A Dry river bed instead of a traditional sand pit. Large and smaller river rock lining a sand river with tree stumps, ferns and toys. This is a home daycare that has a lot of natural play elements in their backyard play environment.
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Instead of the traditional veggie tray! One of my favorite ideas for a baby or wedding shower. This appetizer was easy to eat and participate in party activities at the same time. They were a hit at the last shower I attended.