Outdoor Activities for Kids: Meteor Shower

Tonight, August 12th is going to be an amazing opportunity to get your kids outdoors! After normal bedtime, the sky will literally be lit up with meteors thanks to the Perseid meteor shower that began July 17th and will last until approximately August 24th, according to Space.com. Peak showing, however,…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: Spring Fish

 This spring my squirt and I went dipping in a bioswale expecting to catch frogs and tadpoles. A bioswale, by definition, is a man-made landscape element designed to concentrate and collect surface runoff water. Since this body of water was developed by people there shouldn’t be any fish. With one quick…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: Rainbow Chasing

With spring officially here visions of warm weather, soggy days and mud dance through our heads. On the vernal (or spring) equinox our little squirt and I went outside chasing rainbows. We were lucky enough to catch a rainbow as it began to fade and admire its brilliant colors. Rainbows are…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: Giant Bubbles

My grandma had purchased us the “Bubble Thing” which was a kit that included a bubble loop and giant bubble mix; an all-in-one kit to creating humongous bubbles! Just this week we got the opportunity to try out it out, even though my grandmother had gotten it for her second birthday…

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Outdoor Activities: Pokemon Go

Our family has recently discovered Pokemon Go, an app on both the Android market and Apple market geared toward an audience of Pokemon lovers. Using augmented reality, Google maps and your phone’s camera, Pokemon appear as you walk around the world just waiting to be caught. As the Pokemon appear on your…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: River Ramble

Outdoor Activities for Kids

River Outdoor Activities for Kids We took full advantage of my day off on Monday and spent some time doing outdoor activities for kids in the river. Our little squirt absolutely LOVES the water and she has a blast exploring everything. We were equipped with her bathing suit, swimcap, reusable…

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