Building with Marshmallows and Toothpicks {Boredom Buster}

This is by no means a new ideas, but it is still well-loved among my children!

It is inexpensive, builds fine-motor skills, lets the creative juices flow and is yummy!

So grab a bag of mini-marshmallows ($1) and a box of toothpicks ($1), and let your kids go to town building, creating and snacking!

Remember to join in the fun and build something too!  Your kids will love the interaction and you might find an inner architect is hiding somewhere in there :)

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What activities are you doing with your kids to help bust the mid-summer boredom?

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  1. says

    Milynn! <br /><br />That is a WONDERFUL idea!! I really had fun building with marshmallows too so I am sure you and your boyfriend will have a blast!<br /><br />I know I said it was a kid craft, but you have brought up a wonderful point, this really is fun for anyone of any age!!<br /><br />Thanks so much for stopping by and taking the time to comment.<br /><br />Have a wonderful day!<br />

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