Outdoor Fun

Fingerprint Flower Pots

My sister-in-law made these awesome fingerprint and thumbprint flowers pots for me one year. She snuck my kids over to her house for a…

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Forcing Bulbs

One of life’s simple pleasures is upcyling. Saving something from the landfill is a noble effort. Repurposing things from your house or items you…

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Planting Garlic

As he was twisting open a jar of minced garlic, my grandpa would claim “eating garlic puts hair on your chest.” He’d scoop out…

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Grow an Animal Garden

When kids take ownership of their garden, it’s a beautiful thing. I’m a big advocate of letting kids pick out their own plants, giving…

Create your own fun, inside or out, with a flashlight.

Flashlight Puppets

You can create flashlight puppets both inside and out. Then, take it one step further and turn it into story time. It’s fun to…

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Play Ultimate Frisbee

Ultimate Frisbee is a great game to do during any season.  This game is like of mix of soccer (lots of running) and football…