading them for a virtual existence. They are forgetting — or simply not learning — what it's like to be a human child living in the real world. And you know what? That sucks.
This summer we should let our kids embrace the dirty, messy, silly, skinned-knee-acquiring days of school break. As a reminder of what it's like to be a kid, here are 30 things to do this summer for kids, and adults!