That also means more indoor play. Time to bust out the roll of paper.
Yes, paper. I’m sure you are thinking “um, yeah, that is the simplest, non-new idea. thankyou
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