|Picture source: http://eastgwillimburywow.blogspot.com/2013/04/eastern-phoebewild-bird.html|
|This is a nest we found in our yard after a wind storm that has a lining of goat hair.|
Here’s a fun activity for your family to try from the book Miraculous, Magical Moments in Minutes: Over 500 Quick, Easy Activities for Adults and Children to Share by Becky Baxa (available in paper back and Kindle edition from Amazon.com)
Lay out short pieces of colorful yarn somewhere in your yard.
Ideas for yarn containers/placement:
Place the yarn in an empty plastic fruit container (from the produce department or any other
plastic container) or fill an unused suet cage and set it on top of a post or picnic table.
You could hang it on an iron shepherds hook that is not quite ready for your hanging flower
Yarn could be placed in a mesh bag (like oranges or potatoes come in from the grocery store) and
hang it from a tree branch.
Decorate a bush or small tree by draping colorful pieces of yarn over the branches.
Tip: make sure the yarn is placed high enough away from predators and somewhere where the birds
|Photo Source: http://www.fiberfarm.com/2011/03/the-first-day-of-spring|
|Photo source: http://cache.lionbrand.com/Newsletters/29178.html
What other signs of Spring can you find? Go on a Spring Scavenger Hunt!
Miraculous, Magical Moments in Minutes:
Over 500 Quick, Easy Activities for Adults and Children to Share