Swim Goggles Craft

Swim Goggles Craft

Next to women’s gymnastics, swimming is my absolute favorite Olympic event to watch. And talk about an upset this past weekend…Phelps and Lochte certainly have a legitimate rivalry going on! Make your very own swim goggle craft with just two…

Hurdle Run

Hurdle Run

When I was thinking of fun Olympic Games we could play with the kids, I immediately knew I wanted to make hurdles of some kind. I remembered a post from the May 2012 issue of Family Fun magazine that used…

Javelin Throw

Javelin Throw

When I told my rough-and-tumble, daring husband that we were doing a javelin throw for one of our Olympic activities, his eyes got as wide as saucers. Our boys + Javelins = Assumed Extreme Harm. Don’t worry, this isn’t your…

Olympic Balance Beam

Olympic Balance Beam

The gymnastic events are my absolute favorite part of the Olympics! I enjoy watching the floor routines, but I especially love to watch the vaulting and balance beam routines. Although we certainly won’t be doing any handstands or back handsprings,…

Olympic Ring Toss

Olympic Ring Toss

With a little imagination, simple diving rings can be transformed into an Olympic event! Here’s what you’ll need:  diving rings; a 2-liter bottle filled with water, sand, or any other liquid (I used one filled with oil and water from…