NYT Cooking: This classic stick-to-your-ribs stew is the ideal project for a chilly weekend. Beef, onion, carrots, potatoes and red wine come together in cozy harmony. If you are feeding a crowd, good news: It doubles (or triples) beautifully.
Beach Ball Race- kids work together to hold beach ball between their backs for the first leg of the race, then their sides, then elbows. The field Day Challenge is halfway down on web site & includes water relay, tricycle race, and tug-of-war. Check it out!