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Kids Tool Bench from Pottery Barn

Kids Tool Bench from Pottery Barn

This kids tool bench is a great place for the little ones to bang, build and learn

Make Your Tools Kid Friendly

Make Your Tools Kid Friendly

These 5 tips for making your tools kid friendly will have your kids clamoring to start their next project

How to Hang a Dartboard

How to Hang a Dartboard

With a basic driver and your kids help you can hang a dartboard in less than 5 minutes

An Inspiring Playground for Kids in Wheelchairs

An Inspiring Playground for Kids in Wheelchairs

A playground has been built to bring the fun of the outdoors to children in wheelchairs

How to Make a Backyard Zip Line

How to Make a Backyard Zip Line

Zip lines are fun for all ages and you can make this backyard zip line in a weekend

Build a Summer Camp Fishing Pole Holder

Build a Summer Camp Fishing Pole Holder

You just need a stump to build an easy fishing pole holder

Real World Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare from the X-Games

Real World Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare from the X-Games

Hot Wheels slot cars come to life in this real life double dare loop at the X Games

Build a Tire Swing This Summer

Build a Tire Swing This Summer

You just need a solid tree, old tire and strong rope to build a tire swing for summer fun

How a Sandbox Turned Into a Rockbox

How a Sandbox Turned Into a Rockbox

Where does that “play sand” come from? Consider switching to a rock box

Holiday Traditions: Thanksgiving Masking

Holiday Traditions: Thanksgiving Masking

In the early 1900’s the holiday tradition of Thanksgiving Masking precluded Halloween. Awesome photos of early American kids.

Family Projects from Lowe’s Creative Ideas

Family Projects from Lowe’s Creative Ideas

Check out the magazine, website and app for awesome project ideas

10 Ways Your Kids Can Help You DIY

10 Ways Your Kids Can Help You DIY

Your kids can help you on any do-it-yourself project.

Amazing Kids Science Project Ideas

Amazing Kids Science Project Ideas

Looking for inspiration? Here are our favorite science project ideas

Skateboard Wall Art

Skateboard Wall Art

The Art of Board turns recycled skateboard decks into tile for cool wall art

Encouraging Your Kid’s Inner Engineer

Encouraging Your Kid’s Inner Engineer

Nate Ball of Design Squad Nation shares his tips for kid engineers

Learn to Rope with a Steer Sawhorse

Learn to Rope with a Steer Sawhorse

Play rodeo for a day and learn to rope this steer sawhorse

Building a Watermelon Homestead for West Elm

Building a Watermelon Homestead for West Elm

We spent a summer evening carving a watermelon into a western homestead

5 Tool Skills to Learn Indoors

5 Tool Skills to Learn Indoors

You don’t need an outdoor space to learn these valuable tool skills

The Skate Torpedo for Kids

The Skate Torpedo for Kids

How fast can your toddler go???

Using Reclaimed Wood for a Playhouse

Using Reclaimed Wood for a Playhouse

Go green on kids projects like this playhouse built with reclaimed wood and windows

Forget the SUV with 3 Family Friendly Trucks

Forget the SUV with 3 Family Friendly Trucks

If you’ve got a Porsche and a kid on the way, you know some decisions need to be made. You could upgrade your Porsche to a Panamera or Cayenne but it’s likely you need to consider at the least a four door vehicle. We’ve got one little one and so […]

Every Kid Needs a Headlamp

Every Kid Needs a Headlamp

The Bot from Princeton Tec is perfect for night reading, exploring and fun kid camping

Build a Picnic Table for Outdoor Entertaining

Build a Picnic Table for Outdoor Entertaining

An outdoor picnic table adds a classic touch to any patio or yard space and creates an inviting spot for outdoor meals

Kidrobot Goes Do-It-Yourself With MUNNYWORLD

Kidrobot Goes Do-It-Yourself With MUNNYWORLD

Get creative and design your own Kidrobot MUNNYWORLD figures

Mother’s Day Garden Tote

Mother’s Day Garden Tote

The perfect Mothers Day gift that’s lasted 13 years

Interview: Brandy Vause – Art Historian and Museum Educator

Interview: Brandy Vause – Art Historian and Museum Educator

Learn how to get your child interested in art and keep their imagination flowing

Transform a Plastic Trash Can Into a Home Recycling Bin

Transform a Plastic Trash Can Into a Home Recycling Bin

Label and plastic trash can for your own recycling bin