Family Matters: Lego Parties & Other Creative Kid Projects
Friday, March 11, 2011
Kido Tip 1. Lego fun
All of the kids we know, and most of the adults, love to lose themselves in acts of elaborate building. This weekend, we’ll be clearing off the table and spreading out our blocks, marble runs, and Legos to see where they
Kido Tip 2. Spring forward
Daylight Saving Time is March 13, 2011. I find it helpful to set our clocks forward one hour before we go to bed tonight so when we wake up we know what time it is supposed to be. Daylight Saving Time, takes on new meaning when you are a parent – for good and bad. From what it will do to your kid’s sleep schedule, to more time for a walk or to play at the park after dinner. Personally, the longer days put me in a better mood. Read helpful tips on how to help your child adjust to the new time change on the Keep Kids Healthy Web site.
Kido Tip 3. DIY Bottle cap magnets
Transform your kid photos or artwork into a handmade bottle cap magnets. Materials needed (found at home and/or at craft shop); Clean bottle caps, photos/artwork to fit 1"circle, Modge Podge, Mod Podge Dimensional Magic, small magnets, adhesive glue, scissors, and toothpicks. Easy to follow steps found on Kidoinfo.
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