I volunteered to babysit this evening and wanted to do something interesting for the kids. It was also the perfect excuse to have some fun and not have anyone judge a 31-year-old for building a blanket fort.
Besides, I was inspired by this:
So I did a quick run-through of what I had lying around the house:
Bamboo pole? Check.
Heaps of pillows? Check. Check.
After figuring out the main structure, this was what I came up with:
Hardly pretty. I know. But you know what? My folks actually thought it was cool and most importantly, the kids enjoyed it.
I never imagined that it would feel quite warm in there though. Ah well, at least we lasted about an hour.