Thursday, December 11, 2008

TV Free Snow Day

Cookie Magazine has a terrific online exclusive right now, outlining all kinds of TV-free ways for your kids to have fun. From green crafts (recycled Rudolph anyone?) to instructions for building a terrarium (I loved those when I was a kid), Cookie has mapped out hours of creative fun for you and your kids that doesn't involve a minute of channel surfing. Don't miss their list of indoor games and activities for when you get snowed in or their comprehensive list of the best children's books, organized by age group.

2 comments:

rebecca said...

Great tips, thanks meaghan!

I found a similar list just for toddlers with some truly unique ideas. I promise you will be amazed by the power of tape, i was! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Amuse-Toddlers/

And I also posted a few ideas of my own over at eensies
http://eensies.blogspot.com/2008/12/brrrr.html

Mrs.French said...

I have always wanted to make a terraium...now I have the play by play...thanks to you...xo t