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Mud Pie

Materials

  • Sand
  • Dirt
  • Water
  • Bucket
  • Cake pan or pie plate
  • Grass or flower petals for decoration

Directions

  1. Make some really good mud for your child's play.
  2. Hand-mix sand, clean dirt, and water in a large bucket.
  3. Keep the mud really thick.
  4. Give your child a cake pan or pie plate and let her make a pie.
  5. Decorate the results of your child's efforts with grass or flower petals and bake in the sun.

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Copyright 1998 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Preschooler's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

To order this book visit Meadowbrook Press.


August 28, 2014



Variety is the spice of life! Swap out boring sandwiches for simple and healthy alternatives, like crackers and cheese, veggie or fruit kebabs, pasta salad, or breakfast for lunch (such as yogurt and granola, or whole wheat waffles).


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