pipe cleaners and strainer for busy time. Make sure your colander has large enough holes. 2yo liked pushing each pipe cleaner all the way through. Pipe cleaner ends kept jabbing him. No interest in making designs yet. Good Ideas, Kid Activities, Fine Motor Skills, Pipe Cleaners, For Kids, Kids Activities, Fine Motors Skills, Kids Business, Pipes Cleaners
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