Another Pinner said: "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizziness!!" Looks like a lot of fun! Saving this one for a rainy day... (or a cranky one!)

Paint in ziplock bags, taped to table. Great distraction, no mess!

Recipe for fun and fluffy Rainbow Soap Foam for open-ended Sensory Play from Fun at Home with Kids

This was awesome! Place milk in shallow dish- add drops of food coloring. Now grab a *magic* toothpick. What? You don’t know where to buy magic toothpicks?? Just dip the end in dish soap & touch the milk with it. Colors instantly shoot out at lightning speed creating a wake of rainbows! Try dipping the toothpick in the color first and then the milk and you’ll make rings. Do not drink the milk ;)

10 Ways to keep a toddler busy with everyday household materials you probably already have on hand

Edible water beads; a safer alternative to traditional water bead play. These are easy to make SO FUN!

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120+ activities for 1-4 year olds

Alka Seltzer Blob Bottles!! - Such a great craft to do with kids! Need: 1 Liter (or any size) bottle, regular water, cooking oil, food coloring, and Alka Seltzer. Pour 3 quarters of a cup of water into the bottle, then fill the bottle the rest of the way up with your cooking oil. Next you want to wait for a little bit or until the water has settled at the bottom of the bottle and the oil at the top of it. Then pick your favorite color and pour about 8 drops of the food coloring into the ...

Popped Bubble Art: I've done this activity with my kids a few times now and it never fails to fascinate them - and me! Simply color bubble mix with food coloring and blow bubbles onto paper - as the bubbles land and pop, they create beautiful works of art. It goes without saying that this project is best done outdoors. A great one for those lazy summer afternoons.

50 Montessori Activities for 2 Year Olds @ Happy Learning Education Ideas

DIY Project for your train-loving, car-racing kid. Hours of fun!

salt art

DIY Ball Maze! For hours of fun!

fun activity that takes a minute to set up keeps kids busy for an hour

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1 tbsp cornstarch, 4-6 pumps baby shampoo, 2-3 drops food coloring, 1-2 tsp water = bathtub paint

Bath Time Rain Cloud - what a fun, modern bath toy

The FLOUR game! Another pinner said "grew up playing this game almost every family night. we LOVED it! I haven't remembered it for years until seeing here on pinterest!" This looks like a fun tradition to start. Haha a shift ice breaker for sure!