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repurpose a play pen into a toddler bed. Check out how on my blog :-)

BEST KID PIN EVER! 100 Things You Can Purchase from the Dollar Tree and Use in Play. this is a GREAT site. i need to visit a dollar tree :)

Huge "water bed" giant sensory bag. Best outside activity ever! A whole day of fun for under ten dollars!

Why Toddlers Throw Temper Tantrums- this is one of the best articles I have ever read on how to react to tantrums because they aren't all the same, so why should our reactions be?

Pack & Play Remake- Simply cut out the mesh. Careful to not cut on supporting seams. Add sheets/blankets and you have a toddler bed! The sheet on top is simply held by the mobile that came with it. Extend the life of your Pack n Play and save money. Plus it can be used a a tent or embellish the sides for a cool fort! Graco should produce these!

Busy Board for toddlers

Travel Beds for Toddlers and Kids - 6 options + different price points. ModernMommyhood.com

Pack and play repurposed.

If your kids like going on their own adventures, send them out in search for Leprechauns! Just remember to make these special Leprechaun Binoculars before you go searching. Designer Dawn shows you how to put them together.

10 Chore Ideas for Toddlers -- Love these practical ideas for teaching your children to enjoy doing chores. Plus, some chore ideas you may not have thought of assigning to a young child. Great list!

Regalo My Cot Portable Toddler Bed, Pink - The Regalo My Cot is a child's size portable sleeping cot with so many uses. It's great for the home, grandma's house, sleepovers, camping, the beach or daycare. It has a durable all steel frame with ... - Toddler Beds - Baby - $24.88

This is a MUST READ! Learn how to structure the day for a toddler. @ AVirtuousWoman.org

ikea hack: MYO activity tower so you can have toddlers help you in the kitchen!

DIY play kitchen

Scented Edible No-Cook Fingerpaint Recipe for Babies and Toddlers from Fun at Home with Kids

Toddler bed

This adorable kid-size dome tent was made from hula hoops and bed sheets. The whole project cost less than $10!

LOVE THESE! Natural and logical consequences - a few of these are just too smart to forget.

My awesome husband's variation on the DIY Play yard or play pen instructions we found here on Pinterest. The picture is ours, the link takes you to the website we used as a guideline.

10+ Activities For Busy Toddlers