There are 130 ideas for children of all ages.
Chapters and a taste of their contents
1 Preparing Camp Granny - birthdays, stories, home made bubbles,
2 The Neighborhood Naturalist - explorer kit, bird watching, butterfly gardening
3 Kids in the Kitchen - recipes for critter cakes, fluffy clouds, salad party
4 Kitchen Garbage Garden - citrus trees, sprouting spuds, strawberry skirts
5 Kids in the Garden - recipes, bale planters,
6 Rainy Day Activities - puppet show, crafts, theatre, worm hotel, cards to make
Outboxes on many pages have more suggestions - books to read, more activities to do together, bird words, nature facts, nutrition tips, crafts,
Lovejoy's previous books are favorites, too - "Trowel & Error", "Sunflower Houses" and "Roots, Shoots, Buckets and Boots". Each one is delightful and informative with wonderful art.
Easy to buy for friends and family -
$15 from Workman Publishing$10 online