The solution? I created "Choose Your Own Adventure Day." I wrote about 20 possible options on slips of paper, put them in a hat and let the boys draw. Whatever they pulled out, that's what we did next. Here's how our day unfolded:
1. Return our books to the Woodneath Library.
2. Go to the zoo.
5. Get ice cream.
Some of the ones the boys didn't pick were: