DIY Star Garland

Patriotic Star Garland to Make for Your Backyard This star garland is so easy to make and it is a visual treat for any backyard event. Even if you aren’t having a party it will give your outside space a new energy and a nice touch of patriotism. It can be strung between trees, porch […] Read more…

Octopus Tag Outdoor Family Game

Octopus Tag Rules If you’ve never played Octopus Tag, now is the time to try this fun outdoor game. It can be played by all ages and even the adults can have fun. A great family game for all ages.  It’s a great game for family get-togethers or for a party game. For additional fun, […] Read more…

10 Best Homemade Craft Recipes

Sometimes we all need a bit of fun. Kids especially are looking for fun things and to keep them busy sometimes we have to conjure up the fun ourselves. To help in this endeavor, we have gathered a bunch of Craft Recipes that you can make at a moment’s notice. Fun that you can create […] Read more…

DIY $1 Pool Noodle Sprinkler

In case you haven’t noticed … we love all the things you can make using inexpensive pool noodles.  We purchase our foam noodles from the Dollar Store so they are the perfect go-to material when making something fun for the kids to do.  Pool noodle crafts are great for outdoor summer fun games and activities […] Read more…

DIY Outdoor Ball Toss Game

Games are always at the top of our list for outdoor fun during the summer months.  Kids need to get the exercise and if they have some fun activities they are bound to spend more time getting some sunshine and fresh air. We love creating games using fun items that we have repurposed for additional […] Read more…

Pool Noodle Sailboat

Sail, sail away.  This little sailboat is sure to please any little girl or boy for hours of fun and play.  It’s an easy summer craft project that the kids can even help make. We made our sail from a starry red fabric that was actually a scarf from the Dollar Store.  So, if the […] Read more…

Easy Patriotic Star Cupcakes for the 4th of July

I love the 4th of July!  Yes, we celebrate our Independence on that day, but more than being a national holiday it is a day that family and friends celebrate getting together.  Since the holiday is in July, it’s the perfect time for cookouts and outdoor gatherings.  I love the food and themes that go […] Read more…

Ultimate Pool Noodle Sprinkler

As you’ve probably noticed .. here at ZiggityZoom we love making family fun projects from pool noodles from the Dollar Store! If you buy your pool noodles from the Dollar store, this is an inexpensive $5 sprinkler.  Since it’s now the middle of summer, this is the perfect pool noodle project that combines both fun […] Read more…

Our Favorite Water Balloon Activities

Water balloons are perfect for creating some summer fun.  Kristin and I love coming up with fun ideas for family parties and just general fun for the kids.  This Summer keep kids busy without breaking the bank.  Summertime is a time to be outdoors and we love coming up with creative play for families and […] Read more…

3 Favorite Water Balloon Activities

This Summer keep kids busy without breaking the bank.  Summertime is a time to be outdoors and we love coming up with creative play for families and kids.  Some of our favorite summer family activities involve water!  No surprise there. It’s inexpensive fun and you can create these play scenarios in your own backyard. Perfect […] Read more…

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