Like many families, we tried hard to stick with a homemade theme for the holidays. There were lots of terrific afternoons spent baking and crafting. The holidays might be over but my kids are still in a homemade mood.
While on the search for a doable project, I found these mix-n-match blocks over at Mer Mag. Merrilee made these blocks using 4x4 fencing posts cut into cubes. The face of each block has the head, torso, or legs of four different animals and spinning the blocks around gives you funny combinations. We adore Merrilee's paintings but anything that inspires your child would work.
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