The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) and National Park Trust (NPT) have joined forces to promote this year's National Kids to Parks Day scheduled for Saturday, May 18th. The NFLPA will join 17...
Kids can have fun anywhere, but even their lively imaginations can sometimes use a boost. Here are 20 great ideas for backyard play spaces you can buy or build.
Throughout my childhood we played pretty much everywhere including the streets. Much of our play was kid-generated games and “projects.” During my daughter’s childhood, play happened in vacant lots, creek beds, and backyards. Now my grandchildren play on “safe” playgrounds, and the older kids opt for skateboarding and dirt bikes. So it doesn’t surprise me to see that the use of playgrounds today is predominately by parents with young children. Most playgrounds are designed for older children but the older kids find them boring. Wouldn’t it be great if we could find a way to entice older children back to the playgrounds?
The makers of the world's most loved crooked playhouses now offer a creative wooden play structure to get your kids outside and active like never before. The new Kids Crooked Swing Set, part of the Adventure Series from Kids Crooked House, is a whimsical wooden climbing structure with two swings, slide and tire swing. Certified safe and full of crooked whimsy, this new heavy duty swing set will give your kids a lifetime of fun in their own backyard.