Giant Dodgeball

Dodgeball is fun, but sometimes my teens throw too hard or too aggressively. I think it’s the Wheaties. Dodgeball is no fun if someone gets hurt, so if we want to play, we need some adjustments. One of the adjustments we use often is we play with yoga exercise balls. It adds a whole new…

Water Balloons 2.0

As promised in my Pirate Toss entry, here’s my post on non-water filled water balloons! I host a huge annual event on our Kick-Off weekend called Mess Fest, an event that is outrageous, messy (obviously), and a great draw for new youth and friends.  One of the things I use for several games at Mess…

Pirate Toss

  We’ve all played the old favorite toss – across game with our partner with an egg, water balloon, hand grenade (don’t judge my childhood), where we toss the object to a partner, take a step back and they toss it back to us.  Easy, safe, old, boring.  Spice it up, yo. Go to the…