Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids...An easy way to make your own scavenger hunt checklists. Use this one to practice opposites or come up with your own ideas!
40 Free or Nearly Free Summer Activities for Kids
List of toys that kids love for every age...great Christmas gift ideas for my nieces and nephews!
Ball Point Pen Sprinkler - this is genius!
Tired? Sad? Stressed? Here's how to reverse your bad day
The garden hose was attached with Tyvek tape to the bottle. Then they drilled a number of holes in the top of the bottle in all different directions. It worked great! I love that we did not spend any money on buying a new one, plus it only took the kids a few minuets to build. The kids loved running and playing in it.
homemade (2 liter cold drink bottles) sprinkler fun!
40 Places to Take your Kids Before They're Grown - most are in the US--it tells you at what age you can take them too
Balloon Avalanche. How awesome would be it be to wake up to this on your birthday!?
What a great list for any mom, grandmother, teacher, babysitter etc.
How to Find Anything- The magic word is #visibility!
This Web site is the brain child (forgive me – I couldn’t resist) of Dr. Eric Chudler at the University of Washington. There is an amazing amount of information on the site that is easy to read and interesting. This really is a cool place. For instance, on the section I link to below, several studies on taste are summarized. The studies are easily replicated by kids and would make a terrific science fair project. http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/coltaste.html
Great site for kids on the brain
This is PERFECT for summertime anti-boredom planning: 75 Things to do with your kids (many are FREE)..Traditions they will remember.
$15.00 this is the best thing ever. LED light changes color according to water temp. I think this would make the kids want to wash their hands more!
SO. FREAKING. COOL. 1/4" Mt Dew in bottle, add tiny bit of baking soda and 3 capfuls of hydrogen peroxide. Shake and it glows. Pour on sidewalk to "paint"...Who knew!?