Creative Garden for Kids
Entertaining kids nowdays is not an easy task, specially when you want them to leave the video-game or computer to play outside. However, this challenge can become much easier with these eight creative ideas that will transform your garden in an attractive place for kids spend most of their time.
You can create nice pathways using some stones, paint and a bit of creativity. The options are endless and your kids will love to spend their time playing outside with their friends. You can create mazes, hopscoth and even lookalike game boards as checkers, Twister or tic tac toe.
Kids love drawing and this is a good idea to keep them entertained for a long time outside. You just need some chalkboard paint and a plane area to apply it. You can do it in a piece of wood, in a part of the fence or wall that surrounds your garden or even in stones on the floor.
Playground made of tires
This idea might be not so simple but it is definitely worth it. Tires make a nice and durable playground for kids of different ages and there are hundreds of ideas to use them.
Perfect to develop kid’s senses and motor skills besides their creativity, sandboxes are a nice option for the ones who doesn’t have a big garden but still wish to see their kids playing outside. Don’t forget to use a clean and appropriate type of sand!
Tents are a good idea for the ones who doesn’t want something permanent on the garden. You can buy a tent on shops (there are lots of options for kids) or do it yourself using some sticks, ropes and fabric. Remember to put lots of pillows to make it a comfortable place and let your kids use their imagination.
If you have kids full of energy, this is a nice option! You can find climbing stones on specialized sports shop and fix them in a wall or in the fence of your garden. If you have small kids, remember to be always with them!
Boys will love this idea! What about creating a nice mini raceway for their cars? You can use bricks or made it with concrete and use some wall paint to make de details.
Hula Hoop Playground
Easier than the tires option, hula hoops can also be used to create a colorful playground for kids. You can stick them on the ground to make tunnels and obstacles. Use a ball to play a different football or even create hopscotch with them.