1. Build a Moving Target for Nerf Guns

    Over the weekend, my husband had the idea that it would be fun to build a moving target for the boys to use with their Nerf guns.  He was envisioning…

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  2. Lego Fun Friday: Bridge Building Challenge

    It's time for LEGO® Fun Friday! This is the building challenge for today (announced at the end of the last Lego Fun Friday post):  Build a bridge out of LEGO®'s!…

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  3. Learning about Reptiles with a Russian Tortoise

    For Christmas this year, we gave the boys a hatchling box turtle.  We are studying land animals this year with Exploring Creation with Zoology Vol. 3 from Apologia (Amazon Affiliate link).…

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  4. Lego Math: How Many Legos Does it Weigh?

    Yesterday Gresham and I had so much fun with LEGO®'s and math!  We made a balance using a clothes hanger (I saw the idea on Kids Activities Blog), but instead…

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  5. Lego Fun Friday: Build the Most Durable Vehicle (And develop a way to test it!)

    It's time for LEGO® Fun Friday! Last week, I announced our challenge - to build the most durable vehicle and develop a way to test it.  One way to test…

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  6. DIY Marble Bowling Game

    DIY Marble Bowling with Pencil Eraser Pins Last spring, we sold our home and moved into a larger home, which we actually purchased from friends.  Their kids are older than…

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  7. Lego Building Challenge: Build the Most Durable Vehicle (And develop a way to test it!)

    This week on LEGO® Fun Friday, we have a very "boy-ly" challenge! (You know, like girly, except for boys - boyly!)  This challenge was inspired by Yvonne who commented on our…

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  8. Exploring Nature with Kids by Observing and Sketching

    After being more or less at home for 11 days in a row with sick children (we got out a few times to get library books and buy more tissues!)…

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  9. Bean Bag Knock Down Game

    Here's an idea for active indoor play - a bean bag knock down game!  What boy doesn't like to knock things down? Last weekend, the boys were all sick, and…

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  10. Lego Fun Friday: Build Something from a Book

    It's time for LEGO® Fun Friday! LEGO® Fun Friday is a weekly feature on Frugal Fun for Boys.  Last Friday I announced our building challenge:  Build something from a book.…

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