The best entertainment we could find for under $1 was the large number of leaves in our front yard. We were finally able to tackle the leaves today and, as is common with most families, the kids wanted to play in the giant pile of leaves.
Interesting Facts About Today
Asher suggested that we ask one of our neighbors if we could collect their leaves on another day so we could play in them also. I told him we could do it for free. He suggested that we pay them $1 so we can make sure they will let us.
Playing in the leaves is a much better motivator to rake leaves than extra allowance money. As the pile got bigger, Asher was excited and started raking with me to speed up the process.
Finally, yes, Becs is wearing a leotard while playing in the leaves. She put it on right before picking up Ashe from school.