Simple steps to build your own backyard rink. I saw kids playing hockey on one with a bonds fire to warm up and thought their parents must be awesome!
Build your own backyard ice rink
Get the stink out! ~This is exactly how I clean my son's gear. I've always been leery of washing the gloves though, now I'll try them too.
how to wash hockey equipment
Pool Party Cake Toppers
Pool Party Cake | Cake boss
101 Cheap, Entertaining Child and Family Activities for the Summer and spring
Outside Activity Cube. (Use a big cardboard box—turn inside out to hide any printing and write right on the cardboard.)
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Hockey Stick Loft Bed built by Don M. "I recently finished designing and constructing a rugged-looking hockey themed loft for my son that incorporated 103 hockey sticks and 22 pucks."
If only I knew this when I was in 3rd grade!
25 Rules for Mothers of Sons 1. Teach him the words for how he feels. 2. Be a cheerleader for his life 3. Teach him how to do laundry 4. Read to him and read with him. 5. Encourage him to dance. 6. Make sure he has examples of good men who are powerful because of their brains, their determination, and their integrity. 7. Make sure he has examples of women who are beautiful because of their brains, their determination, and their integrity 8. Be an example of a beautiful woman with brains, determination, and integrity. 9. Teach him to have manners 10. Give him something to believe in 11. Teach him that there are times when you need to be gentle 12. Let him ruin his clothes 13. Learn how to throw a football 14. Go outside with him 15. Let him lose 16. Give him opportunities to help others 17. Remind him that practice makes perfect. 18. Answer him when he asks, "Why?" 19. Always carry band-aids and wipes on you. 20. Let his dad teach him how to do things 21. Give him something to release his energy 22. Build him forts 23. Take him to new places 24. Kiss him 25. Be home base
My boys are awesome. SO BLESSED to call them mine.
for little boys.