I love these super simple tips for summer. All of them are easy to do without costing you time or money.
Use an old men's tie to add a little something different to your floppy summer hat. Ribbon works well too but make sure it's not too wide. I used a pretty broach or pin to hold it in place. By doing that it also allows you to change it as you wish.
Here is a video and link to instructions for this adorable tic tac toe game. The best part is that the kids can make it themselves before you leave. That might give you extra time to pack!