Make a cardboard castle using discarded boxes and toilet paper rolls
There are many ways to build a castle with children. Once I already made a small cardboard toy castle with my kids, but this time we wanted something more impressive. For our castle we collected cardboard boxes of different size, and toilet paper tubes. Using those building blocks, paint and some colored paper, we created this castle with floors, round towers, windows and a cone-shaped roof. This project is very easy and straightforward. Reverse the boxes, stack them one onto another, put…
15 Toys You Can Make with Cardboard
I don’t know about you, but my daughter and I start to go a little stir crazy at this time of year. We try to get out as much as possible, but sometimes with these short, cold days we can’t be out for long. I’ve been keeping my eye out for inexpensive do-it-yourself ways to have a little fun indoors. Here are some fun and budget-friendly cardboard creations that are sure to keep your little ones entertained during those final weeks of Winter: Row One: 1.
5 Coolest DIY Kids Toys Made with Cardboard - Petit & Small
If you have a cardboard box hoarding problem, consider turning them into one of these kid-friendly toys. Cardboard is an incredibly versatile material and is safe for kids to play with. Furthermore, DIY cardboard toys are cheap, creative, and often easier to make than you might think. Let’s check out some of the toys you […]
12 awesome toys you can make from cardboard boxes - Cool Mom Picks
Stuck with a post-holiday pile of cardboard boxes? Turn that trash into treasure with these cool craft ideas for DIY kids' toys made from cardboard.
Cereal Box Parking Garage - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
We made a fun parking garage for hot wheels cars today! This idea came from the October 2010 issue of Family Fun magazine. For this project, you need two cereal boxes, enough toilet paper or paper towel rolls to cut five 4″ lengths, tacky glue, scissors, and yellow construction paper. First, cut the front panel […]
Repurpose Cardboard Boxes into Kid Crafts/Toys!
Faire des jouets avec des cartons : j'ai déjà fait avec mon fils le lit de poupées et tout son électroménager, frigo, cuisinière et lave-linge !
Cardboard Box Hot Wheels Car Garage with Ramps - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here’s a fun cardboard box toy to make – a Hot Wheels parking garage with ramps! The great part about cardboard box projects is that the materials are free, and you can toss it in the recycling bin when the kids are done with it. 🙂 (We do NOT save all the projects we make!) […]
DIY Travel Coloring Case - Family Fresh Meals
My girls love to color. Give them a pack of post-it notes, and they are busy for hours. These DIY Travel Coloring Case are a parent's live saver!
Toddlers Love Hammering Tees into a Box!
Pounding tees into a cardboard box - great idea for fine motor skills for toddlers!