Tuesday, March 9, 2010

The "My children are sick and we can't leave the house" To-Do List

  1. Snuggle on the couch and read
  2. Bake cookies
  3. Build a city out of legos
  4. Discover how ice becomes water by using a hair dryer to melt an ice cube
  5. Give bubble baths
  6. Crawl into mommy and daddy's bed for a group nap
  7. Trace your child's body onto a large piece of paper, give them crayons and stickers and see what develops
  8. Make forts
  9. Give your child a camera and see your home through their eyes
  10. Watch Nick Jr.
  11. Have stair races (slide down on your bottom)
  12. Water, meet food coloring
  13. Make a puzzle rug (put together every puzzle your child has and line them up next to each other to make a "rug")
  14. Throw a birthday party for your child's favorite stuffed animal
  15. Have a scavenger hunt
  16. Make sock puppets and put on a show
  17. Form a band (get creative with your "instruments") and play your child's favorite songs
  18. Give LOTS of kisses and hugs


  1. Aww this is a cute list! Makes being sick sound like a blast.
    I hope your kids feel better.

  2. love the sock puppet show idea. thanks for the list. wishing your little ones well!