After a not so good week and an even worse night sleep Elisabeth and I needed something to cheer us up but didn’t involve doing anything too energetic (she kept us up all night as she has a nasty cold), and what is more fun than a new toy?!? But going to a toy shop was just too much like hard work.
Because Elisabeth loves posting letters and I had some old cardboard boxes lying around, we decided to make a post box for her. So, armed with scissors and sticky tape we went in our study. Only 15 minutes later we came out with this:
We folded some coloured paper into postcard size and Elisabeth had lots of fun for ages:
So simple, so cheap but so much fun!
- Cardboard Boxes: Most Important Toy of my Childhood (musedramblings.wordpress.com)