I like this minus the sandpit

I like this minus the sandpit. I would have a small fire pit and sitting area

Awesome play area for littles - pic only

Covered kids entertainment area with sandbox, chalkboard and colorful ball tubes. I would add a top to the sand box too to keep the night animals out.

You might remember in this recent post about Treasure Hunt Soup, how Immy enjoyed the climbing challenge of the trunks of the trees we were pulling down (so we can replace a row of some awful pine/conifer variety with some more useful fruit trees). When I saw how much she enjoyed them, I was determined to use the trunks in our yard somehow but I wasn't sure exactly how. Then we started making plans for building a sandpit and it all started to fall into place. So here is how we made our…

Making our Wooden Sandpit

DIY sand pit, preschool playground, daycare playground, outside sandbox, DIY sandbox

Cement road painted black...so cute!                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Great way to get kids playing outdoors instead of a plastic, indoor track! The track is made of cement painted black.

Covered sandbox. Open and you have built in seats. Put your feet in the sand while your kids play in it.

37 Ridiculously Awesome Things To Do In Your Backyard This Summer

This is awesome. A covered sandbox -open and you have built in seats! Put your feet in the sand while your kids play in it