keep them busy...DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such.

10 Awesome Fort Ideas To Build With Your Kids -- hula hoop with thin sheets and small swimming pool would be great as the bottom on those hot, summer days.

I never knew thats how you did the other animals

29 Dollar-Store Finds That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer

Was dieser Mann in seinem Garten gebaut hat, ist GRANDIOS. Ein Riesenspaß und kinderleicht nachzumachen.

That is adorable! You could do this with any kids toy or plastic animal ... must remember this

Tossing paint filled eggs at canvas- SO FUN! I'm doing this the next time I make that big egg casserole with 18 eggs.

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Excavating dinosaurs from a block of ice! "Tallulah spent a good hour or more working on getting her dinosaurs out which in toddler time is like days." Truth.

Ice Cream kids toy. Fun!

Fun with water, great recycled plastic bottle project.

Sidewalk paint - 1 part cornstarch (1 c.), 1 part water (1 c.), food coloring, sponge brushes, mix cornstarch and water, add food coloring and mix!

Baby hospital hats preserved in a shadow box!

Healthy Snacks and Food Ideas for Toddlers – Toddler Ice Cube Tray Buffet

PVC waterfall:best idea for the summer!

How to Paint Plastic Outdoor Toys | The Happier Homemaker

15 Super Fun Baths for Kids! My little ones ask for these over and over again!

put a glow stick in a cup filled with water and tape the top.

One of the best toddler activity idea websites.The ideas are simple, educational and allow for creative exploration of the child's own world. Highly recommend.

Jellycat 'Bashful Dino' Stuffed Animal available at #Nordstrom

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