Snowflake Volleyball

Snowflake Volleyball

If it’s awfully cold out and you’re looking for something active to do inside on a blustery day, make a volleyball court out of the largest room in your building or home! All you need is a long piece of white yarn, duct tape, and a couple of large white balloons,...
Take a Hike and Bring GORP

Take a Hike and Bring GORP

When was the last time you got out in nature and walked under tall trees? Nothing calms the soul like looking up – at treetops overhead – and looking down – at a path you are following – as well as looking around – at something OTHER than a computer or TV screen!...
Beach Party . . . in January

Beach Party . . . in January

This idea is tons more fun if it’s a harsh winter, with heavy snowfall and below-zero wind chills . . . because you’re inviting your guests to an indoor beach party they won’t soon forget.   Tell everyone to wear their swimsuits or other beach attire, sunglasses,...
Breakfast Kidnap Party

Breakfast Kidnap Party

This works really well for kids, but it’s tremendous fun with grown-ups, especially hard-working moms and dads who NEVER get a Saturday morning adventure.   Plan a Saturday morning “breakfast kidnap party.” It may or may not be to mark someone’s birthday. You...