Giant Jenga Game!

Giant Jenga Game!

As you know, we are preparing our backyard for a “post wedding” party for my son and future daughter-in-law.

One day we were at brunch and the lounge had a giant Jenga game on the patio and everyone was having a super time!

My hubby and I looked at that, looked at each other, and said “we can make that“!!!

So…….

……..we did!

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…….with the help of our son, Nathan!

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This is so super-duper, crazy easy and inexpensive, but packs such an incredible “fun” punch!

Nathan and Mike (my hubby) bought eight 2x4x8’s for a grand total of $21!!!

We had the saw and electric sander.

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Nathan measured each game piece at 10.5 inches long (we will need 72 pieces).

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He cut…….I sanded…..then he sanded some more!

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That’s all there is to it!!!!

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EASY PEASY!!!

Mike and I played a game that night and it was so much fun!  It will be fantastic for the party and keep people entertained.

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Right now we have it setting on our outdoor coffee table but I’m keeping my eye out for a round table (so people don’t run the risk of hitting the corners).

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We had so much fun building this and I know we will have tons of fun enjoying it!!

Until next time………..

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Comments

  1. What a fabulous idea! I have to pin this so I can copy you :-)

    Patty

  2. I played this once with our grandson and quickly figured out I wasn’t very good at it! Love the picture of Nathan with the beer. He looks like he’s thinking ‘another fine mess you’ve gotten us into mom’ ;).

  3. Well that just looks like a blast!

  4. Angela,

    What a fun idea! This would be perfect for our back porch! Thanks for inspiring me today!

    Happy day!
    karianne

  5. justagirlabby :

    You are the funnest mom EVER! This is seriously so cool, and I can’t believe how easy it was. Thank you SO much for sharing!

    ~Abby =)

  6. Angie, you are the coolest mom and you have a great family to help put this together! Your backyard is looking fabulous! My daughter will be so lucky to marry into your family.

  7. We love Jenga…and what a great idea…I know you will have lots of fun with it!

  8. Ack! To much fun! I showed your post to Mr. B and he just loved it!

  9. oh my gosh, HOW FUN!!

  10. Oh, my family loved playing Jenga when the kids were young. I can see that this will be a big hit. What a fun idea!
    hugs,
    Jann

  11. Our neighbors play theirs on top of a cooler~

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