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hpr2294 :: Activities with a Toddler

11 things you can do with a toddler you are taking care of.

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Hosted by Shane Shennan on 2017-05-18 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
parenting, toddlers, children. 5.
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Duration: 00:11:03


Here is the list I check when I am looking for something to do with my toddler. Note that these are good indoor activities.

[ ] Milk and TV
[ ] Duplo
[ ] Dollhouse
[ ] Meal preparation
[ ] Mixing bowl
[ ] Crafts or painting
[ ] Sink time
[ ] Chasing and tickling
[ ] Reading
[ ] Cat videos
[ ] Container of similar things


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Comment #1 posted on 2017-05-19 21:56:14 by Windigo


I've got a daughter on the way, so advice from those "in the trenches" is always appreciated.

Comment #2 posted on 2017-05-20 01:19:33 by dodddummy

Nice show

For what it's worth, I smiled through most of this show.

Comment #3 posted on 2017-05-20 14:21:01 by David Morriss

This was great

I loved this. It brought back such memories.

For what it's worth, we collected loads of "craftable" stuff when my two kids were small. I found a large box full of it in the attic when tidying last year. Stuff like egg cartons, cardboard tubes, cardboard boxes (flattened), washed food trays, lollipop sticks and similar, straws... You get the idea.

Play was with all of these and PVA glue/sticky tape, and sometimes paint. You can bet that all manner of fantastic structures were built.

Comment #4 posted on 2017-05-21 16:45:45 by Jonathan Kulp

Ride the Bus

What an excellent show! What I liked best was that I could hear you smiling when you talked about doing certain things with your daughter. This is great.

One thing I used to like to do with my kids when they were that age was to take them riding on the city bus, which is something we don't do for our normal travel. There's a bus route that picks up at the end of our street and ends up walking distance from Barnes & Noble bookstore. Having a destination that they liked and getting to ride on the bus was great fun for them at that age.

Comment #5 posted on 2017-05-22 07:35:43 by clacke


Beautiful episode. The love is clearly audible all across the microphone, the internet and my speaker.

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