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We all know that the sport of summer is baseball. But it’s not easy to hold a glass of Apothic White while trying to field a fly ball.
Dinosaur garden outdoor play area
I love to take something my child loves to play with and use it in lots of different ways. This can encourage them to try different ways to play, and lets them learn important skills by doing something they love. If you know a child who loves trucks and cars, try these super transport activities.
For those of you with a pint-sized family member at home, you may have heard of the latest baby toy trend — sensory bags. Children (and adults, for that matter) learn best when they engage the senses. By exposing babies to different textures, colors, or sounds, they are developing cognitive skills. Which is why sensory bags are the greatest thing to hit the baby circuit: they’re super easy to make and provide hours of mess-free play. Try these #DIY tutorials.
FLOAM- the most fun play material ever!  Make your own with this easy recipe.
It's no surprise that this is the most popular recipe on Bake Play Smile. I love this No-Bake Malteser Slice so much... and have made it about a zillion times!
Popping Paint Filled Balloons. Kids crafts, preschool crafts, messy play, children's crafts, messy play ideas, popping balloons, paint balloons, glitter balloons
Make a Willow Den in your garden - we are sooo doing this next year!