Play room idea instead of couch. Simple stack of multiple fabric-covered foam pads. makes a cushy "sofa" in the playroom, and can be pulled apart for multiple sleepover guests, movie night pillows, or tumbling games, etc. Home decor design
How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.
Rainy day kids activities: Quick and Easy 15 Minute Kids Crafts that require no special skills or tools. PERFECT for beginning crafters and "non-crafty" parents - Carving out family time to create and bond is SO important!
Spring Crafts for Kids: Nest and Baby Bird Craft - Buggy and Buddy Spring Crafts for Kids: Nest and Birds Paper Craft ~ Buggy and Buddy Really want excellent tips on arts and crafts? Head to this fantastic info!
I'v done this before it is fun and it does make a great gift DIY teacup candles. So easy and fun and make a great gift. Search your local hand store for adorable tea cups and add your favorite scents to the melted wax, throw in a candle wic, and violla!