diy backyard teepee

DIY Backyard Teepee for Kids

Truthfully, I have been wanting to make a teepee for some time. So, last week while three grandsons were visiting, we made a TeePee for the backyard.  I’m not sure who was more excited about the project, me or the kids.  We gathered all the materials, trying to keep it as inexpensive as possible.  A […] Read more…

cake pops

Easy Flower Pound Cake Pops

We love adding special touches to every day tasks we do for our family.  These flower pound cake treats on a stick are fun, bite size and super fast to make and look really special. Read more…

Spaghetti Boats for Kids dinner

Make Spaghetti Boats for a Fun Family Dinner

Is spaghetti one of your basic go-to dinners?  Just like pizza, this is one of the kids most requested meals.  Well, we get a little tired of the same old, same old, so Kristin and I came up with a fun new way to serve spaghetti … and it’s a great idea for lunch or […] Read more…

super ball relay race kids game

Super Ball Relay Race Game

Our kids are always looking for something to do during the hot summer months.  Sometimes it helps to have a few ideas on the drawing board to help them get motivated to get outside and get moving.  Kids definitely need to get their exercise for both health and sanity reasons (for parents and siblings, right?). […] Read more…

water balloon pinata- the original creators

Water Balloon Pinata

This Water Balloon pinata is a fun way to cool off on a hot summer day. The kids love this and it gets them up and moving. Just be sure to only use a plastic bat for swinging at the pinata. Part of our Summer Fun guide of family activities. Items needed: Package of Balloons […] Read more…

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