4 Apps for Summer Weekend Fun!

4 apps for summer weekend fun, Mindful Family, Mindful Living Network
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Do you need some ideas for a weekend adventure? These apps may be just what youÔÇÖve been looking for! With a simple tap on your smartphone, you can find cool things for you and your family to enjoy in your own town as well as safety tips for your┬áweekend excursions. Check out these apps for summer weekend fun below for more information.

4 Apps for Summer Weekend Fun

Day trip app

You donÔÇÖt have to go on a vacation to a far away destination to relax. You can take a day trip around your own town and explore new places with the Field Trip app. The app ÔÇťruns in the background on your phoneÔÇŁ and when youÔÇÖre close to something interesting ÔÇťit pops up a card with details about the location.ÔÇŁ You can find more information here.

Family fun activity app

If you need a fun family activity for this weekend, try an app like Yuggler. You can search for events based on your childrenÔÇÖs age, the cost of admission, and whether the event or activity is indoors or outdoors. You can also choose activities based on categories (such as educational activities, camps, sports, playgrounds, nature fun, shows, and animal attractions). If youÔÇÖre interested in learning more check out this website.

Outdoor safety app

From camping to sailing, if you and your kids are going to spend a lot of time in the great outdoors, consider downloading the Survival Guide app. This app will help you build a fire on your camping trip, find edible plants in the wild, and identify dangerous animals. If someone gets hurt while youÔÇÖre hiking, this app offers basic survival medical tips. And if you need help out at sea, the app also provides open sea survival tips. More information about the Survival Guide app is listed here.┬á

Sun protection app

If you do decide to you spend the weekend out in the sun youÔÇÖll need a special app to protect your loved ones from dangerous sun UV rays. One app you should consider is UVLens. This app will tell you the UV forecast for the day for your location. It will also tell you at what time youÔÇÖll need to apply sun protection and what level of protection youÔÇÖll need (such as sunblock, sunglasses, hats for sun protection, or clothing for sun protection). Check out more information at the UVLens website.


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