Category Archives: Creative Play

Fun with Maps

I recently got this awesome idea for some map exploration fun. I know I’ve mentioned before that Love Bug is really into maps, so I figured he would like this. All I had to do was print out a few … Continue reading

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Follow the Yarn Surprise Game

What a fun and easy game to set up! I took a long (very long) string of yarn (it was especially fun for the boys because it was multicolored and keep switching colors) and trailed it all around the house, … Continue reading

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Bath Snow!

I’ve been trying to come up with some fun new bath ideas (usually it’s just shaving cream) lately. One great idea that I found on Pinterest was for bath snow. All it takes is baking soda and water. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Water Absorption Science

Like our recent sink vs. float science activity, this one was incredibly easy to set up and do. We set out a few different things like foil, wax paper, felt, paper towel, etc. along with a bowl of water. Then … Continue reading

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Sink vs. Float Science

This was a very simple science activity. We just set out several items and a bowl of water. We predicted what we thought would float and what would sink. We had a bracelet, a toy Bert, a tortilla chip, and … Continue reading

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Writing and Art Table

We got a really great train table a little over a year ago, but soon our train tracks began to outgrow it. The boys ended up building track on the carpet every day and using the table only for storing … Continue reading

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Making Maps

Love Bug is really into maps. We’ve done treasure maps before, but we recently explored some new ways to make our own maps. Some of the things we’ve done were drawing a map of our neighborhood in sidewalk chalk, using … Continue reading

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