Monday, April 2, 2012

GET OUTSIDE! { APRIL Monthly Challenge}

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This is my first time hosting The Family Network’s Monthly Challenge! I am so excited! It’s a great challenge that we can all do! Here are some of the details :

My family loves to be outdoors together. We start in early spring getting everything ready for a whole season of outdoor living as much as possible! We get the gathering area ready:
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We enjoy watching the fruit trees bloom :
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Apples !

We get the strawberry patch weeded:
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We just got chickens and bunnies this year! So we are outside all the time watching them play and grow!
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We feed the birds there suet and also fill up the kids window feeders :
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We plant the window boxes :
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Of course we enjoy outdoor activities like riding bikes, wagon rides and playing on the trampoline and swingset exploring the woods is also fun!
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When it gets warmer out we lay on the trampoline and stargaze!
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This month we want to challenge you to :

GET OUTSIDE!!!!


Any day of April will do, choose an activity, plant a flower, stargaze, take a walk as a family, clean up trash, hang a birdfeeder, etc… then come and tell us what you did! What was your favorite part? What will you remember the most? We are making memories here!!!

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We cannot wait to be inspired by your ideas!

ENJOY!!!! Happy Parenting! Love, JL~

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2 comments:

  1. We love doing things outside together! Last night we took the kids for a late night walk, we went 3.5 miles. It was hot during the day so we figured night would be good. This coming weekend we plant to take the kids on a camping trip, it'll be the first time we've taken all three of them.

    Later this month we plan to take them to observe the stars with the telescope. We will probably do a few easy trails this month too, I can't do anything to crazy since my ankle is still recovering from the broken bone & torn ligament I received in our accident 4 months ago.

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  2. Oh my goodness prayers for your ankle! It sounds like you guys are having a blast outside! Have a great camping trip! Happy parenting! Love jl ;)

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Thanks for taking the time to comment! It helps me to know what to write about, what you like and what you don't like! Have a fantastic family day! :) Love, JL