13 rainy day spring inspired crafts for your toddler | #BabyCenterBlog
13 rainy day spring inspired crafts for your toddler
Side Walk Paint! A great summer time activity! Make this paint out of food coloring!
Broccoli and Cheese Mini Egg Omelets - I LOVE making these perfectly portioned mini egg omelets, EASY to make and reheat well.
Another Pinner said: This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizziness!!... Pretty sure we will be doing this soon! GENIUS!
HUGE list of activities for ages 1-4.
Cool whip + food coloring = Infant play paint.
Designed To Dwell: School's Out For the Summer! What a fun treat to have waiting for the kids when they get home from school, or the 1st day after.
40 ways to keep a toddler busy - probably the best list I've seen
Another pinner says: This takes you to the BEST blog I have ever read! Absolutely love, PLAY AT HOME MOM... she has about nine gajillion ideas on here....awesome.
What an incredibly wonderful Christmas decoration!!! Putting your child's Xmas wish list into the bauble each year...how fun would that be to go back to years past and see what was wished for!! Man I SOOOOOO flippin wish I had some of these incredible ideas when my kids were young!! WHY did Pintrest take so long to show up!!! :)
Kids' Christmas list in an ornament with the year. It would be so cool to go back and see what the children asked for years ago. Absolutely love this idea!
a cave of stars - just poke christmas lights through the top of an old box and add some pillows and snacks.
'100 Ways to entertain a toddler'. This Mom has fun (and funny) ideas to interest her toddler. She rates each with a grade to it's success. Good reference.
Crepe paper the door for Christmas so they have to bust out when they wake up. Santa's elves did this to make sure they stayed in their rooms. - I need to remember this in the future!
Great idea! Frames filled with cork board for kids artwork and writings
fruit kebobs for the kiddos
This finger paint was supposed to be eatable but my 1 1/2 year old spit it out and said YUCKY! Let me help you with this recipie because it came out lumpy for me. Take 1cup of cold water and desolve the corn starch THEN add it to the pot. Also I would try adding a packet of invisible Kool-aid next time to help it taste better. I will let you know if that works. -C
Homemade finger paints
supposed to be the best....This is the BEST BEST BEST play dough recipe you will ever find - I have used it for 8 years in my classroom. The kids absolutely love it. The recipe on this link is for a small batch - here is the classroom size batch, and we use a bit of baby oil in it as well to add a really smooth and soft texture. Parents rotate and bring us new play dough every week. The recipe: 4 cups water, 4 cups flour, 1 cup salt, 2 tablespoons cooking oil, 4 teaspoons cream of tartar, f...
This is supposed to be the best play dough recipe you will ever find. The recipe on this link is for a small batch - here is the classroom size batch, and we use a bit of baby oil in it as well to add a really smooth and soft texture. Parents rotate and bring us new play dough every week. The recipe: 4 cups water, 4 cups flour, 1 cup salt, 2 tablespoons cooking oil, 4 teaspoons cream of tartar, food coloring. Combine ingredients. Cook, stirring constantly, until most of the moisture is ab...
20 questions for your kids, beginning on their 3rd birthday ask them 20 questions and archive them. For the next 10 or so birthdays, keep asking them the same questions and see how the answers change.
What to Feed Your Toddler: 30 Great Meal Ideas - B L & D, 24 Great Snack Ideas! Plus Nutrition Tips!!