Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

Have you ever been to a Busy Bag Swap?

I'm going to my first one in a few weeks and I'm excited! The idea is that you get 8-10 moms to each make a set number of "busy bags" (large storage size ziploc bags that contain an activity for your toddler/preschooler), the number of moms coming plus one to share/show the group. Each mom then leaves with 8-10 new bags of tricks for her child to play with. A cookie exchange, only with busy bags instead of cookies.
I'm making old fashioned lacing cards out of coated string and laminated card stock in a transportation theme. So far I have a car, train, bus, airplane and rocket ship. I'm working on a motorcycle, but it's a more complicated shape! Any other modes of transportation I'm missing?

Answer Question
 
missanc

Asked by missanc at 2:03 PM on Oct. 4, 2012 in General Parenting

Level 43 (163,378 Credits)
Answers (5)
  • Great ideas, thanks!
    missanc

    Comment by missanc (original poster) at 2:10 PM on Oct. 4, 2012

  • boat
    isabellah

    Answer by isabellah at 3:13 PM on Oct. 4, 2012

  • Truck
    Ship
    Submarine
    helicopter
    glider
    hot air balloon
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 4:04 PM on Oct. 4, 2012

  • Wow what a great idea. I have nothing to add to the lists above. If you run out of ideas you might check enchantedlearning.com
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 5:05 PM on Oct. 4, 2012

  • I have nothing to add to the lists either. I think that is such a great idea. Sounds like fun to me!
    JennieMarie1103

    Answer by JennieMarie1103 at 10:55 PM on Oct. 4, 2012

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN