An outdoor play space is the warm-weather antidote to a messy house. Here’s how one Southern California family created a modern, kid-friendly retreat in their backyard. I say add a bottle of wine and it is adult-friendly, too!
sand box around the fire pit- This is it, this is the one, serves as both a sandpit for the kids and a fire pit for mom and dad. We will never outgrow it. (Not at my kids ages I see them throwing the sand in the fire. But its a great idea!
Dream backyard for kiddos: Nearly buried trampoline, small wading pool and playground. Playground area and pool subject to pool upgrade or conversion to garden / water feature / backyard chill pad as the kids go tweens!