Outdoor Blocks for an Outdoor Setting!

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Natural Blocks are the current rage right now. What better place to drop them then in your outdoor setting.

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When our neighbor next door cut down a birch tree right beside us, the opportunity to have natural blocks fell right into our laps.

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Once you have your logs, you might use a miter saw for easy cutting.

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For larger logs, you can begin by using the miter saw sawing through as much as you are able. Follow up with a hand saw to take the cut through the rest of the way.

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Choose lots of different sized logs.

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To create lots of different sized blocks. Keep some blocks or logs large to develop those growing little muscles.

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Finally, place them in an outdoor setting for FUN outdoor play.

By Pamela J. Stefanich, Professional Family Child Care Provider