During the summer months, sometimes a rainy day is actually a good change of pace. Yesterday it rained nonstop here in the NYC area, and we used it as an excuse to play inside. For your next rainy summer day, we rounded up a few fun ideas from our archives including the beauty of autobahn tape and a bunch of ideas on how to amuse your toddler...

1 Rainy Day Fun: Autobahn Floor Tape

2 Rainy Day Fun and Simple Things

3 How to Amuse Toddlers.

4 How To: Gluten Free Play Clay

5 How To: Paper Pinwheels