My friend has something very similiar to this on a large tree trunk out side her kitchen window. It really is very sweet...she actually also has a few small windows and door lamp that lights up. I just find the whole thing charming and I am sure a small child would find delightful.
Easy Bulb Markers Have you ever planted bulbs in fall only to forget about them? Avoid slicing into the planting with a shovel in spring — mark where your bulbs are hiding with plastic golf tees. These bright reminders will stay put so you can prevent damage.