Safe and Cool: A Sunken Trampoline For Kids
A new idea is born for child safety, a sunken trampoline. Sunken trampolines seek to alleviate the safety issues while giving kids plenty of bouncing opportunities. Are they indeed safe ? A new fad, sunken trampolines provide hours of bouncing fun with fewer safety hazards. Their design buries the legs as the device blends into […]
Build an Outdoor Bowling Alley
The design for this alley makes it viable for a backyard, since it’s easily put together and taken apart for storage. No need to turn your entire yard into the local bowling alley! The tutorial for this project is quite thorough — it’s in French, but with a little Google translate and the excellent drawings that accompany the instructions, you should be fine.
DIY Kid's Play Platform & Jumping Stumps!
Disclaimer: How to 'DIY a Kid's Play Platform' probably seems a bit out of place, being that it's currently below freezing and everything has a blanket of snow on it, but here's the deal: I never shared this post this summer, and we're in the midst of laying flooring in our house, which means the house is under a blanket of dust and is currently WAY to messy to photograph and share. So until I can share flooring pics… here's our play platform! When we moved to this house I convinced the boys…
How to Make a Giant Outdoor Chalkboard
Inside: Step-by-step instructions with photos for how to make an outdoor chalkboard. The kids are going to love playing outside with this! Having fun things for the kiddos to do outside is a must and this outdoor chalkboard that we made for our lil' lady's birthday is a total hit! It gives her a place to be creative and draw without all the chalk on the ground, which ends up on our feet, which ends up all over our dark floors in the house --not cool. This outdoor chalkboard wasn't difficult…