That also means more indoor play. Time to bust out the roll of paper.
And you are correct. Though, with all the gadgets, toys, videos, etc. available to our kids now, sometimes this simple, obvious sanity-saver gets unintentionally forgotten.
The paper roll is something I have to keep around the house for just such occasions. Here are some things we have used ours for:
Paper Roll Ideas
Drop cloth for crafts
- Tic-Tac-Toe and Bingo boards
- Roads for our toy cars
- Super hero capes with string attached
- Probably a lot more!
And, it is not just for the kids. I have also used it for many helpful purposes including protecting floors (or windows) while painting:
Some other ways I’ve had use for the paper roll:
- Gift Wrap
- Car floorboard cover
- Packing paper when moving or mailing bulk
- Endless crafting