1. Ping Pong Ball Shooters

    We got this fantastic idea for ping pong ball shooters from Come Together Kids.  I made a couple of revisions - they used them to shoot pom poms and mini…

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  2. Lego Fun Friday: Tallest Structure Challenge

    Did your kids have fun building tall LEGO® structures this week?  We had a great time at our house.  We ended up using Duplos exclusively because they offer the potential…

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  3. Baby Play: Pretend Fabric Wipes

    It's amazing what fun you can have with scraps of fabric!  When Jonathan was a tiny baby, I saw this idea on Counting Coconuts to make a fabric "baby wipes"…

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  4. Lego Fun Friday Challenge: Tallest Structure

    It's time for a new LEGO® challenge!  For next week's LEGO® Fun Friday blog hop, the challenge is to build the tallest possible structure.  Use Duplos or regular LEGO®s (we…

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  5. Lego Fun Friday: Build a Boat Challenge

    We had so much fun building LEGO® boats this week! The one in the picture above was the first one that Aidan built, and he was shocked to discover that…

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  6. Lego Fun Friday: Build a Boat Challenge

    This Friday is LEGO® Fun Friday!  The challenge for this week is to build a LEGO® boat that actually floats (and that doesn't involve a pre-made LEGO® boat as the…

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  7. Lego Fun Friday: Dinosaur Building Challenge

    It's time for LEGO® Fun Friday!  LEGO® Fun Friday is a blog hop for kid-generated LEGO® designs or LEGO® learning activities that happens on the first and third Fridays of…

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  8. What We Didn't Do

    Some friends of ours gave us this awesome washing machine box!  So what did we do with it? We didn't make a rocket ship. We didn't make a bear cave.…

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  9. A Lego Fun Friday Building Challenge

    This coming Friday is LEGO® Fun Friday, and we're going to try a building challenge this week!  I thought that a specific challenge for kids to build could be fun,…

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  10. Angry Birds Beanbags and Activities

    Much to my children's chagrin, we don't spend very much time on video games at our house.  This spring, however, I got my first smart phone and we downloaded Angry…

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