as I stated in the past I paying about the same as before I join Republic but Republic lets me have a Smart Phone with data for about the same cost as a dumb phone on blue deathstar network.
as leadership in the cub scouts we teach the Scout Law which includes a “Scout is thrifty” so we are keeping our summer trips low key
1st up is an overnight on a Submarine (https://silversidesmuseum.org/) which will be followed by a day at an amusement park near by (https://www.miadventure.com/)
we will also attend a 3 day scout camp (day camp) and as he just gone up in rank (Webelos I) he will be doing a 3 night camp later this summer)
there will also be long weekends spent at my parents cabin in the woods near Newberry Mi.
there will be at least 1 weekend spent on Lake Erie at in-laws cottage in Ontario Canada