DIY & Improvement

You Can Transform That Old Backyard Trampoline Into An Isolated Retreat

How good does this sound right now?

Once upon a time, I wished for my very own trampoline so I could, you know, jump on it. When I took gymnastics as a kid, I loved trampoline time most of all, loved sailing through the air without concern for grace or coordination or form.

Now that I’m a 39-year-old mom trying to survive distance learning with my 5-year-old daughter, I wish for my very own trampoline so I can create one of those sweet isolated retreats I’ve been seeing on Facebook and Instagram and, you know, hide from my child.

Check out this trampoline tent, for example, made by Instagram user @_vscogals_, who had a trampoline sleepover with friends (pre-pandemic, of course):