Winter does not mean that you have to stay inside your house and hibernating until spring! You can still go out and do some fun activities with your family and friends. As much as we like cosying under the blanket all day long, getting out of your house for fresh air and taking part in some physical activity is great for your health and sanity, too.
Here are some fun activities to do during cold season as suggested by Snowscene. Remember to always keep your body covered with some layers of clothing before going outside, most importantly for kids. There are plenty of snow shops in Brisbane you can check out if you are looking for good, inexpensive and at the same time comfortable winter outfit.
1. Go Skiing
This is one of the top activities during winter months. Although the most appropriate age for this activity is five, kids as young as two or three are starting to revel in this activity as well. It is important to monitor your kids every now and them to keep them away from harm.
2. Go Ice Skating
This is the most popular winter activity for people almost any age range. Most kids even take ice skating lesson since it is the basic for sports such as figure skating, hockey, speed skating and ice dancing. Make sure to use proper safety gears for this activity and offer a hand to help with balance for beginners.
3. Go Build a Snowman
This is the most convenient activity for family and friend during holiday season because you can do it right at the comfort of your yard. For older kids, building a snowman might be too easy for you then you should try constructing an igloo! Encourage your kids to use more imagination and allow them to use their creativity.
4. Go Winter Picnic
Who said winter picnic is boring? Grab your blankets, sandwiches, hot soup in a thermos, set up a small tent, and bon fire together with your family, friends, or partner. This can also be a fun, cheap date ideas for lovers or couple.
5. Go Out and Take Pictures
If any of your family members loves photography, take them out on a photo expedition and take a picture of the winter landscape. Not only you get to spend quality time with them, both of you can also improve your photography skills.
There are still hundreds of fun activities you can do with family and friends. Go out, have fun and stay active!