Stuck inside on a rainy day? Why not build a blanket fort. Pull out all the chairs, blankets and pillows. Get cozy with your favourite book and drink and enjoy the afternoon with your kids.
To get the full recipe, visit Jelanie’s Shop blog.
Did you know that Centertown has outdoor movies? Check out the 2016 schedule here.
How to make the perfect s’more:
Place on the edge of the grill, away from the direct heat, to melt the chocolate. Meanwhile, skewer a jumbo marshmallow and hold over the heat, turning, until soft and toasted. Put the marshmallow on top of the chocolate, cover with another graham and gently press together as you slide off the skewer.
From the Food Network.
Ottawa is home to many beautiful bike paths. Here is a link to the cycling map.
Check out the website Fold N Fly for a large database on instructions for paper airplanes.
Here is a list of the top 10 sprinklers for kids 2016.
Amazon.ca has lots of options for water guns for less than $15.
Here is a list of the 15 best scary stories for kids.
Visit Ottawa’s Reptile Zoo.