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Gift ideas that toddlers can make for their daddy?

I'm trying to think of something I can have my 2 1/2 year olds make for their daddy for Christmas. I'd like to add some sweet poem about daddies to whatever we make, but I'm having a hard time coming up with anything. I'm so not creative! Any ideas?


Asked by doublethejoy616 at 11:26 PM on Dec. 21, 2008 in Holidays

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  • hand prints with finger paint, then frame it... or trace their hands, let them color it and add the poem. my daughter brought home from preschool a folded paper, at the bottom was a flower pot, at the top was the flower, a long stem had the poem written on it, the leaves had different sayings, like i love you or just artwork from her.

    Answer by KnoxvilleDoula at 4:12 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • cut a border or draw a box around the borders...
    have him color, paint glitter the outside of the a frame..
    punch holes on the side of it..
    tie it together with anthing or a 3 ring binder
    you got a cute colored book for daddy

    Answer by mama2twins07 at 11:29 PM on Dec. 21, 2008


    try here I like these ones


    Answer by Anonymous at 12:41 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • My daughter made a picture frame for my dad, I just bought a picture frame from the store and foam stickers, spelled out Grandpa and Me with the stickers and let her decorate the rest with foamies. It turned out really cute.

    Answer by toriandgrace at 5:10 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • Footprint with this poem:
    "Walk a little slower Daddy," said a child so small.
    "I'm following in your footsteps and I don't want to fall.
    Sometimes your steps are very fast.
    Sometimes they're hard to see;
    So walk a little slower, Daddy,
    For you are leading me.

    Someday when I'm all grown up,
    You're what I want to be;
    Then I will have a little child
    Who'll want to follow me.

    And I would want to lead just right,
    And know that I was true;
    So, walk a little slower, Daddy,
    For I must follow you."

    I don't know the authors name.

    Answer by SusieD250 at 5:47 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • Wow thanks guys! Great ideas!

    Answer by doublethejoy616 at 9:02 AM on Dec. 22, 2008