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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

spiderweb challenge




Living with parents certainly has a lot of benefits, especially when you can give them a grandchild from time to time.

Every parent knows that feeling of burnout. Even the most creative and imaginative of us experience mental fatigue. We go online, we talk to our parents, we find inspiration somewhere, or some days -- let's admit it -- we turn on a movie or a story CD and try not to think too hard until bedtime. And then there are other days when we are somehow on fire with inspiration.

My mum deserves credit for the spiderweb challenge. Simple idea. Two days worth of fun. It was a ball of cheap yarn, the living room, and some time spent doing contortions and army crawling, and we had a very happy little boy. Even taking it down was fun because he got to snip away at all the pieces with scissors and watch how strands fell and loosened in the process.

What games do you think you could play with a ball of yarn?


1 comment:

  1. I used to play the same game with my children. How to move around the living room/bedroom without touching the string (or wool!) so much fun and would keep them occupied for hours :)

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