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TIP: chenille bubble blowers make bigger bubbles....really?! must try!

Pipe Cleaner Bubble Blowers - Chenille bubble wands made from pipe cleaners make bigger bubbles. The chenille absorbs the solution which results in larger bubbles.

freeze things and let him hammer them out

Keep them busy for hours! A block of ice with treasures frozen inside and a hammer. Great for hot summer days!

Fun project for Clara in a year or two (rain painting).

Cute rainy day art project : drop food coloring on cardstock, lay it in the sprinkling rain and watch it splatter. We'll have lots of rainy days in Amsterdam!


Cardboard Box Plane - so easy and FUN! :: with a brief explanation of box plane parts! Sent this to my son in law for him to make for the children!

How to make bubble paint, a fun art activity for preschoolers.

let's get messy! Paint & dish soap - blow bubbles w straw until the bubbles go over cup onto paper. Pop the bubbles

Brilliant idea! "Magnetic Me" - little photo booth props are perfect for a metal tin and picture of your child. My kids would love this!

Creative Juice: {TUTORIAL} magnetic me using free photobooth props- Love this idea for a gift

Fill your yard with fun games and forts for the whole family to enjoy

13 DIY Backyard Games and Play Structures

The Shishkaball Ball-Drop Game is fun for kids (and grown-up kids)! Check out this list of 13 DIY backyard games and play structures from This Old House.

Tons of amazing free printable paper dolls!

How to make adorable paper doll activities with these free printable pages. These paper dolls include Princess Dolls, print and color, American Girl Doll, as well as fun dress ups accessories for your little girl. Paper dolls have passed the test of time…

Awesome play recipe  for homemade Bubble solution- produces TONS of bubbles!

Bubble recipe You'll need: 2 cups water cup liquid dish soap cup corn syrup large container for mixing. Pour all the ingredients into a large container and shake it up. Allow the bubbles to settle for a few minutes before using.