Category Archives: outdoor activity

More ABC’S in Food and Nature

For pancakes:   Plastic container squeeze bottle (like mustard and ketchup) Pancake batter, and griddle After you cook the pancake on one side turn it over. Using the squeeze bottle filled with a favorite flavor icing or topping print your child’s … Continue reading

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Art Fair for Charity

  Supplies needed: Art work plus clothesline and clothes pens or fence to display them Construction paper for making tickets, and advertisement posters Simple refreshments, with napkins and paper cut Decorations, streamers, balloons,etc. Tape record with music Card table or … Continue reading

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Outdoor Painting

This is one of my favorite activities with toddlers and Preschoolers.  It is so easy and they just love it.  Supplies needed: Small foam paint brush (disposable type) or a real small brush you don’t care about. A small bucket … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite

All my life I have heard that March comes in like a lamb or a lion.  For my family it came in like a lion and I am not talking about the wind.  My husband Ray went in for a … Continue reading

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Moving to Music

Supplies needed:  Plastic rings that surround the 6 pack of soda drinks.  Ribbons, crepe paper or newspaper (colored funnies work best) Cut out the 6 rings of plastic.  Let the child cut out the streamers of paper in strips of … Continue reading

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Making a Nature Bracelet

It is such a pretty day today it makes me want to go on a walk. I think I’ll grab the 2 preschoolers next door and we’ll make a bracelet. We’ll get in our exercise too. Supplies needed: masking tape … Continue reading

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Bubbles with a Flyswatter!

 We had a brief few days of winter, but now the weather is gorgeous! A beautiful day to get outside and blow some bubbles.  No need to go to store and by that stuff in a bottle.  Keep your money.  Mix ½ galloon … Continue reading

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