Use family photos to make a special memory game as a gift.
Craft ideas and instructions – go make something fun with your hands for your baby or yourself! Our most popular craft projects have been Make easy toddler pants out of an old t-shirt and Alter your board books. Have a look around, make something, and share your pictures!
Then I had the idea of using fingerpaint not as paint, but more as a drawing tool, and suddenly it became not messy at all. Nothing to wash. No mess!
Upgrade your own crib: a challenge for parents in need of a decent bedroom. Why should your baby have the nicest room in the house?
Here are some impressive costume ideas that we’ve spotted for little ones who are going to stay in their strollers while you’re out for the evening.
Write a huge list of all the things you like to do — even without baby! — so you’ll never be at a loss for how to spend your precious time.
Fill the kitchen sink with warm soapy water, plastic cups, utensils, etc. Let your toddler pretend to make something or wash dishes.
Too often there are tons of pictures of baby with friends and family, but only a few with Mom and baby because we’re so often behind the camera
A few quick photo ideas – especially for second babies.
To set up a perfect dress-up bin for a toddler, add to it little by little when you lay your hands on stray fairy wings, odd sunglasses & beads!
A few sheets of felt, found at a fabric or craft store, can become a Make Your Own Pizza Kit or Make Your Own Taco Kit for your own child
Unique children’s artwork, inspired by special clothing from their lives.
Ready for another challenge? Take baby to a paint-your-own pottery studio and get footprints made on a tile or frame.