A family garden
The garden is also filled with loads of areas for the kids to play and explore. The two older children have their own gardens which they designed themselves and which they add to each year with new features and plants. The most recent addition,a mud pie kitchen area was added behind the shed. We also try to add new features every year – some permanent, some temporary – such as a dinosaur tire garden, climbing bean teepee, wild-flower border & sun-flower alley .
Originally I wasn't planning to throw a party for Abe's third birthday. I just figured we'd do something fun that day to make it special. Then there was talk of us going camping sometime around the end of August. A camping party sounded like fun, so the wheels started spinning. The camping thing never panned out, so when I asked Abe what kind of party he wanted "Dinosaurs!" was his immediate answer. I threw the invites together in Photoshop, although I can't take credit for the design. I…
DIY Toy Car Tunnel
What great fun this would be. Make a tunnel for the kid's toy cars and trucks using PVC pipe, a few river rocks and some mulch. The brick road with painted lines makes it all so authentic. I would