Home Made Toys ~ Textured Wood Blocks (Ages 9 months Up)

What you will need:

Wood blocks, dowels, or cardboard boxes
Cloth remnants
Glue

Homemade toys Take common wood blocks, smoothed wood or cardboard boxes.

Homemade toys Use remnants of cloth from your sewing pile (you know, the one you’ve been meaning to get to?) or buy remnants in fabric store in as many different textures as possible, such as silk, tulle, corduroy, felt, or velvet.

Homemade toys Cover the blocks and glue into place or sew on as slip covers.

Toys for kids you make Allow your child a chance to feel and play with the blocks to experience the different textures.

Toys for kids you make If you don’t have blocks just use the different cloth and let your child play with the cloth.

Toys for kids you make See which is his/her favorite!

Advertisements

About Helouise Steenkamp

I'm a 45 plus, Devoted Wife and Mother. Adonai has blessed us with two Amazingly Wonderful Sons. We have had the privilege of being Place of Safety parents for 1 1/2 years and there after foster parents to a Darling Princess for 5 years. She was reconciled with her biological parents in Dec'14. Our hearts are still aching from the loss, but we know that as we trust Adonai with our salvation, so we can trust Him with her future. We welcomed our new 4 year old foster child on 05JUN'15.
This entry was posted in Creating Lasting Memories, Foster Care Advice, Helping to bring Healing, How To Make/ Craft Projects, Knitting Your Family, Parenting with Love, Words of Advice. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Comment /or Share your Foster Care experience

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s