DIY Wall Chess Board

If you’re into chess, this project’s for you. It’s one of those great pieces that serve both decorative and entertainment purposes. Don’t you just love multi-functional DIY pieces? It’s a project that you know is worth your time and effort. Plus, you can give this away as a present to your chess-loving friends. This DIY […]

Build Your Own Indoor Climbing Wall

Having health-conscious friends, I’ve been bullied into a gym membership when I was in my 20s. It was a fun experience. But as much as I want to continue doing it, I just don’t have the time anymore. I have three kids. In-between cooking dinner, play dates, ballet classes, and soccer games, going to the […]

DIY Garden Chess Board

Playing board games is a great way of spending quality time with the family. Not only do you get to bond with each other, but you are also able to stimulate the brain to think. These games are usually recommended for brain development and the enhancement of one’s critical thinking skills. Our family’s favorite among […]

How to Turn a Tire Into a Swing

Tire swings are a part of childhood. I have yet to meet a kid who doesn’t like tire swings. Whether it’s on the playground or in the backyard, playing in one is a fun experience.  Adults love them, too. There are a numerous versions of tire swings out there. The general rule is to make […]

Build a Rolling Pipe Slide For Your Backyard

As a parent, I am constantly looking out for fun activities for the kids. I’m pretty sure I’m not alone. In our backyard, we have a sandpit, a tepee, and two rubber swings. All these were DIY projects my husband and I made two summers ago. My children were happy with them until they got […]

How to Build Your Own Backyard Zip Line

I love ziplines. I had my first experience at a recreational camp and boy, it was a whole lot of fun! As expected, a lot of kids were into it. But you know what’s surprising? Adults were lining up, waiting for their turn, too! I guess it’s the exhilarating rush that you get, zipping fast, […]

Make an awesome skateboard swing for the kids!

Skateboard Swing

Do the kids want a swing at home? You don’t have to buy a swing set, just a used skateboard! Who says you need to spend a fortune to provide the little ones with fun outdoor play equipment? This DIY skateboard swing is a great alternative which is just as fun (maybe even more). Skateboards […]

Display your kids’ toy cars with one of these awesome storage ideas!

Do you have kids who love Hot Wheels and Matchbox cars? Or perhaps there’s a kid-at-heart in the household who collects these toy cars? Then this toy storage idea collection is for you! Anyone who lives with someone who just can’t seem to have enough toy cars would probably agree that it can be bothersome to see these small toys all […]

Build your own backyard bowling alley!

Backyard Bowling Alley

Whether you’re good at it or not, bowling is a fun thing to do with friends and family. But a session at an alley requires planning and isn’t a cheap outing! Why not build your own backyard alley you can use anytime? Got enough space in your backyard? Then it’s definitely a build worth the effort if […]

Build your kids a fun, no-sew teepee tent!

No-Sew Teepee Tent for Kids

Have your kids been asking you for a teepee tent? Look at buying one in stores and the price can be quite expensive – considering kids will outgrow the tent in no time! Of course, you can build one yourself but not everyone is enthusiastic about the sewing part in making a typical teepee tent… So here’s the easiest way to […]