Off Topic: Entertaining a Young Child for $1 or Less

Many of us are taking vacation time with our kids before school starts back in a couple of weeks, and are wondering – “what will this kid like to do?” in the back of our mind.  Whether you’re working with a known quantity (like your own kids) or an unknown quantity (your nieces/nephews from far away), Lifehacker has you covered with a post called “Ten Ways to Entertain Young Children for $1 or Less (Without the TV)”  I’ll be using some of these next time I find myself with time to kill with my son – too much TV in my house lately.