Thursday, May 21, 2009

Playgroup - making trailmix

Another totally easy but fun idea for any of you moms out there looking for a great playdate or playgroup activity: make trailmix!
We just had everyone bring a variety of foods (almonds, rice crispies, raisins, coconut, cheerios, etc.) - it was pretty much whatever we all had on hand to grab from the pantry!  We put it all out in bowls, gave the kids each a cup and let 'em at it.  The results were delicious - and, since we did it outside, there was no cleanup.  Fantastic.  For any of you who care, this is also a great activity to work on/teach your child how to use their pincer grasp. :-)  

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