Playing Outdoors

Buying Wooden Playhouses

Buying wooden playhouses

Would like to build a wooden playhouse for your kids but are worried that you don’t have all of the required tools or skills? There are books, plans and tutorials on building a playhouse but If you have only rudimentary carpentry skills and a few tools that most of us keep in our homes, you […]

Building Wooden Playhouses

Building wooden playhouses

To a child, there’s something magical about having their own playhouse. Whether you have it in their bedroom, playroom, outside in the back yard or up in a tree, it becomes a place to let their imagination run wild. It also becomes their special place that is their’s alone. Wooden playhouses are more like the […]

Plastic Playhouses

Plastic playhouse with girl

We recently talked about Wooden vs Plastic Playhouses. In that article we discussed some of the pros and cons of each type of construction and things to consider before buying a hideout for your kids to play in. This article focusses on plastic playhouses, the primary manufacturers and the wide range of designs being offered. […]

Gym Dandy Spinning Teeter Totter

Gym Dandy Spinning Teeter Totter

This outdoor toy takes all of your fond memories of an old-fashioned seesaw and turns it into a virtual backyard carnival ride. The Gym Dandy Spinning Teeter Totter is more like a self-propelled version of the Flying Bobs amusement park ride than a typical backyard toy. It goes up. It goes down. And, it spins […]