Playful Picks (October 2, 2011)

by Amy on October 2, 2011

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Quote of the Week

An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.

{Henry David Thoreau}

Fun Activities & Projects

Cornmeal Play Dough :: Little Wonders’ Days

Cupcake Collage :: Laugh, Paint, Create!

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Snack Squares :: How Sweet It Is

Air is a Substance (experiments & art ideas) :: Living and Learning

Apple Pie Dip & Cinnamon-Sugar Tortilla Chips :: The Peach Kitchen

Acorn Necklaces :: Family Fun

What We’re Reading

We are sharing some of our favorite seasonal books on our October Book List. Maybe you can find some new book ideas for your next library visit!

Creative Products

I don’t have a toddler to shop for, but maybe you do! Here are a few fun toys for little ones that have caught my eye lately:

At the Zoo Puzzle Wheel :: Mudpuppy

Fruit Cutting Set :: ImagiPLAY

Tobbles :: Fat Brain Toys

Uncle Goose Wooden Count and Stack Blocks :: Oompa

6-foot Rainbow Parachute :: Discount School Supply

Have a great week!


camille October 2, 2011 at 4:17 am

Those tobbles look so fun! My daughter is turning one this month – looks like a fun toy for the next year!!

Kelly October 2, 2011 at 8:05 am

Thank you for featuring our cornmeal play dough. I love your October book list. I was just getting ready to switch out our themed book basket for the month. I should look for some of your titles you list.

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