Tuesday afternoon, Beth had a parachute toy thing, and we had a park with leaves, and I went and got some rakes, and...
We didn't throw the kids up. :-) We lifted the cloth and buried them. Then they got out and we flipped the leaves up. We did it three or four times. It was great.
Here are Robin Yaeger's photos of that, each a thumbnail portal to a larger image:
From Holly's photos:
Ravi did this, on our first two attempts, before we discovered someone needed to pull the parachute away so the leaves could fall: