8. GET CRAFTY!
Crafting is fun but honestly, I get lazy doing crafts too. So let me let you in on a little secret: I only do crafts with Luke when our monthly box from Oli’s Boxship arrives. Haha! It comes complete with instructions and materials already so I don’t have to plan anything beforehand!
ONE-UP TIP: WORK ON A CRAFTY COSTUME FOR PRETEND PLAY!
Make a craft that doubles up as something else, like a costume, for extended fun time! This crafting activity for example doubled up as a superhero costume for Luke. Hmm, he might have had just as much fun running around and jumping from big rocks as he did working on the craft. Haha!
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