I am amazed at my toddler. There are many reasons for me to be thankful .
These DIY ideas are for helping toddlers overcome their stumble blocks in life.
My son loves to color… but when he tries to grab a crayon, he uses all five fingers on his hand. I thought this will make a nice friend who can help him hold crayons correctly.
A snug fitting socks with two holes for thumb and index finger.
Meal time was a big struggle for us, but he would open his mouth when I made train sounds or car sounds. Meal time became less stressful for both of us.
Plastic spoon with animals, cars, dinosaurs, planes, action heroes, and etc. (Why didn’t I think of this before!)
When our daughter was transitioning into toddler bed, we were looking for a princess bed. We looked everywhere but could not find the one we liked.
We wanted a reasonably priced non plastic bed frame. If I would have seen this picture sooner, it would have been most helpful to us.
An old table turned up side down for a princess toddler bed.
My son loves decorating Christmas tree and he loves to turn the lights on when it is dark outside. He was so sad when mom had to put the tree away. This will make a great alternative gift.
A light table made with Christmas lights and plastic container.
When my daughter was a toddler, we looked for a doll house. The doll houses in most toy stores were too big or too tall. I thought this was “just right” for toddler girls.
A bookcase made into a doll house.
Toddlers need larger surface to paint, doodle, draw, and have fun. They need to use larger surface for developing gross motor skills and mastering fine motor skills.
An old table with chalk paint.
Even with stools, toddlers manage to splash all over sink counter top.
Upcycled Sink Extender
At our home, we need all the help we can get when it comes to brushing teeth.
Drill holes on the plastic Dinosaur, Fire engine, Trains, or Cars.
My boy loves to carry around his cars and trains! There is not enough pockets on his clothes. Also, he is always hungry. This shoulder strap will solve all of his problems.
The best toy and food shoulder strap ever!
I think we already have a collection of more than 20 cars. I find them everywhere!
Magnetic Strips on the Wall.
Private garage show room on the wall.
Here is an additional help for toddlers.