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5 minute toy hack-how to make old seem new

I don’t know who gets bored of our toys faster, my boys or me.  Its like, how many times can you make the little car go down the ramp?  Sometimes I actually want to cry when my oldest, Boston, asks me to build a tower.  I go through it in my head: build tower, it gets… Continue reading 5 minute toy hack-how to make old seem new

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Doctors Office Play

So my daughter stayed home ‘sick’ today. Really we had a rough night and I told her if she wanted to stay home we could snuggle and watch Harry Potter.  After a little morning snuggle time the 5 year old requested a doctors office. It took me 3 minutes to pull out my dramatic play box… Continue reading Doctors Office Play

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Ice Skating Imaginative Play

In honor of December we have set up our Ice Skate Rink…in our basement. Every week or two I try to switch our dramatic play area and I thought I’d share how easy it is to make a quick fun set up with things you already have! First we have our ice skating rink. I… Continue reading Ice Skating Imaginative Play