Just in time for Earthday...bottlebowling7 by kirstenreese, via Flickr

Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting | Mess For Less @abday1 @coop89

Rainy Day Activity: Nerf Gun Shooting Range

Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle (occupies the kids for hours.) Great for rainy or hot summer days! Very cool idea!

Fun with water, great recycled plastic bottle project.

DIY Angry Birds Ball Toss Game For Kids - thingskidswant.com #angrybirds, #angrybirdsgame, #kidsangrybirds, #angrybirdsballtoss, #diyangrybirds

Homemade Bean Bag game tutorial. Awesome gift... my kids are getting them for Easter!



DIY ball run

Make your own sprinkler for this summer. Use duck tape to attach to hose and just stab holes into a 2 liter bottle. {makes so much more sense than those cheap sprinklers that break after a week's use!}

kid crafts

homemade fingerpaint

20 Toys To Make From Trash - I don't know if we need anymore junk or "trash" around this house but it sure would be fun to make them with my kiddo to give to them to the other family kiddos! Then we can just send the trash on over there! LOL

Washable spray paint for kids- what a fun way for kids to make art outside this Summer! Only takes seconds to make, too!

Time out bottles--I need one of these too!

What little boy wouldn't love this?!?!

Spiders hate peppermint! Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames. - interesting!I knew it helped keep mice away but i didnt know it worked for spiders too, ill have to try it # Pin++ for Pinterest # great-ideas

I will be glad I kept this... Parents of girls, take note. A small spray bottle with 2 TBSP of fabric softener, the rest water = "Doll Hairspray." Easy method for smoothing and renewing any doll's hair........I so need to try this

It's hard to resist the appeal of putt-ering around the yard on a weekend afternoon. All it takes to get a quick game underway is a few plastic practice golf balls and the following easy-to-make props.