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{Play} Easter Egg Dye Crayon Resist Art & Kids Co-Op Playdate Linky

April 6, 2012 in All Posts, Kids Co-op Linky Playdate, Play, Toddler Activities

Welcome to The Kid’s Co-op Weekly Playdate! This is my first week as a hostess and I’m thrilled to be bringing you an opportunity to share your best play ideas from the week and a place to browse for new inspiration. Since this is our first playdate together, I don’t have any highlights from last week’s […]

{Play} Crayon Bowling

November 29, 2011 in All Posts, Play, Toddler Activities

We’ve been indoors so much lately and the cabin fever is starting to set in.  While it seems like Jane would love to color until the end of time, we seem to reach that point more quickly if that’s all we’re doing.  So we grabbed our crayons and turned them into bowling pins! Materials Avocado […]

{Play} Butterflies and Binoculars | More Paper Roll Ideas

June 17, 2011 in All Posts, Play, Toddler Activities

I guess we’ve been on a “roll” lately. Last week was telescopes, this week it’s butterfly finger puppets (and room decor) and binoculars. Butterfly Finger Puppets Materials toilet paper roll tubes (or paper towel roll tubes cut in half) construction paper or coffee filters (the cone type) pipe cleaners crayons (or markers, paint or stickers) […]

{Play} Spring Fever | Part I

March 11, 2011 in All Posts, Play, Toddler Activities

It’s starting to feel like Spring around here and with Daylight Savings only a day away, we’re going to have a lot more time for fun in the evenings after work and before bedtime! On a spring fever morning before work this week, I stopped in to Office Depot looking for a card reader for […]

{Celebrate} The Simplest Homemade Wrapping Paper

February 16, 2011 in All Posts, Celebrate, Play, Toddler Activities

Completely enamored by Chloe’s new fragrance, Love, Chloe, I bought my own Valentine’s present this year.  (Well, Hubby also got me something).  But buying your own gift doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be presented beautifully.  I didn’t have any wrapping paper handy, so I enlisted Jane’s help.  This is by the far the easiest wrapping paper […]