I gave Nathan his dream come true for Father’s Day this year… I tied up all the kids!
We created for him a secret code treasure hunt, where each to the next clue. There were riddles, puzzles, trivia questions, letter games to solve, counting to do, hidden things to find, and a string obstacle course he had to get through. I even wrote a little song as a clue for one! The kids had a blast!
Sorry, Nathan, in my head it was far more idyllic and charming.
They did love it, though!
They helped me get it ready:
It was how we spent the day, and we had great fun the whole time (when we were not in time out).
I think everyone was relieved when the treasure hunt game ended with dessert.
Because the only thing better than dessert is bedtime!
If there’s any present I could give Nathan, it would be a quiet house for half an hour for him to get some writing done, my husband who writes musicals: