hula hoop fortRemember collecting all the blankets you could find when you were younger in order to build a fort? Kids imaginations are amazing ... but not any more amazing than the imaginations of some of their parents who you might find pinning other fun fort ideas on Pinterest.

Maybe we're just fueled by the desire to keep all of our blankets on our beds, but the wildly popular hula hoop fort is a fun fort alternative that is sure to keep the kids busy this summer!

Or will it? 

Watch as I put together a hula hoop fort for my son only to see our project take an interesting turn:

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How would your kids like a hula hoop fort?


Images via Kat Bouska and Pinterest