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Random Stuff That Rocks: Backyard Family Activities

Wicked Big Sports Kickball

This GIGANTIC Kickball takes traditional kickball to the next level! Each kickball inflates to 20 inches in diameter – over two times the size of a traditional one! Everything you need to play a game comes in the set. Fun for all ages and skill levels.

$19.99 | Amazon

Leaf’d Box

This is an easy-to-follow plant kit that sends you carefully curated starter plants along with step-by-step instructions directly to your doorstep. Paired with an online curriculum and weekly virtual lessons, it gives you everything you need to start, revive or maintain your home garden this summer. Fun for the kids to try, and educational, too.

$49.99 – 179.99 |

Wicked Big Soccer Ball

This huge ball makes any backyard game more fun. You can play soccer or just kick the ball around. It’s hilarious watching little kids play with a ball that’s almost bigger than themselves! 

$12.99 | Amazon

Wicked Big Sports Versapong 

Grownups are allowed to have fun, too! Next time you have friends over, try this entertaining game of Versapong – an innovative and convenient way to play pong. The set includes everything you need, plus two pong racks that stand individually – so no table is needed! The compact case offers convenient storage and makes it easy to bring the game along for trips.  

$60 | Amazon

About The Author

Dasha Peipon

Dasha is originally from Ukraine (it’s in the heart of Europe, look it up on the map if you want!) and moved to Mississippi with her family in September 2017. Before that she lived in Massachusetts and Maryland. She guesses they have a thing for “M” states. She is a writer, an editor, a teacher and the type of mom that never sits still. Being part of Parents & Kids has been helpful for her goal of finding places to explore with her kids, getting plugged in and her family becoming true Mississippians.

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