20 Things to do in Spring with Kids

things to do in spring

Spring is in full swing around here.  Where we live the weather is nice just about all year, but in the spring we basically live outside. Here is a list of the top 20 ways we enjoy spring. 20 Things to do in Spring with Kids Take lunch (breakfast or dinner) outside.  It doesn't have to be anything fancy.  Just throw down a blanket and plop down the lunch you've already made! Set up camp in the backyard.  It's fun and close to the bathroom. ;) Watch the trees.  This one is full of bees at the moment.  They are hard at work and so interesting to watch.  While we were laying there we also saw 3 different types of birds and a carpenter Continue Reading

SPRING Homemade Play Dough

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As promised here is my contribution to the Busy Bag Party.  We love homemade play dough and we love spring.  So why not combine the two? Spring Homemade Play Dough I picked up all the ingredients I needed to make 4 batches of my favorite homemade play dough and some green food coloring.  (I like the specialty food coloring sold in the cake decorating section.)  Little M and I spent all morning mixing up the play dough.  Once the play dough was cool I split it into 7 sections and bagged them up. In December I added a few Christmas accessories and the kids had a blast with it.  What better way to make spring play dough then to add a Continue Reading