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Peanut Butter Pine Cone Bird Feeder

Peanut Butter Pine Cone Bird Feeder

Here’s a kids camping activity that is fun for kids of all ages, is easy to do and will attract nearby squirrels and a variety of birds. There are only 4 items needed… Pine Cones- Find them! That can be an activity in itself. Peanut Butter- Any will work, but unsalted is probably better…we don’t [...]

May 1, 2012 Kristopher Artz FUN 1

Photography Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Photography Scavenger Hunt for Kids

This past weekend we went camping with some friends. They also have two young girls, so I was really racking my brain for activities to keep them busy. Here is one that I came up with that was so much fun for both the girls and their parents. I have always liked scavenger hunts but [...]

April 26, 2012 Kristopher Artz FUN 2

Keep your Ankles Strong!

Keep your Ankles Strong!

Ankle and foot sprains are  the most common significant injuries that people experience while hiking.  Add the additional weight of a full or heavy backpack and it makes ankle strength training exercises all the more important. Of course, when I go hiking with my toddler, I inevitably am going to be carrying her for at least some of [...]

April 20, 2012 Kristopher Artz FUN, TRAINING 1