Backyard Olympics

Friday is the opening ceremonies for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. It’s so exciting to watch the sports and cheer for the athletes. It’s also fun to go out with the kids and have your own Olympic games in the back yard or local park. So let the games begin.   Obstacle Course This…

Zoo Keeper Week

Welcome everyone to Zoo Keeper Week. This week we’re focusing on fun at the zoo, or in your back yard. So ready, set, zoo. The first and most obvious thing you can do this week is go to your local zoo. Seeing all those animals is really exciting. Another great thing you can do is…

Picnic’s

This week were having a picnic. I know that some areas of the country are really hot right now so the idea of sitting outside is a little much. Consider having a living room picnic just as fun but possibly a bit cooler. Here are some basics you’ll need for your picnic excursion Something to…

Independence Week

This week we are celebrating our independence and our boredom busters are all about being outside with friends and family. Red Rover – All that is needed for this game is a large empty yard space so that two teams can line up 10 or more feet apart. Choose two team captains and then start…