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Fun Spring Activities Checklist

The weather is warming up and everything’s turning green. Shed your winter coat and get started on this list of fun ways to enjoy the spring season.

The Great Outdoors

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    Plant something green

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    See the cherry blossoms

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    Have a picnic at the park

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    Find the first crocuses and snowdrops

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    Jog outside

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    Take a hike

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    Play softball

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    Ride a bike

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    Sit outside at a café

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    Visit a farm to see the animals

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    Walk on a deserted beach

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    Play a round of golf

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    Go horseback riding

Nostalgic

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    Fly a kite

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    Look for four-leaf clovers

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    Jump in puddles

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    Get dirt under your fingernails

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    Blow bubbles

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    Climb a tree

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    Find a playground and swing on the swings

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    Feed the ducks at a pond

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    Wade in a creek

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    Draw pictures on the sidewalk with chalk

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    Skip stones across a pond

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    Plan a spring break vacation

Eat and Drink

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    Roast a bunch of asparagus

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    Steam whole artichokes and eat them leaf by leaf

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    Bake cupcakes with pink (or lavender or yellow or baby blue) frosting

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    Eat a ripe apricot

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    Visit the farmers’ market and buy spinach and sugar snap peas

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    Pick strawberries

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    Eat jellybeans

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    Buy a package of Peeps

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    Mix up a pitcher of margaritas

Just Because

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    Listen to the rain

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    Watch bumblebees at work in a garden

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    Notice the trees budding

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    Spot a rainbow

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    Listen to the birds singing

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    Go bare-legged

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    Feel the sun on your face

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    Leave your windows open to catch a spring breeze

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    Pet a bunny

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    See all the Oscar-winning movies

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    Send someone other than your mom a Mother’s Day card

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    Wear open-toed shoes

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    Buy a fun umbrella

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    Visit the zoo

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    Decorate your home with fresh tulips and daffodils

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    Get caught in a spring shower