One extra kid I can just about handle, but when my son mentioned that he wanted to have a “proper sleepover” with a few friends,my first thought was, “I’m not going to get any sleep.” My second thought was, “My house is going to be destroyed.”

Alas, slumber parties were a childhood staple of mine. My friends would bring their sleeping bags, and we’d stay up all night laughing and watching tons of movies. They’re memories I’ll never forget, so of course, I wouldn’t deny them to my own son. Instead, I went to scouring the internet for potential sleepover games and activities that I knew they’d love, but most importantly, would wear them out so we could all get some sleep.

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Here are eleven sleepover games, activities and craft ideas that are low key, will keep the kids busy and are not too terribly messy.

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