Monthly Archives: December 2011

Holiday Fun – Salt Dough Ornaments

I’ve always wanted to try making something out of  salt dough. I suppose I just never had a focus or motivator. The approaching holidays and my toddler’s spiked interest in play dough gave me the perfect excuse to try out this new art form. I found many recipes and instructions for salt dough online and…

Sensory Play – Packing Peanuts

In my research for winter themed sensory play ideas I came across packing peanuts as an intriguing material. I’m an avid Freecycler and decided the next time I saw packing peanuts offered I’d request them for some good old toddler play.  My 19 month old son, Zeke, is my beloved guinea pig for new projects…