We have been having lots of snow storms in Iowa.  Friday, HJ and I hit up a local sledding hill and went down the hill a few times before SOMEONE declared themselves cold.  And then I had to pull the sled with toddler in tow for a 10 minute walk.

That night, I decided to bring the snow inside.  I filled up a tupperware container and laid out some toys.

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Then HJ put on some mittens and a hat (not sure why he picked the hat, but he did).

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He dug the snow, buried toys, and followed the rule that “the snow has to stay in the container”.  This fun little activity kept him occupied for over an hour.  I was able to clean the kitchen and play at the same time :).  Clean up was also easy, I just took the toys back to the toy room and dumped the snow in the yard.

 

2 Thoughts on “Playing with Snow

  1. Sherri on March 14, 2013 at 12:44 pm said:

    What a really cute idea!

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