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DIY Projects

Favourite toys = Art

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I loooove this idea of taking photos of your child’s favourite toys and having them printed on canvas. Doesn’t have to be lego. Imagine their favourite teddy or matchbox car. I think they look effective in black and white but if you wanted to brighten a room, colour would be a great option. via iammommahearmeroar

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Marble Run Train Track!

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This reminds me of that old game Mouse Trap. If the boys grow tired of driving trains along the tracks, set up a marble run! via mayamade

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Lego Travel Box

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I have seen a few different versions of this idea but I love this one. You could even use one of those large nappy cases. Handy for in the car and on holidays. via kv barn

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Lego Letter!

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A simple idea that is just soooo effective. I bet you are wondering why you didn’t think of it. Just sitting here thinking of the different colour combinations and pieces I could use….such a unique cool idea. My boys would go crazy if I made it for their wall or door! found via Etsy but you could easily [...]

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Drawers with robot style

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If you have an old chest of drawers or just don’t like the look of the ones you have, why not paint them and match them to the theme of your boy’s bedroom. I came across this DIY project at Funcycled. Robots I think would be easy for a basic painter (as there are really [...]

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My Weather Station

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My six year old is very curious about weather. Every morning on the way to school he gives me a little weather report and his prediction of what the weather will be like during the day. I found this Weather Station and to my delight it is a free printable! Here is the link for [...]

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Use a noodle to stop him rolling out!

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I see loads of ideas for pool noodles and this one is an awesome idea if you have moved your little guy into a big bed. Place a pool noodle under the fitted sheet to stop him rolling out of bed at night. Found via RainyDay1235

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Is the cubby looking dull?

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If the cubby house is looking a little dull and boring or the boys want it to look more like a knights castle, why not spray paint it! The owner of this DIY project used three to four cans of Rustoleum spray paint to achieve this great result. The boys will think it is a [...]

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Dinosaur Terrarium

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My boys have been asking me for a dog for the last few months. The other day when I explained to them that it just wasn’t possible at the moment I had a little giggle when they then asked me for a dinosaur. This got me thinking that maybe there was a way that this could be possible. [...]

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Under the table hammock!

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I wish I was small enough to fit under here! A perfect little space for your little one to relax, read a book or take a snooze. The boys will looooove it! I bet you are thinking – why didn’t I think of that! found via joyfulabode

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